Kevin Bendele joined Heath Consultants in 2017 as Director of Engineering, focusing on new product development. With over fifteen years of bringing products to market from concept to commercialization, Kevin quickly positioned the engineering group for success by implementing industry best practices with an emphasis on speed to market. His unique research and development perspective coupled with his proven ability to collaborate and drive a cross company agenda has earned him the role as Vice President of PBU Operations in late 2019.
Before joining Heath, Kevin held a position as R&D Director at Smith & Nephew, focused on bringing electro-mechanical devices to commercialization that met customer needs. He led a global team of engineers to design IoT connected devices for established markets as well as low-cost product solutions for emerging markets. Kevin holds Bachelor of Science degrees in Electrical and Mechanical Engineering from Texas A&M University and a Master of Science degree in Management of Technology from University of Texas – San Antonio. He is a certified Project Management Professional registered with PMI and enjoys continuing education.