Chair, Compensation Committee
Robert Byrnes has served as a director since August 2004. Mr. Byrnes has spent more than 40 years in the medical device and biotechnology industries. From October 1997 until October 2002, and again from January 2005 to the present, he has served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Roan, Inc., an advisory service for healthcare organizations. From November 2002 to January 2005, Mr. Byrnes served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Thermage, Inc., a medical device company focused on the non-invasive treatment of wrinkles. He has also served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Tokos Medical Corporation, a health care services company, President of Caremark RX, Inc., a retail pharmacy and healthcare company, and Vice President of Marketing and Business Development for Genentech, Inc., a biotechnology company. Mr. Byrnes holds a B.S. in Pharmacy from Ferris State University and an M.B.A in Marketing and Finance from Loyola University, Chicago.