John has more than 20 years of practical experience in applications and database development. He has designed and implemented software for standalone test rigs and enterprise systems. A graduate of the United States Naval Academy with a B.S in Electrical Engineering, he implemented several database tracking systems to automate various reporting and management tasks while on Active Duty. Later he was a Technology Manager with Accenture, Director of Internet Self-Service at a major Insurance company, and Director of Medical Device Compliance and VP of Manufacturing with a Class III Medical Device designer and manufacturer, which company he joined as a startup. John has extensive experience in project leadership and software/product development life cycle management, requirements definition and design, testing and implementation. He has developed systems for use in various quality and regulatory systems including cGMP, ISO 13485, and 21 CFR Part 11 and has a detailed understanding of the particular requirements of applications in regulated environments.