Dr. Himle is a Professor at the University of Michigan’s Medical School and the Associate Dean for Research at the School of Social Work. He was the principal investigator of two National Institutes of Health funded grants researching monitoring devices for sufferers of body-focused repetitive disorder (e.g., trichotillomania, skin picking), which enhance awareness & monitors the frequency/duration of various self-damaging behaviors. He has conducted several clinical intervention trials, and has deep expertise on technology/human interfaces and on patient adherence to care regimens.
Kristin’s experience includes product management, sales, and marketing, and she has extensive knowledge of the commercialization resources available to small businesses in Michigan. She earned a BS in Molecular Biology from Carnegie Mellon University and an MBA from Michigan State University. Kristin is passionate about helping those with a mental illnesses which is why she has been consulting pro bono for the company with the goal of re-establishing market momentum.
Supporting Hamztec as an Executive Advisor is Jeffery Banker, an experienced C-level executive for early-stage firms who has raised over $24 million in growth capital for start-ups. He leads the firm with market research, product planning, business development, and capitalization plans. His education includes BSEE and MBA curricula from the U-Michigan, and MSEE from Northwestern University.