Executive Leadership
Meet our leaders
William Venus
VP and General Manager, Specialty Distribution & IHOC
William Venus brings more than 20 years of health care experience to his role overseeing the sales and marketing for ASD’s nephrology segment. In addition, William’s focus is developing manufacturer solutions for unique therapeutics and orphan drug launches. Formerly a VP of Bellco Health, which was acquired by ASD Healthcare in 2007, William’s experience includes group purchasing, business development at Spectra Renal Management, marketing and development at the Renal Research Institute, Fresenius Medical Care and professional sales at Amgen. He holds a bachelor’s degree in biology from the University of Scranton.
Devetta James
Group VP, Customer Service and Support
Since June 2006, Devetta James has played a key role at ASD Healthcare. In her current role as Group Vice President, Customer Service and Support, Ms. James ensures that we function in the most efficient, effective way possible to provide superior service to our customers and manufacturers. She brings almost 20 years of healthcare operations experience to her position and holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Northwood University, plus a master’s in training and development from Amberton University.

Michael Gelgor
VP, Operations
Michael serves as Vice President of Operations at ASD Healthcare and has been with the company since 1996. He brings more than 16 years of operations experience in the pharmaceutical distribution industry to ASD Healthcare. He holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting and business economics from the University of Witwatersrand, a master’s degree in accounting and auditing from the University of the Witwatersrand.
Summer Richoux
VP, Specialty Sales
As VP, Specialty Sales, Summer Richoux oversees sales teams for specialty distribution products, including nephrology, plasma derivatives, specialty, oncology and flu product lines. With 15 years of experience in the healthcare industry, Summer works to ensure our specialty sales teams understand product segments, industry trends and the needs of our business partners. Summer earned her BA in communications from the University of Texas at Austin.