Meet The Team

  • Elizabeth Faller

    Director Healthcare

    Elizabeth joined Quantum during the beginning stages of the company's establishment. Working together with Larry Groll, Quantum's President and Dean Cohen, Vice-President, Liz helped develop and create Quantum Storage Systems and the products they manufacture. After many years of developing Quantum's multiple divisions, Elizabeth is now focused on our rapidly growing Healthcare Division.

  • Rachel Sanvidge

    Account Manager, Projects

    Rachel joins Quantum's team as a proud Graduate from the University of Georgia. Experienced in Sales and Marketing, Rachel has a "knack for space planning". Her enthusiasm and solid understanding of space value make Rachel a perfect addition to our team. Born and raised in Champaign, IL, Rachel has recently settled into her new home in downtown Chicago.

  • Cheryl Tallyn

    Office Manager

    Cheryl joined the Quantum Medical team in February 2021. A graduate of the University of OK, Cheryl hails from S. Dakota but as a “military brat” has lived everywhere else. She moved to Franklin, TN in 2001 to be closer to family. A multi-talented administrative professional, she brings 20+ years of experience with a thorough understanding of business operations. While her son and daughter attend the University of AL, she and her husband are enjoying their new “empty-nest” status and enjoy traveling, live music and all Nashville has to offer.

  • Tina Daron

    Director of Sales

    Tina Daron joined Quantum's team in January of 2013 and during this time she has been instrumental in Quantum's new product development and implementation of products and services to our customers. Tina's vast experience in healthcare offers over 17 years of experience in project management. With a passion for inventory management and space planning, Tina is an expert in organized solutions.

  • Chris Stegura

    Senior National Channel Manager

    Chris joined Quantum in July 2016 to help develop the non-acute team across the nation. His previous experience was with a GPO as a Regional VP in the non-acute space for almost 5 years. Prior to that, Chris was in both the pharmaceutical and biotech industries in a variety of different roles over 15 years. He is the proud father of 2 boys and resides in Tampa, FL.

  • Joe Robinson

    CAD Layout and Design Engineer

    As one of the first to join our team, Joe was paramount in building the foundation we stand on today. Providing years of experience in the healthcare industry, Joe supports our teams with his knowledge and experience daily. As our lead CAD engineer, Joe's expertise in the needs and requirements within healthcare are unprecedented. Over twenty years of experience ensures that Quantum continually offers our customers the best solutions, meeting all regulatory and healthcare mandates.

  • Jim Goddette

    National Sales Manager

    Jim joined the Quantum team in July, 2017. He brings over 25 years of industry knowledge. Jim has developed and trained sales teams at both regional and national levels at several companies including Pedigo Products and Stanley InnerSpace. Jim's ability to think creatively and implement new forward looking ideas provides the foundation to work in today's changing healthcare environment.

  • Julie High

    Senior Project Manager

    Julie joined Quantum Medical in August 2018. She brings 19 years of sales experience with 12 of those in healthcare sales, as an Account Manager in the furniture and storage industry, along with a Regional Sales Director in Healthcare technology. Julie is well versed in listening to the client's needs, translating both clinical and non-clinical needs into the built environment and finding the right product whether the solution be furniture, storage or technology.

  • Christine Blake

    Sales Support

    Christine joined Quantum in 2021 with 10 years experience in sales and customer service. Christine relocated with her family from Davison, Michigan to Murfreesboro, Tennessee. She and her husband Terry have 1 son, who is 14 and a freshman in high school, and 2 daughters; 21 and 26 years old, who are still in Michigan. Christine graduated from University of Michigan (Go Blue!) and loves the Tennessee Titans. The Blake family also have 2 dogs, Poppy and Poe, that keep them very active.

  • Russell Johnston

    CAD Designer

    Russell joined the team in August of 2018. He provides key support and assistance for the day-to-day CAD operations of Quantum. Russell brings a diverse combination of drafting skills to the team with a keen eye for design, creativity, and attention to detail. He grew up in the Nashville area and is a graduate of Middle Tennessee State University.

  • Taylor Helton

    Logistics Coordinator

    Taylor joined Quantum Medical in May of 2021. Born & raised in Franklin, TN, she graduated from Western Kentucky University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Hospitality Management with a concentration in Hotel, Restaurant, & Tourism Management. She brings over 10 years of Sales/Event Planning experience to this role. Taylor is a highly organized/detail oriented person. Outside of work, she enjoys traveling, hanging with her family/friends, embroidering projects, & snuggling with her Cavalier King Charles Spaniel/Poodle Mix, Lila.

  • Jessica Simmonds

    ★ Quantum Employee of the Year 2015

    Customer Service Manager

    Jessica has provided Quantum with over 11 years of customer service management. Born and raised in Miami, Florida, she is a strong leader and a valued member of our team. Jessica's passions outside of work include children's ministry, reading and journaling. Jessica's extensive product knowledge and ability to solve difficult issues rounds out our team of experts perfectly.

  • Ryan Hyde

    Project Coordinator

    Ryan joined our team in December of 2019. Born and raised in Pulaski, Tennessee, he graduated from Tennessee College of Applied Technology with a degree in CAD Drafting and Design. He brings 8 years of experience in design and throughput, as well as managing projects with thoroughness and attention to detail. When not working, Ryan enjoys fishing, fixing up vehicles, or taking in a good movie or TV show.

  • Betty Elrod

    Senior Project Manager

    Betty, a Senior Project Manager, joined Quantum Medical in 2019. Her diversified healthcare development, project management and medical equipment planning knowledge complements the Quantum team. Betty believes excellent client service is lending her professional expertise to help clients solve problems in a way that is collaborative and creative. Betty enjoys spending time with friends, going to concerts, and being entertained by her rescued mini goldendoodle Maclin.

  • Katie Nipper

    Installations Manager

    Katie joined the Quantum team in February 2021, bringing with her over ten years of customer service and project implementation experience. Growing up in Nashville, she has developed a true love of her hometown, the food, and the culture. When she is not at work she enjoys baking, traveling, and spending time with her husband, Kevin.

  • Jaimee Gary

    Project Coordinator

    Jaimee was born and raised in Southern California, but has lived in Nashville since 2006. She is married to her high school sweetheart and is mother of 3. She has 7 years of various medical experience from being the first face a patient sees to behind the scenes. She enjoys planning events and baking and has become quite good at decorating cakes. When she’s not working, you can catch her at the baseball fields, spending time with her family, and reading.

  • Melissa Raines

    Sales Support Associate

    Originally from a small town in E. Tennessee called Sweetwater, Melissa has been in Middle TN for over 7 years. Her professional background is in the Automotive and the Steel Industry, working in Customer Service and Inside Sales, and then moving to Production Control and Production Analyzing and Scheduling. She has a daughter in E. Tennessee with 3 lovely grandchildren, 2 boys and 1 girl. Melissa enjoys the outdoors, camping, horseback riding and spending time with family and friends.