Industry focused individuals with extensive experience in healthcare.
Innovators in the field of sleep care management
Chief Executive Officer
Ghentry Pace is a tenured healthcare professional bringing more than 20 years of experience in healthcare operations, strategic business planning and capital expansion. Ghentry's expertise resides in optimizing operational efficiencies and maximizing return while improving consumer confidence. Formerly Corporate VP of Revenue Cycle with Fresenius Medical Care, the world’s largest provider of dialysis products, his efforts generated more than $10 billion in Net Patient Revenue while leading a team of more than 1,000 staff. He was also a VP with Apria Healthcare where he led and aligned foreign and domestic practices of the Customer Care Center as well as field operations. Ghentry's success in healthcare management can be attributed to his passion for patient care as a credentialed Respiratory Therapist. These core competencies reflect his commitment to improving outcomes, enhancing the quality of life for patients and reducing the overall cost of healthcare.
Chief Operations Officer
David Leete executes the company's financing activities to support growth initiatives. He joined MedBridge after serving as CFO for Global PTM, where he successfully restructured operations and expanded the company's international presence. Prior to Global PTM, Leete worked for almost a decade with Datastream Systems (now Infor), where he led financial planning and sales operations for a $120 million software company. He was part of the mergers and acquisitions team that transformed Infor into a multi-billion ERP solutions provider. He has an MBA from Clemson University and a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Barbara Lebow, Esq.
Chief Compliance Officer, GENERAL COUNSEL & SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT
Barbara H. Lebow, Esq. has more than 30-years experience in healthcare. Starting her healthcare career working for the Veterans Administration Medical Centers, she has been General Counsel for St. Luke's Health System, Phoenix; Mercy Healthcare, Detroit; and, Saint Joseph's Health System, Atlanta. In private practice, her clients have included durable medical equipment providers, physicians, long-term care facilities, and managed care organizations. Barbara has given numerous presentations, from one hour speeches to all day workshops, on health law to healthcare providers, payors, attorneys, and the general public. She has taught a Master's level course on healthcare law at Mercer University and has written extensively on healthcare law topics. Barbara received her B.A. and J.D. from the University of Florida.
Chief Financial Officer
As CFO, Marlene oversees the strategic and financial growth functions for MedBridge and its subsidiaries. Previously with Barnes Healthcare Service, a national provider in the Home Medical Equipment, Infusion Therapy and Pharmaceutical arena, she served as CFO. Marlene has also held top financial positions for Cascadia Behavioral Healthcare, Knox County Hospital, and Pacer Health. Marlene’s expertise in Strategic Development, Revenue Cycle Enhancements, and positive growth initiatives are strong contributions to our executive team.
Robert Miller, RPSGT
SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT OF BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
Robert Miller has been a staunch advocate of sleep medicine for more than 20 years, with a unique clinical focus on both sales and operations. Robert, credentialed both as an RPSGT and an RST, is actively involved locally and nationally with various sleep associations and serves as the President of the Carolina Sleep Society. Prior to joining MedBridge in 2013, Robert served as a Senior Clinical Sales Specialist for Philips Respironics. He has also served as the National Director of Sleep Services for MedCath Partners. Robert began his career in sleep medicine at Carolinas Medical Center before being hired by Presbyterian Hospital to lead a multi-site, 24-bed sleep operation. He developed the curriculum for sleep technology at Central Piedmont Community College.