February 22, 2023
Austin, TX – Life Line Screening (“Life Line” or the “Company”), a portfolio company of Kinderhook Industries, LLC (“Kinderhook”), announced today that healthcare executive Matt Miller has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of the Company.
Before joining Life Line, Mr. Miller was most recently the Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder of StudyKIK, a former Kinderhook portfolio company which was sold to Syneos Health (NYSE: SYNH) in September 2021. StudyKIK focused on offering the clinical trial industry the most innovative methods of enrollment and data analytics, lifting the veil over patient recruitment return on investment. During his tenure, Mr. Miller was instrumental in developing a technology platform that improved quality and accelerated enrollment timelines in clinical trials. Prior to StudyKIK, Mr. Miller held leadership roles at WCCT Global, a multi-site full-service global contract research organization, where he was responsible for managing patient recruitment campaigns for clinical trials. Mr. Miller holds a BA from California State University – Fullerton.
“Matt Miller possesses impressive industry knowledge, operational expertise, and a forward-thinking mentality that the Board believes is imperative to lead Life Line Screening into the future,” said Mark Hanley, Executive Chairman of Life Line Screening. “Matt Miller’s demonstrated leadership ability and extensive healthcare experience make him a perfect fit to lead Life Line through its next phase of growth and continuous improvement of service.”
“I am thrilled to join and lead Life Line at this important time for the Company,” said Mr. Miller. “I have tremendous regard for the Company’s rich history and am extremely optimistic about its mission and direction. I look forward to working with the talented Life Line team to continue to improve the continuum of preventative care for consumers.”
“The leadership and effectiveness Matt exhibited during his five-year tenure as Chief Executive Officer at StudyKIK were exemplary, and I am excited to work with him again,” said Chris Michalik, Managing Director of Kinderhook.