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Ray Garrison

Senior Manager of Quality Systems, Medtronic

Ray Garrison is the Senior Manager of Quality Systems at the Jacksonville ENT business unit of Medtronic. He is a Medical Device Leader with significant experience in Quality Assurance and Compliance who is dedicated to driving safety and efficacy in new product development and manufacturing to provide products and services that alleviate pain, restore health and extend life in patients.He has steadily progressed through many different roles, each one expanding background and areas of responsibility, to include new product introduction, high-speed manufacturing, quality assurance/engineering, regulatory affairs, quality systems design/redesign, and project management. Ray has over twenty years of medical device experience.

Prior to Medtronic, Ray held leadership positions at Stryker, Biomet,and Johnson & Johnson. He earned his Master’s Degree in Business Administration from the University of Florida. He is a Certified Six Sigma Black Beltand ASQ Certified Quality Auditor (CQA).Ray is a Navy Veteran. He currently lives with his wife Jennifer in Saint Augustine, Florida.

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In the medical device industry, to deliver safe, effective products to the marketplace and be compliant to global laws and regulations, IT and Quality must work together to design and implement systems that deliver real time data, reporting, and analysis to support the Quality Management System. Integrated Quality Management System (QMS) applications, product life cycle...