Donald Spence

Chair of the Board

Don Spence retired in August 2019 as President and Chief Executive Officer of Ebb Therapeutics, a company in the business of developing and marketing medical products for the treatment of insomnia, a position he held since March 2017. Prior to joining Ebb Therapeutics, Mr. Spence served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Lake Region Medical, Inc. from 2010 until its acquisition by Integer Holdings Corporation in October of 2015. From 2005 to 2008, he served as President of the Sleep and Home Respiratory Group for Philips Respironics, and from 2008 to 2010 as Chief Executive Officer of Philips Home Healthcare Solutions. Prior to that, Mr. Spence spent eight years with GKN Sinter Metals, as Senior Vice President for Global Sales and Marketing from 1998 to 2001 and as President from 2001 to 2005. Prior to 1998, he served in a number of roles at BOC Group, PLC over a 15-year career at that company including President, Ohmeda Medical Systems from 1997 to 1998. Mr. Spence serves on the boards of the following publicly held companies: Integer Holdings Corp and Vapotherm, Inc., both medical device manufacturers. Mr. Spence also serves on the board of Linguaflex, Inc. Mr. Spence earned his B.A. in Economics from Michigan State University and his M.A. in Economics from Central Michigan University.

Independent Director