Mr. Pesicka was named President & Chief Executive Officer of Owens & Minor, effective March 7, 2019, and was appointed to the Board of Directors at the same time. Prior to that, Mr. Pesicka served as an independent consultant and advisor in the healthcare, life science and distribution industries since January 2016. From January 2000 through April 2015, he served in various roles of increasing responsibility at Thermo Fisher Scientific, a $17 billion manufacturer and supplier of a range of products to the research, healthcare, industrial and safety markets, including most recently as Chief Commercial Officer & Senior Vice President. Before joining Thermo Fisher Scientific, Mr. Pesicka spent eight years at TRW Inc., in a variety of finance roles and three years with PricewaterhouseCoopers as an auditor.
Andy was appointed Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer of Owens & Minor, effective November 11, 2019. Previously, served as CEO of Insys Therapeutics, Inc. Before serving as CEO, Andy was the company’s CFO for two years. Prior to joining Insys Therapeutics, Andy spent two years as SVP of Global Finance for Patheon, a $2 billion private equity-backed provider of contract manufacturing services to the bio-pharma industry. He also served as VP of Global Finance for Thermo Fisher Scientific’s Customer Channels Group. Long holds a Master’s of Business Administration degree in finance, marketing, international business and operations management from the Kellogg Graduate School of Business at Northwestern University and a Bachelor of Science in finance from Indiana University.
Jeff joined Owens & Minor as Executive Vice President, Strategy & Solutions, in April 2019. He was appointed Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer (COO) in November 2019 and Executive Vice President, COO and President, Products & Healthcare Services in January 2022. Previously, Jeff served for four years as an executive consultant and board member to firms focused on Life Sciences industries. He also previously served on the board of Sarnova, based in Columbus, Ohio, from 2018- 2019 prior to joining Owens & Minor. Sarnova serves the product needs of the emergency medical services and acute care markets. Since 2017, Jeff has also served on the board of Protochips, a leader in the development and installation of durable goods and consumables for the electron microscopy market. From 2015 to 2018, Jeff was a co-founder and principal of 4C Measures, a technology start-up firm. Before that, Jeff served for 14 years at Thermo Fisher Scientific in positions of increasing authority. He rose to the position of president of Fisher Safety & Fisher Scientific Divisions.
Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary since May 2018. After joining Owens & Minor in 2016, Nick served as Senior Vice President, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary. He was promoted to Executive Vice President in May 2018. Prior to joining the company, Nick served as Executive Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary of Landmark Health, LLC from July-December 2015. From January 2014 to July 2015, he served in simultaneous roles of Senior Vice President, Strategy & General Counsel of Landmark Health, LLC and Executive Vice President, Corporate Development & General Counsel of Avalon Health Services, LLC, two healthcare companies sponsored by the private equity firm Francisco Partners. From March to October 2013, Nick served as Executive Vice President, Operations & Compliance for Health Diagnostic Laboratory, Inc. Prior to that role, he served as Executive Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary of Amerigroup Corporation, where he worked from 2006-2013.
Dan joined Owens & Minor as Executive Vice President, President, Patient Direct & CEO, Apria in March 2022. Prior to Owens & Minor’s acquisition of Apria, Inc., Dan served as the Chief Executive Officer for Apria, Inc., a leading provider of home healthcare equipment delivery and in-home clinical services for COPD, sleep apnea, diabetes, wound therapy and more from February 2015 through March 29, 2022. Prior to that from April 2012, Mr. Starck was the Chief Executive Officer of the Apria home respiratory therapy and home medical equipment segment. Prior to Apria, Mr. Starck served as Chief Executive Officer of CorVel Corporation from 2006 to 2012.
Jon was named Senior Vice President, Corporate Treasurer of Owens & Minor in May 2018. Prior to that, he served as Vice President, Treasurer, after joining Owens & Minor in January of 2017. Before joining Owens & Minor, Jon worked for the Brinks Company for nine years, beginning in 2008, where he served as Treasurer. He has extensive experience in treasury management. Jon earned his degree at the University of Connecticut.
Mike was named Chief Accounting Officer in June 2018. Mike, who joined Owens & Minor in 1988, has held a variety of leadership positions on the Finance Team at Owens & Minor. He previously served as Senior Vice President & Controller from 2013 to 2018. Before that, Mike served as Treasurer from 2009 to 2013.