Leadership

Tom Gallop

Chief Executive Officer

Tom is an owner and CEO of SS White. His experience includes heading up Sales and Marketing, and leading the development of new products that are used around the world by over 50,000 doctors. Several of these products were co-developed with Dr. Dan Boston and Temple University. Tom is passionate about the conservation of healthy tissue and efficiency, and has a high interest in helping great doctors build great practices. Tom began his career at Kodak, as a technical sales rep. He earned a BA from the University of South Carolina in 1987 with a double major in Management and Marketing. Tom is a member or post-member of several boards, including SS White, Dental Trade Association Foundation and Temple University’s School of Dentistry Board of Visitors. As a member of the DTA Foundation, he chairs the DTA Foundation/ADA Give Kids A Smile Symposium. Tom and his wife, Michelle, reside in Boulder, Colorado with their three children. Together they enjoy hiking, reading, travel and golf.


Matt Hill

Chief Financial Officer

Matt joined SS White as Chief Financial Officer in February of 2010. Prior to joining SS White, Matt was Chief Financial Officer of a publicly traded specialty-pharma company focused on the development, licensing and commercialization of products in the pet health field and Chief Financial Officer and Vice President of Operations of a publicly-held medical device company focused on the field of cardiac rhythm management. Matt has also held various positions, up to the level of senior manager of the international accounting and auditing organization of Grant Thornton International. Matt holds a Bachelors of Science degree from Lehigh University.


Michael Britton

Chief Operating Officer

Michael has over 30 years of manufacturing & leadership experience with three international manufacturing companies, most recently as the Director of Industrial Engineering / Lean Manufacturing with Volvo AB. Michael has had multiple production management & continuous improvement positions as well as living in Sweden for over 12 years. Michael has earned a Bachelor’s of Arts in Theoretical Statistics from State University of New York at Buffalo, a Bachelor’s of Science in Industrial Management from Gannon University and his Masters of Science from Rochester Institute of Technology in Applied Statistics. Michael and his wife enjoy ice-skating, bicycling, hiking and travelling.


Zac Taylor

Senior Director of Global Sales

For over 26 years, Zac has produced award-winning results in sales and marketing leadership for Fortune 500 companies such as Abbott, Pfizer, and Kimberly Clark; international companies Takeda, Novartis, and Daiichi Sanyo, as well as small entrepreneurial healthcare start-up companies in pre-commercialization.

Zac has an undergraduate degree in business communications from the University of Oklahoma and an MBA in pharmaceutical marketing from the Erivan K. Haub School of Business at Saint Joseph’s University. Zac is originally from Oklahoma, is an avid golfer, and enjoys traveling with family and friends.


Mary Biermann

Director of Marketing

Since 2015, Mary has been director of marketing for SS White, responsible for the design and execution of innovative marketing and communication strategies to drive customer engagement.

In her 20 plus year career, Mary has been the head of numerous marketing organizations within a variety of industries including, consumer products, medical device, distribution and B2B enterprise software solutions. Her medical device experience includes four years as director of marketing communications for Medela, Inc., a $1B manufacturer of surgical suction, breastpumps and neonatal feeding devices. Her distribution experience includes three years with the technology subsidiary of Essendant, a $5B wholesaler of office, industrial and technology products.

Mary holds a BA in English from the University of Missouri, and a MBA from Loyola University. She is also an adjunct faculty member of the Colorado Community College system.


Brant Miles

Director of Business Development

Brant has over 22 years of Sales and Marketing experience in the dental industry, the last 19 years with SS White. He manages Business and Product Development, Customer Service, Dealer Relations and other associated marketing activities in North America, Latin America, Europe and Asia.


Gregg Oliver

Director of Human Resources

Joining the HR Team in 2017, Gregg has over 20 years of experience specializing in small to mid-size organizations providing guidance and leadership to senior managers in startup, growth and stable organizations. His broad experience includes benefits administration, employee relations, payroll, talent acquisition and management. He has experience in various industries including professional services, distribution and manufacturing.

Prior to joining SS White, Gregg supported both established organizations and entrepreneurial ventures advising through them their stages of creation, growth, and stabilization. Gregg’s most recent positions have been as HR Director and Safety Director for construction services companies and apparel distribution organizations. In addition, he has provided HR consulting services to C-level leaders. Gregg is most proud of his ability to successfully recruit and team with highly skilled and technical professionals such as financial officers and IT engineers.

Gregg earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from Fairleigh Dickinson University and also has attended St. John’s University.