Our Team

Our Team

Tom

Tom Waddell

CEO

Tom Waddell is the owner and CEO of Waddell Group and the co-founder and former co-owner of Project Leadership Services/PLS Inc. With an extensive history as a leader and senior consultant in the medical device industry, Tom has expertise in technical project management, small company executive management, product development and process reengineering. Tom holds a BS in Electrical Engineering from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Rich Gall Profile

Rich Gall

Vice President of Sales

Rich Gall brings over 15 years of business to business sales experience, networking, and connecting interesting intelligent people to other like-minded people to the Waddell Team. He has driven double digit growth for several technology services firms year over year. More than just a pure contact for sales, he generally gets handed the more difficult client issues to solve. Along the way he looks to connect technology thinkers with technology makers.

Our Project Leaders

Julie Kaiser-Braden

Project Manager

Julie Kaiser-Braden brings over 20 years of experience to project management, product development, process transfer, manufacturing engineering, and quality systems.

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Jonathan Flachman

Project Manager

Jonathan’s specialty is building strong, capable teams. During his 25 years in medical device, he has worked at start-ups with 10 employees and multi-national companies with 20,000.

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Theresa Kimler

Project Manager PE, PMP

Theresa Kimler is a dynamic and resourceful Project Manager with a passion for developing and bringing out team excellence.

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Wayne

Wayne Bass

Project Manager

Wayne Bass has over 40+ years of medical device process engineering experience in product development and manufacturing, specializing in leads and cathaters.

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Henry Pak

Project Manager

Henry Pak has over 25+ years of broad life sciences experience ranging from academic research to industry R&D and management consulting.

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Enrico Westenberg

Project Manager

Enrique possesses strong competencies in program management, and is specifically skilled in defining requirements, managing risk, and overseeing schedules.

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Ryan Anderson

Project Manager

Ryan is a natural, high energy leader with a philosophy of employee development, empowerment, and sustainable long term improvements in performance.

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Charles Gilbertson, P.E.

Management Consultant / Program Manager

Chuck Gilbertson has over 35 years of experience as a leader in multiple industries ranging from medical devices to military programs.

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