Meet the Leadership
President and CEO
Frederic Jouhet is a French-born entrepreneur who has founded several startup companies in the United States and Europe while also spending over fifteen years with various Wall Street Firms. A former professor of law, he taught at several law schools including the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law and the University of Michigan. He is a graduate of the Université d’Auvergne Ecole de Droit et de Sciences Politiques, France, with a Masters in Banking and Business Law as well as a graduate from The University of Michigan Law School where he received his LL.M. (Masters in Law) in 1996. Frederic has also served as an officer in the French Navy.
Executive VP of Clinical Services
As Executive VP of Clinical Services, Nathan oversees the clinical implementation of Safe Balance with our clients and partners. Additionally, he oversees product research and development, client collaboration and all departments within the company. Nathan's continued focus on product evolution, market growth and application has developed into the establishment of significant national strategic alliances and partnerships across the healthcare spectrum.
Nathan holds a Clinical Doctorate in Occupational Therapy from Chatham University (Pittsburgh, PA) and is also a proud graduate of SVSU’s (Saginaw, MI) Master of Occupational Therapy program. Additionally, Nathan is a graduate of Hope College (Holland, MI) with a major in English and Elementary Education.
At 32 years of age, Nathan was named to the “Elite 40 Under 40” recognizing him as a integral business leader and “one to watch” in the healthcare field.
Senior VP of Business Development
As Senior VP of Business Development, Sheila oversees the outreach, sales and marketing arms of Safe Balance with strategic partners and clients. Day to day duties include managing the company's sales force while identifying new markets to pursue. Sheila’s direct approach to program implementation has earned her esteem among key opinion leaders and government officials.
Sheila continues to expand the Safe Balance brand throughout the Midwest from our corporate offices here in Birmingham, MI and has found that preventing seniors from experiencing catastrophic injuries from falls to be the most rewarding aspect of her position.
VP of Operations
Diyan is a seasoned executive with prior experience in operational direction and support in the distribution and legal industries. Currently, her responsibilities include all operational/administrative oversight and direction for a number of companies in various healthcare-related markets. She is a tech-savvy individual with a flawless track record of delivering matchless support facilitating fast-scaling growth.
As VP of Operations, Diyan oversees the management of all financials, inventory and staff of Safe Balance. Her expertise in company operational efficiency has directly led to the rapid growth of Safe Balance from concept to commercialization.