Meet the MedTech Team

Winthrop Thurlow, Executive Director of MedTech


Win is MedTech’s team leader and a tireless advocate for New York’s bio/med industry.  He is committed to ensuring that MedTech delivers value to our members and that it lives into its mission of helping those members bring life changing solutions to the marketplace.

Win brings nearly 30 years’ experience in law, education and healthcare to his job and you can generally find him traveling the state, working with our members and New York’s industry and government leaders to promote and grow the bio/med ecosphere. It’s an exciting journey and he’d love to talk with you about it. 

You may learn more about Win at his LinkedIn page here


Phone: 315.423.7200, ext. 2

Sarah Buckles, Manager of Operations & Member Services

As Manager of Operations & Member Services, Sarah is MedTech’s go-to on all things organizational.  She is an experienced administrator and understands the challenges faced by MedTech’s varied membership.  She is here to keep the association running smoothly and to answer any questions you may have about MedTech and your membership. 

You may learn more about Sarah at her LinkedIn page here.


Phone:  315.423.7200, ext. 1

Ann Gilroy, Manager of Programming & Events

Ann manages MedTech’s portfolio of events and works with our members to create programs valuable to all aspects of our diverse constituency.  She’s a pro at event coordination, logistics and programming.  She’s here to work with our members and would love to hear from you.

You may learn more about Ann at her LinkedIn page here.


Phone:  315.423.7200, ext. 4

Joseph Hunter, Marketing & Communications Coordinator

Joe manages member communications and supports MedTech’s public relations efforts.  He also coordinates MedTech’s social media platforms and our internal and external outreach efforts.  Joe is here to work with you on getting your message out to our members and the larger community.  Please give him a shout to discuss ways that MedTech can amplify your organization’s message. 

You may learn more about Joe at his LinkedIn page here


Phone:  315.423-7200, ext. 3