Deborah is the Chief Executive Officer of Evidation Health. She is a Director for both the Task Force for Global Health and Sleep Number (NASDAQ: SNBR), serves on the Georgia Tech and Cal Poly Engineering Advisory Boards, and is a Fellow of the American Institute of Medical and Biological Engineering. Earlier in her career, Deborah held leadership roles at CardioDx and Guidant Corporation, where she was Research Fellow, Director of R&D, and Director of New Ventures in its Vascular Intervention Division prior to its acquisition by Boston Scientific. Deborah was the first female advisory board chair for Georgia Tech’s College of Engineering, the largest producer of engineering degrees in the US, and she also sits on the advisory board for the College of Engineering at the California Polytechnic State University. Deborah is a Fellow of the American Institute of Medical and Biological Engineering and is a co-founder of the MedtechVision Conference now held annually in Silicon Valley. She has been named to FierceBiotech’s Top Women in Biotech, FierceMedicalDevice’s Top Women in Medtech, and Silicon Valley Business Journal’s 100 Women of Influence. She holds B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in engineering, with a minor in applied mathematics and statistics, from Georgia Tech.
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