Gary Owens joined Mesa in March of 2017 as Mesa’s Chief Operating Officer (COO), and then was promoted to the role of President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) in September of the same year. Mr. Owens had previously worked for the Danaher Corporation, joining the multi-billion dollar global science and technology innovator in 2006. At Danaher, he held various VP positions with responsibility for acquiring and integrating a number of new companies as well as leading portions of Beckman Coulter Life Sciences as General Manager. Prior to that, Gary worked in the technology field successfully overseeing the development of several software product lines while expanding sales channels and networks. Mr. Owens received his Bachelor of Science in Engineering degree from Tulane University and his MBA from the Columbia Business School.
Gina Hinman-Trulli joined Mesa in Feb of 2020 as the Vice President of Human Resources. Prior to joining Mesa, Gina was the Head of HR Business Partners with Gusto (a growing SaaS startup) where she helped establish the Employee Experience function and grow the company from 500-1800 employees over just 18 months. Prior to Gusto, Gina spent almost 17 years in HR leadership roles for various financial services companies. This included Charles Schwab where as Vice President of HR, she led the HR teams supporting all of Charles Schwab’s domestic and international sales, financial advisor, and financial planning functions totaling over 8 billion in annual revenue. Gina holds a Bachelor’s Degree from Emerson College in Boston, MA. She is a Gallup certified Strength’s Coach and has her SPHR (Senior Professional in Human Resources from HRCI).
Greg DiNoia joined the Company in November 2017 as Senior Vice President. From 2008 through November 2017, Greg held several positions with Danaher Corporation (“Danaher”). During his Danaher tenure, Greg served as Global Vice President at Trojan Technologies, North American Vice President of Sales, Service and Customer Support at Hach, and Vice President and General Manager of North American Sales at Gilbarco Veeder Root all of which are wholly owned subsidiaries of Danaher. From 1997 to 2008, Greg was Vice President, Americas for Metrologic Instruments.
Elizabeth K. Vonne
Elizabeth K. Vonne joined the Company in 2020 as VP-Legal, General Counsel & Secretary. Ms. Vonne is the former Co-Chair of the Securities Law Subsection and member of the Executive Council of the Business Law Section of the Colorado Bar Association.
Ms. Vonne received her Bachelor of Arts from Amherst College and JD from the Columbia Law School. Ms. Vonne is a recipient of Law Week Colorado’s 2020 Top Woman award.
Brian Archbold joined Mesa in January 2018 as Senior Vice President, Continuous Improvement. From January 2015 to 2018, Mr. Archbold worked for Quadion LLC, a global manufacturer of medical and automotive components, as Vice President of Global Operations. From September 2012 to January 2015, Mr. Archbold was Director of Operations for Beckman Coulter, part of the Danaher Corporation. Prior to Danaher, Brian was with Thermo Fisher Scientific where he held various senior leadership positions of progressive responsibility in Operations.
Mr. Archbold began his career with IBM in Supply Chain Management. Mr. Archbold has a Bachelor of Science degree from Central Michigan University and his MBA from Michigan State University.
Peter Jung has served as Vice President and General Manager of Sterilization and Disinfection Control Division. Prior to joining Mesa, Mr. Jung was with Young Innovations, a public company involved in the dental market. He spent 11 years with Young in a series of roles of progressive responsibility including Business Development, Product Management, Operations Management, and Business Strategy. Mr. Jung holds an MBA from the Leeds School of Business at the University of Colorado and a Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry from Colorado College where he was a Barnes Scholar.
Dan Calvo has over 30 years of experience in the life and health sciences industries. Most recently, Dan was President and Chief Executive Officer of Oncimmune (USA) LLC, a leading early cancer detection company.
Prior to joining Oncimmune LCC, Dan was CEO at two private companies, Cellomics and Assay Designs, which were sold to public companies Fisher Scientific (now Thermo Fisher) and Enzo Biochem, respectively. Dan has also held executive positions with PerkinElmer and NEN Life Sciences.
Robert Bradley joined Mesa in 2006 with the acquisition of Raven Labs where he held the position of Laboratory Manager. Robert has held various leadership positions of progressive responsibility in Operations. Mr. Bradley is currently the Senior Director of Operations at Mesa’s manufacturing facility in Bozeman, MT. Mr. Bradley holds a Bachelor of Science in Biology degree from Midland University and a Master of Science in Biology degree from the University of Nebraska.
Boden Larson, Vice President of Business Information Services, joined Mesa in 2010 with the acquisition of SGM Biotech where he held the position of Information Technology Manager and Acting General Manager. During his time with SGM Biotech, Boden developed information systems, lead online and print marketing, and was involved in new product development. Upon joining Mesa Labs, Boden was appointed Director of Support Services at the Bozeman Manufacturing Facility where he oversaw a variety of functions including Customer Service, Shipping, and IT. In 2013, Boden assumed responsibility for Information Services at Mesa Labs where he continues to drive competitive advantage through technology. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from Montana State University.