Keith Valentine was appointed Director, President and CEO following the merger with SeaSpine. Prior to this, Mr. Valentine served as the CEO and President of SeaSpine since 2015. Before joining SeaSpine, he was President and Chief Operating Officer of NuVasive Inc. from 2007 to 2015 and as President of NuVasive from 2004 to 2007. While at NuVasive, Mr. Valentine served in various senior executive roles of increasing responsibility in marketing, development, and operations. Previously, he served as Vice President of Marketing at ORATEC Interventions Inc., a medical device company acquired by Smith & Nephew PLC, and spent eight years in various roles with Medtronic Sofamor Danek, including Vice President of Marketing for the Rods Division and Group Director for the BMP Biologics program, the Interbody Sales Development Effort, and International Sales and Marketing. Mr. Valentine currently serves on the Board of Directors of SI-BONE, Inc., a publicly traded medical device company focused on the treatment of musculoskeletal disorders of the sacro-pelvic anatomy and serves as Chair of its nominating and governance committee. Mr. Valentine received a B.B.A. in Management and Biomedical Sciences from Western Michigan University.