Applied Education in the MedTech Industry

MTQ Faculty

The MTQ program will be taught primarily by industry experts as adjunct faculty and select University Professors.  The program faculty will be posted on this page in the coming months.


MTQ Instructors and Developers


David Amor,

Chief Operations Officer; VP of Quality & Regulatory
ReMind Technologies LLC

Meena Chettiar, M.A., MS

Senior Supplier Quality Engineer

Steve Czarniak, M.S.

Project Manager, Global Business Excellence
Boston Scientific

Doug Devens, Ph.D.

Manager, Sterilization Assurance Laboratory

Don Ertl

Senior Clinical Quality Manager
Medtronic, Inc.

Steve Gompertz

Quality Management Systems Potential, LLC

Brian Gracek, M.E.M.

Quality Manager

Karen Hulting, Ph.D.

Senior Principal Statistician

Medtronic, Inc

David Koosman

Director of Quality


Somesh Lalithraj, M.S..

Senior Manager, Quality Assurance
Beckman Coulter, Inc.


Julie Maes

Director, Documentation Services

St. Jude Medical




Mona Magnuson
QRCS Owner / Consultant / Notified Body Auditor NSAI

M. Sue Norenberg, BA, MBA
Sr. Manager, Clinical Quality
Medtronic, Inc.

George Omae, MS
Sr. Engineering Manager
Medtronic, Inc.

Dave Pettijohn, P.E.
Process Development
Boston Scientific

Diane Sahr, RN, BSN, CCRA
Vice President Clinical Research

Mark Swanson
President and Lead Consultant
H&M Consulting Group

Michael Schnabel
Quality Director, Supplier Development and Distribution
St. Jude Medical


Jacqueline Torfin
Vice President of Global Quality and Contract Management
Heraeus Medical Components

Kelly Weyrauch
Agile Quality Systems LLC



Professionals interested in applying for faculty positions may download application materials.