Dave Turner is a senior executive with extensive experience in high-tech electronics and medical device manufacturing. He has been with NRG since its inception in 2004 as its Chief Operating Officer. In 2007, he assumed the role as Chairman of the Board and added the roles of President and CEO in 2012. Prior to NRG, in his 25 years at Texas Instruments, Mr. Turner held management positions in the areas of defense electronics, missiles, electro-optics, radar, and consumer electronics. At Quest Medical (now Advanced Neuromodulation Systems, Inc.), Mr. Turner was Chief Operating Officer for four years, where he led the development and launch of their Cardioplegia Delivery System and Neurostimulation product lines – both successful medical devices. Mr. Turner is experienced in bringing advanced technology to market and has international experience in Europe and the Far East. He has a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering Physics from the University of Illinois and an MBA from Southern Methodist University.