Kristin Barnebey, Chair of the Board

Kristin has over 20 years of experience leading global marketing and communication functions in the life sciences industry. Kristin is currently the Vice President of Marketing and Communication for Sonic Healthcare USA, a global leader in laboratory and diagnostic medicine. Before Sonic, Kristin had a 20-year career in orthopedic medical devices supporting global business operations, pioneering commercial strategies, strategic partnerships, strengthening corporate brands, and leading global upstream and downstream marketing functions. She recently serviced as Vice President, International Marketing and Surgeon Relations, and Senior Director, Global Marketing at DJO Global. Kristin has led the successful evolution of global marketing organizations to accelerate market penetration on new product introductions, development of clinical advisory boards, value-based marketing programs, and successful integration of various acquisition divesture initiatives. Kristin holds a Master of Arts and Bachelor’s Degrees from Texas State University in Political Science and History.