Kris is a diversified, veteran marketing professional with more than 25 years’ experience in the medical device industry. Kris had a long career working for large healthcare companies like Boston Scientific and St. Jude Medical, with comprehensive experience in global marketing management, product management, evidence-based marketing and marketing communications to cardiac electrophysiologists. She led marketing and education at a cardiac ablation startup, nContact, (now AtriCure) where she was hired to drive greater awareness for the company’s innovative multidisciplinary technology. In her consulting work with Medosaic, Kris worked with small, emerging medtech startups as they developed their marketing programs and infrastructure.
Kris earned an M.A. in Sociology from San José State University, with research in direct-to-consumer pharmaceutical advertising and its effects on gender stereotypes; and a B.A. in in Psycho-Biology (Neurosciences) from the University of California, Santa Cruz.