Marcus S. Speyrer, RN, CWS is the Chief Operating Officer and Partner in The Wound Treatment Center, LLC @ Opelousas General Health System in Opelousas, LA.  He began in wound care in 1993.  He is a Registered Nurse and Certified Wound Specialist. He received his Associate Degree in Nursing at the University of New York Regents College in 1995.  He has participated in numerous research trials and has several publications. He is a member of the Editorial Advisory Board for the peer-reviewed journal, WOUNDS. He has served on numerous advisory panels and is a consultant with 3M™/KCI and Organogenesis Speakers’ Bureau.