Our Team

The Cognituv Management Team

We understand that if you focus on the evolving peer reviewed scientific evidence, it will help create the best possible outcomes for how we design our products, and ultimately care for our customers.
Experience in science, tech, healthcare, and Commercial sectors has built a strong organic foundation for advancement.

TOM DONKERS
Founder & CEO

Tom brings a combination of strategic vision and business acumen. Guided by the principle of ‘Trust through Transparency,’ his leadership style not only drives the company’s growth but also fosters a culture of openness and integrity. He credits the success of the company to its process driven, team based approach to solve challenging problems.

Carl Peterson MD MS DABR
Co-Founder & CSO

Carl’s leads the development and implementation of evidence based scientific principles for the company’s solutions. His background as a Board-certified Radiation Oncologist and education as an MD, include an MS in Pathology, and degrees in Biology, Psychology, Chemistry, and Biomedical Research. Carl provides our company with a strategic competitive advantage and the ability to pursue novel developments.

Nick Montoya, EE
CTO

Nick is accountable for spearheading the advancement of the organization’s technological breakthroughs both software and hardware for the strategic performance of Cognituv integrations.

Dylan Litherland, EE
CCO

Dylan manages the company’s sales engineering efforts, ensuring customer satisfaction and the growth of Cognituv’s client base.

PALMER SMITH
DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS

Palmer oversees the day-to-day operations of the company, ensuring efficiency and effectiveness in all aspects of the business.

SUSAN DONKERS
STRATEGIC BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

Susan brings valuable skills and project management experience as a LEED certified member of USGBC. In her role of developing COMMERCIAL AND INDUSTRIAL channels.

RICHARD GREENE
VP, BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

Richard focuses on expanding Cognituv’s market presence and establishing partnerships with his 30 years of experience.