A New Company Inspired by You

What’s in a name? The grace, love and determination of children with special needs and their families gave birth to our company name.

Inspired by your family and fueled by the tradition of Drive DeVilbiss Healthcare, Inspired by Drive merges Columbia Medical and Wenzelite Rehab into one brand with over 50 combined years of Pediatric Rehab history.

Our P Pod and Nessie products represent the current and future vision of product line, designed to be playful, innovative, reliable and clinically sound.

Visit our website and join our online community today! #liveinspired (coming soon!)


Company Bios

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Matt Lawrence

Vice President and General Manager

Matt joined the company in February of 2016 and is responsible for providing Executive Leadership for all aspects of the company including Product Development, Sales, Operations and Manufacturing. Prior to joining Inspired by Drive, Matt worked 20 years as an Executive in the financial, consumer goods and healthcare sectors. Most recently, Matt served as the Executive Vice President of SuperCare Health from 2011-2016. He is a graduate of San Jose State University.

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Michael Gipson

Vice President of Sales

Mike began his Drive career in 2012 as a Territory Business Manager in Upstate, NY. After growing a successful territory for 3 years and earning numerous sales awards, Mike was promoted to Strategic Growth Specialist for the Northeast region. Continued achievement led him to take over as the Vice President of Sales where he currently focuses on the pediatric rehab sector. Mike holds a Bachelor's Degree in Economics from St. Lawrence University and an MBA from Clarkson University.

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Evelyn Chieng

Director of Operations

Evelyn joined Columbia Medical in April 2006 as an Accounting Manager, 9 years prior to the company being purchased by Drive Devilbiss Healthcare. Her professional experience includes over 20 years of accounting. With a B.A. in Social Science, Evelyn transitioned into her current Director of Operations role, where she oversees the Inspired by Drive accounting, purchasing, production, and all financials.

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Brittany Commodore

Digital Media & Professional Relations Manager

Brittany joined the Inspired by Drive team in 2016 with over 10 years of digital and event marketing experience within a nonprofit and agency environment. She has held positions such as Executive Director for the Muscular Dystrophy Association and Multicultural Event Marketing for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, and managed large scale experiential marketing campaigns during her time at The Marketing Arm Agency. Brittany is a proud graduate of The Ohio State University and her primary role at Inspired by Drive includes digital media management and online community development.


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