Steven King, DPM Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine, 1996; Pedorthist, Northwestern U. Medical School Prosthetics and Orthotics Center, IL 1996; BA, Biology, St. Johns U., Collegeville MN, 1992; ROTC Commission, St. Johns U., Collegeville, MN 1992 Current Position and Research: Managing Member of Kingetics LLC. He is responsible for overseeing R&D efforts for the spring lever orthotic device and for monitoring process development and control for commercial implantation. He has more than 15 years of clinical experience involving human gait and gait pathologies. Member of the Maui Medical Group Department of Surgery. Relevant Experience: -Co-Principal Investigator for the US Department of Defense and Army Medical Research and Materials Command research contract for the Small Business Innovation Research topic SBIR A11-109 “Advanced Composite Insoles for the Reduction of Stress Fractures.” -Voting member of the American Society of Testing Materials Committees F13 Footwear Safety and Traction, E54 Homeland Security Applications and Body Armor -Co-Inventor Spring Orthotic Device USPTO #8,353,968