Personnel

Upcoming Event

BME GUEST SPEAKER SEMINAR
"Neural Culture Screening Platform to Accelerate Regenerative Electrode Design"
Luis M. Alvarez, Ph.D.
Founder, 
Regenerative Biology Group
National Cancer Institute
Hosted by Paul Marasco, Ph.D.
May 19, 2017

Anthony Shawan
Mechanical Prototype Manager
Biography:
Manages six employees who interact with clinicians and researchers to create novel medical devices. Tony’s facility is also responsible for all of the custom medical instrument repairs done at Cleveland Clinic. He has worked at the Clinic for 17 years and has over 30 years of mechanical experience.

Sebastian Bakalarczyk
Research Engineer Technician II
Biography:
Certified mold maker journeyman with over 15 years of experience in tool & die and CNC machining. Specialties: CAD design, reverse engineering, multi-axis CAM programming, CNC mill & lathe.

Scott Ineman
Surgical Instrument Technician II
Biography:
Specialty: Surgical instrument refurbish and repair.

James Proudfit
Research Engineer Technician II
Biography:
Jim has thirty-five years experience with all manual machines, instrument refurbishing, welding, CAD/CAM software, CNC milling, CNC Lathe and Wire EDM. Specialties: all facets of design and fabrication.

Don Sutliff
Research Engineer Technician II
Biography:
Don has 18 years of machine tool sales. Specialty: Tool & Die Apprenticeship.

Mark Zenbauer
Research Design Technician
Biography:
Mark has more than 20 years in the tooling and manufacturing industry. He is a state certified tool & die journeymen, with a background in mechanical and electrical engineering. Mark is also a certified tig welder and a Ohio Technical College graduate. Specialties: CAD/CAM, mechanical prototyping, machining, and instrument manufacturing.

Walter Zimmer
Research Design Technician
Biography:
Walter has twenty-two years experience with all manual machines, welding, various CAD/CAM software, CNC mill w/5th axis, CNC lathe and wire EDM. Specialties: all facets of design and fabrication from prototype to finished product.