David G. Misiak, president of Patterson Dental North America, will leave the company to pursue a new opportunity, effective May 11. Patterson Companies will conduct a search for a new leader of its dental segment. During this transition period, the dental business will report directly to Mark Walchirk, president and CEO of Patterson Companies.
“We are grateful to Dave for his many contributions to Patterson during his 22 years with our dental business, and I think him for his support during my transition,” said Walchirk. “On behalf of Patterson, we wish him the best in his future endeavors.”