Our Management Team
Kent D. Krueger, CPA | Chief Financial Officer
Graduated from Arizona State University in 1988 with a Bachelor of Science in Business.
Certified Public Accountant in Arizona since 1992
Arizona State Society of CPA – Tax Steering Committee Member
Arizona State Society of CPA – CPAs in Industry Steering Committee Member
Member of American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Keith Bjork, MD | Sales Assistant
Jaehyun Kim, Ph.D. | Principal Scientist
Prior to his work at Amnio Technology, Dr. Kim served as a Research Fellow at the Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine (WFIRM) for 6 years, which is one of the leading institutions in the field of biotechnology and regenerative medicine for developing replacement tissues and organs. In this role, Dr. Kim managed interdisciplinary teams and directed multiple projects. Dr. Kim developed oxygen-generating scaffolds for dermal wounds, established novel 3D bioprinting techniques for skin substitutes to clinical studies, and generated stem cell-based therapy with composite scaffolds for orthopedic applications. Through 3 years of post-doctoral research in Bioengineering at the University of Pennsylvania, Dr. Kim developed a novel controlled delivery system of osteogenic factors and studied mechanisms of cell-biomaterial interactions for osteogenesis. In recognition of his outstanding research, Dr. Kim received 7 awards.
Dr. Kim holds a B.S. in Biology and M.S. & Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering from University of Iowa with a focus on Biomaterials and Biomechanics, respectively.
Ron Hinton | Quality Manager
Ron served in the U.S. Air Force and Air National Guard as a Base Hospital Laboratory Supervisor/Technical Sergeant for 6 years before beginning his career in Quality Management. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management from Maryville University – St. Louis and has been certified with the ASQ as a Quality Engineer, Quality Auditor, and Quality Manager.
Larry Macal, MBA | Operations Manager
Larry has been in the medical products industry for over 25 years, serving in leadership roles related to new product development, operations, supply chain, supplier management, and continuous improvement. Larry also has had previous responsibility for manufacturing-based IT implementations, product transfers, and supply chain systems.
Larry has held other senior leadership roles within medical device companies in Minneapolis, MN, Flagstaff, AZ, and Switzerland along with, Puerto Rico, as Project Leader for Manufacturing Technology Transfer.
Larry holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business from Arizona State University, an MBA with emphasis in Operations from Ashford University, and is a certified Lean Sigma Black Belt.
Rachel L. Schwartz-Olson, CPA | Controller
Since 2001, Rachel has managed a corporate fiduciary business and a CPA business started by her and her husband. She has successfully managed relationships with clients of both these companies and has numerous dealings with insurance companies, attorneys and banks as well as preparing client financial statements and tax returns.
In 2015, Rachel started in the accounting area with Amnio Technology and accepted a Controller position in November of 2016. Rachel is dedicated to making Amnio Technology one of the premier businesses in their industry.
Scott Day | Director of New Sales
Scott Day is the Director of New Sales for Amnio Technology. He has over over 15 years of experience in the medical device industry. His experience in biologics and hardware of the lower extremity has him uniquely suited to consult Amnio Technology on how best to build out its distribution network.
Scott has a BA from North Carolina State University and an MBA from the University of Mississippi.
David Kennedy | Sales & Account Manager
David has been in healthcare for over 25 years, with a focus on sales and sales management for the last 15 years.
In his last role, David was the Western U.S. Sales Manager for a large Pulmonary Diagnostics medical device company.
He has successfully negotiated and won multi-site, enterprise level sales, as well as winning sole source GPO contracts during his career.
David holds a B.S in Biology from the University of Central Oklahoma.
William Brown, CQA, CQE | Quality Manager
Throughout his career, William has held roles with Quality, Compliance/Regulatory, Engineering and Validation responsibilities, including Manufacturing Support. Leading projects with Research/Development, Process Development, Clinical Manufacturing and Commercial Manufacturing applications, in both Proprietary and Contract Manufacturing Environments, has provided William with insight to differing approaches in regards to process and industry best practices.
Throughout his career, William has worked closely in Aseptic Formulation, Fill and Finish, as well as other sterilization and depyrogenation methodologies. William has experience with various Parenteral Products, Medical Devices, Ophthalmic Solutions, Inhalation Solutions, and Nutritional Products.
William holds undergraduate degrees in the Arts and Business, and is currently studying Biochemistry at the University of Arizona.