Epitel Team

We have built a diverse team with medical device, biological signal processing, software and strategic product design backgrounds to take products from concept to market.

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Mark lehmkuhle Phd

CEO/CTO, Founder

Fearless Leader, Neural Engineer, Creative Genius

Entrepreneur, Research Assistant Professor, Department of Neurosurgery, University of Utah School of Medicine

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Jean Wheeler

Regulatory and Operations

Regulatory Science / Engineering

5 FDA clearances; 9+ years experience in medical devices

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Michael Elwood

Director of Engineering

Electrical Engineer

22+ years developing medical devices



Jonathan Morrison

Product Manager

Branding and Marketing

6 startups ; 19+ years software development


Robert Lingstuyl

Software Architect 

16+ years developing web and windows based software applications


John Fisher

Electrical Engineering & Founder

25 years developing wireless products

3 startups, 2 exits


Tyler mcgrath

Electronics Engineering Technician (KEET) 

20+ years in electronics manufacturing


Mitch frankel, PhD

Signal Processing Engineer

12+ years Neural and Biorobotic Engineering - Biomedical Device Development and Testing


Ed dudek Phd

President & Founder

Professor & Vice Chair for Research, Department of Neurosurgery, University of Utah School of Medicine