Management Team


Management Team

MVW Nutritionals was founded by three individuals, each bringing unique and important contributions

suzanneSuzanne Michel is a Registered Dietitian with almost 40 years of experience. An author and co-author of numerous publications, abstracts and chapters, she has held faculty appointments at medical schools and presented at numerous national and international professional conferences and meetings. Recipient of several honors and awards, including the Golden Apple Award from the National Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, for her work in CF education and patient care. Until November 2012, Suzanne was an Advanced Practice Dietitian at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. Today, she serves the CF Community on a consulting basis, continuing to engage in patient care and education.

melanieMelanie Vandiver brings an operational focus and expertise in pharmaceuticals. Her past responsibilities have included  training and sales operations. In addition, she managed the development of marketing and educational materials, and was responsible for professional relationships. Melanie will continue to provide her expertise in these areas to the MVW Nutritionals.


mikeMike Walters began his career with the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies, where as part of the marketing team, he launched Pancrease MT®. In 1996 he formed a company to support emerging biotech and pharmaceutical companies in building their U.S. commercial presence. Early clients included PathoGenesis (TOBI®) and  MERZ (Mederma®). In 2001 he started SourceCF, where he remained until its sale  to Eurand in 2007. Through 2010, he focused on building U.S operations and the launch of ZENPEP®.  Today, he is involved in a number of businesses, at the Board and operating level, including Kailos Genetics and MVW Nutritionals.