Gary M. Petrucci, Chairman and Director

Gary Petrucci is currently Senior Vice President of Investments at RBC Wealth Management. He began his career as an investment executive at Piper Jaffray, and served on the Piper Jaffray board of directors (1981-95); he became senior Vice President of Investments at UBS Financial Services after it acquired Piper Jaffray in 1997. Mr. Petrucci earned Piper Jaffray’s Fred Sirianni Award honoring the top-producing investment executive thirteen times, and the award was renamed in his honor.

A graduate of the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, Mr. Petrucci was a cofounder of Cardiovascular Systems, Inc., and served on its board from 1992-2009, including service as board chair from 2001-07. He recently founded and is President and CEO of Breathe Free, a company focused on using powdered amniotic fluid to treat respiratory conditions.

Mr. Petrucci has served on the the boards of the St. Cloud University Foundation, National Urology Board, America’s Neck and Back Clinics, Reliant Technologies, Arboretum Foundation, and Stemedica Cell Therapies.