Neurocore Brain Performance Centers specialize in providing data-driven, brain-based assessments and training programs that help children and adults improve concentration, sleep and to manage stress. Founded in 2004, Neurocore has quickly become a national authority in applied neuroscience with brain performance centers in Michigan and Florida.
Chief Executive Officer
Mark brings a wide range of executive leadership experience to Neurocore. Prior to joining Neurocore, Mark was the president of MDVIP. Under his leadership, MDVIP grew from an early stage company to the largest concierge medicine company in the U.S. Mark was an executive at Procter & Gamble for 18 years, where he led large global brands like Aleve, Crest, and Vicks. Mark also led the company into new categories, including consumer medical devices, at home diagnostics, and health services. Mark also is the founder of ScaleRx, a leading consumer healthcare consulting firm that helps Fortune 100 companies, innovative start-ups and private equity firms succeed in the dynamic world of healthcare and consumerism.
Dr. Elyse Kemmerer White, PhD
Chief Science Officer
Dr. White is responsible for planning and running formal clinical studies as well as performing ongoing evaluations of clinical outcomes for all clients. In addition, she leads the charge in assessing and implementing new technologies – keeping the company at the forefront of optimal brain performance. Prior to joining the Neurocore executive team, Dr. White received her Ph.D. in Neuroscience from the University of Michigan, where she also completed a post-doctoral fellowship in the Psychiatry Department, investigating the interactions among nutrition, stress and mental health. Following a second fellowship in Medical Innovation, Dr. White co-founded the Ann Arbor-based medical device company Tangent Medical Technologies, which was recently acquired by ICU Medical.
Rick oversees all operations for Neurocore including program implementation, site development, financial management, human resource management and IT systems. He has served Neurocore since its founding in 2004 and was instrumental in the design and development of the current Centers to ensure the delivery of a superior customer experience and meaningful health outcomes. He is a Certified Public Accountant, and previously practiced public accounting at Ernst & Young.
Vice President of Clinical Services
Nick directs diagnostic and clinical operations for Neurocore, managing the company’s growing team of licensed clinical specialists and specifically trained client advocates across all Brain Performance Centers. Nick brings to the organization a passion for marrying science and customer service. As the Vice President of Clinical Operations, Nick has worked to refine and streamline the client experience — both during initial testing and brain performance training — to continue to improve client outcomes. Nick has been an influential member of the Neurocore team since 2006, when he came aboard as office manager at the Grandville Center. He has served in a variety of roles in the past decade — among them, peak performance training with business executives and professional athletes. Nick holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from Grand Valley State University and a Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology from Western Michigan University.
Linda Walker, MHR, LPC, BCN, BCB
Director of Neurofeedback and Clinical Review
Having over 20 years’ experience, Linda develops and oversees the implementation of Neurocore’s QEEG assessment and neurofeedback protocols. She is board certified by the Biofeedback Certification International Alliance and is a sought-after technology consultant and instructor for multiple hardware and software developers. Linda is a clinical leader and software developer for the Biofeedback Federation of Europe and instructs at Western Michigan University’s Physician Assistant and Holistic Health Program. She is a graduate of Oklahoma State University and holds a master’s degree in counseling from the University of Oklahoma and is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Psychophysiology. In addition to her work at Neurocore, Linda maintains a private practice in neurotherapy and counseling.
Rachel Martin, LMSW, BCN
Director of Client Engagement
Rachel develops and oversees the training for all in-center and call center staff. She works closely with the executive and marketing leadership teams to ensure Neurocore’s training process facilitates clinical accuracy and an overall excellent client experience. Rachel has her Masters of Social Work from the University of Michigan and is Board Certified in Neurofeedback from the Biofeedback Certification International Alliance (BCIA) as well as an approved mentor for those seeking certification. She joined the Neurocore team in 2013 as a Clinical Specialist at our Livonia Brain Performance Center. Prior to working at Neurocore, Rachel participated in two internship programs at the Walt Disney World Resort. She also interned at Lucas County Juvenile Court’s – Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) where she assisted in updating the CASA training manual used by new volunteers.
Kayleah is the Clinical Biostatistician for Neurocore. She works closely with Neurocore Chief Science Officer Dr. White to analyze program outcomes and facilitate protocol improvement. She has her Master of Science in Biostatistics from Grand Valley State University, where she worked as a statistical consultant and was the lead statistician on grant-funded studies. As a statistical consultant, Kayleah aided in the planning, designing, cleaning, analyzing and reporting of findings for hundreds of studies and dissertations spanning the medical, behavioral, psychological and neurological fields. Proficient in multiple statistical computing languages, she is a certified Base Programmer for SAS9 and writes programs to apply cutting-edge statistical techniques to analyze client outcomes.
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