Nate has worked as chief process architect, helping a team of Business Process Architects achieve a successful PLM go-live and subsequent imporvements over several phases.
He has been a member or workstream leader on projects for some of the largest medical device companies, such as Johnson and Johnson, Stryker, Edwards Lifesciences, Medtronic, Zimmer-Biomet, and Tyco Healthcare, operating with user bases from 20 people, to upwards of 30,000.
Nate has worked in a variety of roles across PLM projects, including as a developer, tester, support, process lead, technical lead, integration lead, migration lead, validation lead, and project lead.
Nate holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science, and a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics, both from Colorado State University.
Nate is currently focuesed on providing consulting and leadership in product innovation and PLM, with a focus on strategy and the execution of business processes, system implementations, user training, and overall organizational change management for large, transformational PLM projects.
Outside of Kalypso
Nate has been married to his lovely wife Robyn for 5+ years. They have two wonderful children, 4-year-old Rocky and 1-year-old Rosie. Also included in their family are their two dogs, Rupert and Maggie. In his free time, Nate enjoys activities with his wife and kids, walking the dogs, reading, movies, and running and exercise of all kinds.