Leadership in Healthcare Team
We are built on the strength of our people. Our leadership in healthcare team brings diverse experience, skills, and insights to drive innovation and answer our company’s mission: to prepare frontline healthcare workers to Be READY.
President and CEO
As President & CEO of Nasco Healthcare, Ken is focused on developing global high-performance teams to drive commercial and operational excellence.
Ken Miller is a global healthcare executive and cross-industry board member with 30+ years of experience. Ken is known as a shapeshifter for high-potential companies for launching, transforming and evolving world-class companies into profitable & growing businesses. Prior to Nasco Healthcare, he served as Worldwide President Diabetes Care, BD where he revitalized the group into a world-leading organization. Prior to that, Ken transformed a start-up into a global leader by helping to build the Mucinex brand, ultimately acquired by Reckitt Benckiser. Ken has held leadership roles at blue chip companies such as Pfizer (Pharmacia), GlaxoSmithKline (SKB), Roche Labs and Novo Nordisk.
Chief Financial Officer
As CFO of Nasco Healthcare, John Bohrman is responsible for providing financial leadership and plays a key role in establishing and achieving financial objectives and executing business strategies.
John brings 25 plus years of experience in finance, systems, and operations to his role as CFO. Prior to joining Nasco Healthcare, John was a Managing Partner at Hudson Business Analytics and provided management consulting services to senior leadership teams at multi-national corporations and private equity-owned growth companies. Prior to Hudson Business Analytics, John spent over ten years with DHS Systems, a leading provider of products and services to the Department of Defense. At DHS, John served as VP of Financial Planning & Analysis, Corporate Controller and VP of Operations, among other positions.
Global VP of Sales, Marketing and Customer Service
Lee Johnson joined Nasco Healthcare in 2016 as Director of Sales for Europe and the Asia Pacific. In 2018, Lee was promoted to VP, Sales, Marketing and Customer Service, where he is building and leading a high performing team. Lee is responsible to lead and direct all sales, marketing and customer service across our international and US markets. Previously, Lee served as International Sales Manager at Limbs & Things for 20 years, where he developed the international distributor network from 0 to 90 distributors covering over 70 countries. Lee’s passionate commitment to continuous improvement and dedication to his customers represents Nasco Healthcare’s corporate spirit. In 2021, Lee was promoted to Global VP of Sales, Marketing and Customer Service.
Senior VP, Innovation & Business Development
With an MS in Biomedical Engineering, Hugo Azevedo brings a combination of technical, marketing and strategic leadership to his role. Hugo serves as the business leader for innovation, research & business development, product & program planning – helping to transform the company globally. Prior to joining Nasco Healthcare, Hugo served as VP, Technology & Innovation at CAE Healthcare, where he was responsible for planning and executing multi-million-dollar research & development plans and led teams of up to 50 engineers worldwide.
As a Plastics Engineer, Steve Pierro brings unique experience, insights and technical know-how to his role as Vice President, Manufacturing at Nasco Healthcare.
With 30+ years’ experience in the plastics manufacturing industry, Steve is an established leader in safety, quality, and new product innovation. Previously, as Division Vice President, Manufacturing at Sonoco, Steve oversaw 18 injection molding, extrusion, thermoforming, and blow molding plants, and sponsored the implementation of Sonoco’s Performance System across Global Plastic operations. This experience perfectly positions Steve at Nasco Healthcare, where he oversees operations for our two North American molding and assembly operations located in Wisconsin and New York.
VP of Human Resources
As Vice President of Human Resources, Cheryl DelVecchio is the Strategic Business Partner to the CEO, and manages the direction of all HR policies and processes. Cheryl has over 25 years’ experience in Benefits Administration, Talent Management & Acquisition, Organizational Development, Compliance, Employee Engagement and strategically aligning HR activities to support the corporate agenda. Prior to Nasco Healthcare, Cheryl was the Owner and President of a Regional HR Consulting firm for over 15 years, where the focus of her work was to strategically manage projects for small to mid-sized organizations.
VP of Process Design and Continuous Improvement
VP of Transformation
Jack McNeff has extensive experience in the healthcare simulation industry across diverse markets, including EMS, nursing and military. Jack joined Simulaids in 1995 as a Sales Manager and was quickly promoted to Sales Director, and then VP of Operations and Sales, where he led all facets of the business. As VP of Healthcare, Jack continued driving growth with strong relationships with distributor partners and leading product development and improvements. As the VP of Transformation, Jack leads and directs all key transformation initiatives.