Miller Vein is focused on becoming the national leader within the vein disease market and has assembled an Advisory Board of top tier talent to reach this goal. The Advisory Board is focused on disrupting and innovating the delivery of vein disease treatment to improve access and to better meet the needs of their patients. The Advisory Board includes leaders with a proven track record in a multitude of healthcare and non-healthcare companies ranging from start-ups to Fortune 500 companies covering more than 15 countries.

Tracy Thirion

Tracy has over 20 years of experience in brand strategy and innovation. She helps clients take a new perspective to problem solving by bringing in outside inspiration and tools. As CEO of innovation agency Bamboo Worldwide, Tracy leads a team of experts in “white space” innovation, who help brands such as Yellow Tail wine, Starbucks, YUM!, Wrigley, Perrigo Pharmaceuticals and Miller Vein identify new territories to expand their offerings. As a mentor to startup incubators, Tracy also loves to help visionaries’ big ideas take root.

Genevieve Gilbreath

Genevieve has over 20 years of experience working cross-discipline on four continents in consumer product goods (CPG), health & wellness, and international experiential education. As Founder/CEO of Herbal Zap (, she brought an innovative natural health solution from ancient Indian traditions to mainstream consumers in the United States. As Managing Director of SKU, the first and leading CPG accelerator, she leads the way in connecting emerging brands & their founders to the mentorship and resources they need to build strong brands and companies. Genevieve loves to share her passion, creativity and entrepreneurial spirit while serving as an advisor for purpose driven companies.

Penny Hoglund

Penny has established herself as a creative and innovative strategist with a track record for growing companies and expanding market share. With 20 years of experience in Business Development and Relationship Management her success is based on understanding and influencing physician referral patterns; identifying new patient segments and complementary service lines; as well developing joint venture concepts across multiple healthcare specialties and disease states.

Laura Moncrieffe

As Global Innovation Director at Bamboo Worldwide, Inc. Laura has helped guide global marquee brands in their innovation and new product development initiatives for the past 25 years. Over her career as a successful innovation designer, facilitator and strategist, Laura has led diverse teams in generating winning concepts in over 14 countries. When not creating great ideas, Laura enjoys helping clients maximize and leverage their personal problem-solving style as an advanced KAI practitioner.

Dawn Piscitelli

Dawn is a brand strategy and marketing expert driven by understanding and delighting consumers. She brings over 20 years of experience across a variety of industries including CPG, Healthcare and Natural Products. Dawn has delivered award-winning work at Procter & Gamble, Mars Incorporated and Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. In her current role, she helps established brands like Hills Pet Care and LifeTime Fitness as well as start-ups grow by optimizing their brand positioning, marketing strategy and messaging.

Todd Sperl

Todd is the Managing Partner at Lean Fox Solutions and an Adjunct Professor for the Oakland University Executive MBA Program. He has co-authored multiple books on Lean Healthcare and presents at numerous regional and national conferences on Lean Six Sigma and Change Management. Todd spent over fifteen years managing projects for Fortune 500 clients and major hospital systems throughout the U.S. and Canada. Todd is a GE-trained Master Black Belt and Master Change Agent.