Dedicated Entrepreneur accomplished in concept development, feasibility analysis and securing the funding necessary for successful business growth. Self-motivated CEOeffective in marketing both tangible and intangible products and services. Expert in operations analysis and management. Persuasive speaker and negotiator.
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, 06/1986 to Current Parnell Pharmaceuticals, Inc. – 3070 Kerner Blvd., Suite A, San Rafael, CA 94901 Founder of company which develops, manufactures and markets medical devices, drugs, and cosmetics.Responsible for hiring, research and development, financial administration, medical and regulatory affairs.Develops strategy for expansion to markets, domestic and foreign.Chairs Board of Directors which sets policies and long-term goals.Implements operating procedures and directs staff in daily operations.
Otolaryngologist-Head and Neck Surgeon, 07/1972 to 01/2001 Parnell Medical Corporation – 1030 Sir Francis Drake Blvd., Kentfield, CA 94904 Private medical practice in otolaryngology-head and neck surgery.Hired and supervised nursing and medical office staff.Maintained medical staff appointments at various hospitals.Co-developed the Cosmetic-Laser Surgery Institute, a pioneer and a leading center in the San Francisco Bay Area since 1986.
Bachelor of Arts: Biology, 1961 Clark University - Worcester, MA
M.D.: Medicine, 1965 Georgetown University - Washington, D.C.
LTC, USAR: 1985-19936253rd U.S. Army Hospital, Novato, CA--Deputy Commander,1991-1993Active Duty: 1990-1991, LTC, MC, U.S. Army, Operation Desert StormActive Duty: 1970-1972, MAJ, MC, U.S. Army, Vietnam Era
United States Alternate Delegate, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland, 1974Ross, CA School District Board of Trustees, 1995-2003Marin Community College District Board of Trustees, 1995-2003