Birth Tissue International (BTI) Appoints Tammy Martin as Vice President of Operations

This newly created position will lead operations, including quality, logistics and training.

CLEVELAND, TN. (February 6, 2023) – Birth Tissue International, Inc. (BTI), a leader in the birth tissue donation industry, today announced the appointment of Tammy Martin as Vice President of Operations, reporting directly to Dan Maye, BTI’s Founder and CEO.

In this newly created role, Martin will lead all aspects of operations, encompassing quality, logistics and training. Prior to this appointment, Martin served as BTI Director of Quality, and has been instrumental in creating new and improved processes that continue to fortify BTI’s place in the industry, as well as positions the organization for exponential growth opportunities in 2023.

“I am thrilled to announce Tammy’s well-deserved promotion to Vice President of Operations,” says Maye. “Tammy’s wealth of experience in the tissue donation industry, combined with her quality and operations background makes her a tremendous asset to BTI. I have no doubt her leadership and experience will be instrumental in our continued expansion and success.”

Martin brings more than 20 years’ experience in tissue banking and has held numerous positions throughout her long career, from tissue recovery management and processing through distribution. Prior to joining BTI, Martin spent over 17 years with AlloSource’s Donor Services department, serving as Technical Trainer, Field Representative/client liaison, and primary Administrator On-Call.

“For as long as I can remember, I’ve been committed to promoting and honoring the gift of donation – the gift of life,” says Martin. “With AlloSource, I was privileged to help our donors and their grieving families turn extraordinary pain into purpose through cadaveric tissue donation. With BTI, I have the joy of celebrating living donors and their families – extending the miracle of birth with incredible medical innovations that help heal and save lives. It’s humbling to be part of this process and I am incredibly grateful to be a part of BTI. I look forward to growing with this amazing organization.”

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