We create value through innOVation.
S. Mark McKenna, MD MBA
Founder / CEO
S. Mark McKenna, MD, MBA is a father, husband, medical doctor, and entrepreneur. Dr. McKenna, originally from New Orleans, LA, received his Medical Doctorate from the Tulane University School of Medicine. He is a dedicated patient advocate and tireless community servant. When not working, Dr. McKenna enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, and practicing / competing in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.
Deirdre has spent the past 20 years leading high growth consumer businesses, in both private equity and direct operating roles. She has partnered with founders and CEOs of middle market, high growth, companies in the organic food & beverage, luxury retail, spirits and healthcare industries. Deirdre is a graduate of the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania with a B.S. in Finance. She received an M.B.A. from Columbia Business School.
Chief People Officer
Laura has spent her entire career in sales and operations. In recent years, she has helped lead multi-unit, consumer-facing businesses in the health and wellness space. At OVME, Laura is responsible for ensuring consistent studio operations, staff training and development, and human resources. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Biology from Florida Southern College.
Sara brings to OVME more than a decade of experience in marketing and brand management for iconic multi-unit consumer concepts, including, most recently, InterContinental Hotels Group’s global portfolio of 16 brands. She is a soon-to-be graduate of the Georgia Tech Scheller College of Business executive MBA program and earned a BA in journalism and mass communication from Arizona State University's Walter Cronkite School.
Director of People and Culture
Chrystal is the Director of People and Culture at OVME. Along with the executive management team, her goal is to craft patient experiences that exceed expectation. Prior to her current role, she spent the last decade working in both the medical and architectural design industries. Chrystal holds a Masters in Architecture degree from the University of Miami and a Bachelor of Science in psychology from Florida State University.
Maria Wycoff was born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia. She has over 15 years of experience in medical practice management, marketing, and operations. Maria believes that for any business to be successful it is absolutely essential to have a highly motivated team with a passion for customer service.