Senior Management Team
Charles "Chuck" Grant
Mr. Grant has an extensive background with multi-industry start-ups and restructuring, as well as global experience in China, Asia, and Europe. Areas of particular expertise include mergers and acquisitions, strategic leadership, financing and bank relationships, and pension and benefits management.
Currently, he serves as Chairman and CEO of CKG Partners, an investment and consulting company that assists companies with strategic planning, operational effectiveness, and restructuring. Additionally, he serves on the boards of directors of the Old Nassau, Community Council, Halifax Hospital Foundation, the Civic League of Volusia County and Oceanside Country Club. Previously, he served as Chairman & CEO of SP Industries, as a partner in Riverlake Partners, as a segment CEO of SPX Corporation, and as a segment CFO for Becton Dickinson.
Mr. Grant is a CPA, CGMA with a BS/BA in Management and Accounting from Northeastern University and received an MBA from Columbia University Graduate School of Business.
Mr. Steen has nearly 10 years of experience in both design and manufacturing of medical devices, specializing in ultrasonic systems. Prior to joining Tenex Health, Mr. Steen managed manufacturing and service of phacoemulsification equipment and accessories at American Optisurgical, Inc. With Tenex, he has assumed a lead role in the planning, development and implementation of the processes required for the product realization of the Tenex Health TX System. Mike received his Bachelor’s degree from the University of California, Los Angeles.
Vice President, Quality Assurance & Regulatory Affairs
Mr. Vancelette has 20 years of experience in the medical device industry, including senior management positions in Quality Assurance and Regulatory Affairs, and expertise in Quality Management Systems and Global Regulatory Strategy. He has successful experience in the development of startup medical device companies. Most recently he served as Sr. Director of QA/RA for OrthAlign, Inc. He has also held senior positions in Engineering, Product Development, Operations and Project Management. Mr. Vancelette holds a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute.
Sales and Business Development
Terry Rich brings over 25 years of successful global sales and commercial expertise in orthopedic, spine, and medical device businesses to Tenex. Most recently, he led the turn-around of Alphatec Spine. As a Director & Chief Executive Officer, he led the restructuring efforts, which included rebuilding the executive and management teams and the development of 12 significant new products. As President & Chief Operating Officer, he rebuilt the company’s entire sales and sales leadership teams and executed a strategy to streamline the
Previously, Mr. Rich served as President, Upper Extremities, of Wright Medical Group, and Senior Vice President of U.S. Commercial Operations of Tornier, during which time the company merged with Wright Medical Group. Earlier in his career, Mr. Rich held increasingly senior sales leadership positions at NuVasive, Inc., until leaving the company as Senior Vice President, Sales, West.
Bernard Morrey, MD
Chief Medical Officer
Dr. Morrey is also Emeritus Chairman and Professor of Orthopedics at the Mayo Clinic and the University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio. He has served on the board of governors of the Mayo Clinic and is past president of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS).
Dr. Morrey is past chairman of the board of trustees of the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery and the Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery.
He is a Fulbright Scholar and has authored four textbooks and over 300 peer-reviewed articles.