James Whittenburg

Director and Chair of Audit Committee

Mr. Whittenburg is the prior President and CEO of SunTree Snack Foods LLC, a producer of branded and private label nuts and dried fruit snacks.

Mr. Whittenburg is the former President, CEO, and Member of the Board of Directors for HealthTronics, Inc. (Formerly NASDAQ: HTRN), a market leader for the provision of urologic services, where he grew the company from $17.3M in EBITDA to $34.9M in EBITDA over 3 years.

Mr. Whittenburg led the sale of HealthTronics to Endo Pharmaceuticals in 2010, representing a 300% increase in the value of the stock 15 months prior to the transaction, and post-merger served on the Endo Senior Executive Committee.