Natalie Tucker specializes in medical device commercialization and business development strategies. As the Director of Business Development for MELA Sciences Imaging Technologies, she is responsible for the strategy and results of software driven imaging products. MELA Sciences, Inc. is a medical device company that focuses on innovative medical technologies for physicians. Natalie emphasizes regulatory and reimbursement policies to drive product design and commercial success. She is a co-inventor of MELA Sciences Optical Spectral 3D Dermal Imaging System and also serves as a consultant to early stage medical device companies.
Natalie entered the field of medical device commercialization through the professional sports industry where she competed globally for eight years. She started and operated her own company where she consulted on business strategy and health management for clients. She worked in over 15 countries and was the feature of national advertising campaigns promoting future leaders.
Today, Natalie enjoys the opportunity to integrate emerging medical technologies with the needs and opportunities available in professional sports. Natalie received her B.S. in Kinesiology from Indiana University.