Dean's Advisory Council
Senior Vice President of Global Operations and Supply Chain
American Medical Systems
Christine Kowalski has served as Senior Vice President of Global Operations and Supply Chain at American Medical Systems since December 2011. Ms. Kowalski came to AMS with an extensive range of medical device and business experience. Previously, she served as Senior Vice President, Global Operations and Supply Chain, at ev3 (Covidien).
Prior to that Ms. Kowalski spent 18 years at Boston Scientific/Guidant where she held various senior leadership positions, including Group Vice President of Operations for BSC Vascular Access, Vice President of Global Operations for Guidant Vascular Intervention, General Manager of Guidant Puerto Rico and Vice President of Global Control and Reengineering for Guidant. In addition, she held various leadership roles in manufacturing, finance, quality and public accounting.
Ms. Kowalski holds an M.S. in Management with concentrations in Operations and Strategic Management from Purdue University and a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of North Dakota. Christine is also a Certified Public Accountant (inactive).