Mr. Rani Ben-David, Chairman and Board Member: A serial entrepreneur and former Israeli Lieutenant Commander; Mr. Ben-David has been involved in the dental sleep industry for over 15 years. As the current CEO and Founder of Sleep Group Solutions, Mr. Ben-David has helped over 17,000 dentists start sleep medicine practices over the past decade and continues to promote the treatments. Mr. Ben-David has also been involved in real estate and other ventures and has served on past Boards in several security and technology companies including non-profits.
Tamir Cohen was born and raised in Jerusalem, Israel and served as a trooper and officer in the Golani unit in the IDF for four years. Mr. Cohen graduated Law School in Israel and he is a member of the Israeli Bar Association. Since arriving to the U.S., Mr. Cohen established and managed a few companies in the medical market and is also involved in Entertainment and Real Estate ventures. Mr. Cohen is the Chairman of Shevet Chen and the Israeli Scouts of Los Angeles. Tamir Cohen occupies the position of Chairman of Shikun & Binui Ltd. https://www.shikunbinui.com/en-US Mr. Cohen is also on the board of The Capital Foresight LP and Sleep Group Solutions, Inc.
John Nadeau, a native of Gorham, Maine, has been actively involved in the dental sleep medicine community since 2002. An expert on the Eccovision Acoustic Diagnostic Imaging System, he has developed protocols for its use in a variety of clinical settings. John has personally trained over two hundred dental practices on how to integrate sleep apnea treatment into their daily activities, some of these offices have gone on to become some of the most successful sleep disorders dentistry practices in North America.
Frances Rechtszaid was born in Bolivia, South America, raised in Israel and has lived in South Florida for over 25 years. She has a 15 year old son and 3 dogs. Worked for Aviation companies as Pan Am and Carnival Airlines, Cruise and Gambling Companies as Carnival Cruise Lines and Carnival Entertainment casinos. Veteran Call Center Director, managed, travel, security as well as Telecommunication service centers, speaks 3 languages fluently. Rechtszaid joined Sleep Group Solutions in 2014 in order to grow the telemarketing and customer service arms of the company.
Vice President of Operations
Rebecca Layhe is a Dental Sleep Medicine expert and has worked in the medical field for over 20 years. She has experience in dental and medical practice management, as well as in medical billing, coding, transcription, and is a medical language specialist. She has extensive marketing experience and has worked recently developing the leading dental sleep medicine practice in Arkansas. She has a passion for education and marketing, lecturing regularly on the role of Dental Sleep Medicine in the treatment of sleep apnea.
Director of Education
Dr Jeffrey Harrison has a passion for utilizing today’s most advanced dental technologies helping him deliver the ultimate level of patient care. He graduated from the University of Missouri – Kansas City School of Dentistry in 1994, completed a General Practice Residency at St John’s Mercy Medical Center in his hometown of St Louis, MO and achieved Mastership Certification in laser assisted dentistry from the World Clinical Laser Institute in 2007. Dr Harrison serves his dental profession as a Key Opinion Leader, Educator, Professional Speaker, Influencer, Consultant and Clinician. He is the Founder and CEO of Colorado Laser Dentistry and Sleeping Giant Sleep Solutions.
Dr. Jeffrey Harrison
Regional Director – West
Jason joins Sleep Group Solutions with over 14 years of dental sales and account management experience. Prior to his career in dental, Jason worked in staffing and consulting and also has over 11 years of active duty military experience in the United States Navy specializing in Personnel Management. Jason has 2 adult children who live in Michigan and in addition enjoys all sports, traveling and spending quality time with his family and 2 Great Danes, Stella and George. Jason has a BBA in Management from Northwood University.
Regional Director – Midwest
Amanda Carter has been in the dental industry for 21 years and has a heart for dentistry and helping patients. She first started out as a RDA and has experience in marketing, consulting and working with medically compromised patients. In 2012, Amanda stepped out of the dental office and stepped into dental sales. She has managed territories all over the US. Her southern charm is very warm and inviting and she is passionate about is educating teams and helping everyone grow. Amanda and her husband have been married for a long time, have three wonderful kids and live in the BIG “D”. As a family they love to travel and cheer on their favorite college football team. “Boomer Sooner”.
Regional Director – Southwest
Regional Director - Northeast
Joel joins Sleep Group Solutions with over 20 years of dental and medical sales experience where he focused on practice growth initiatives with clinicians. Joel has 2 adult children and a granddaughter who live in Florida. Joel enjoys traveling, music, camping and sailing with his family and friends, as well as yacht racing in south Florida. Joel has a Business Administration degree from the University of Central Florida.
Regional Director - Southeast