About Us

At Strand Diagnostics, our strong roots in forensic science have enabled us to expand the benefits of DNA matching to the growing life sciences sector. Our leadership team is comprised of both seasoned medical professionals and business entrepreneurs, bringing a unique combination of experiences and knowledge that have helped shape the company’s vision. Read on to learn more about our company history and the innovative team that made it possible.

Ted Schenberg, Chief Executive Officer

Ted Schenberg is a successful, veteran entrepreneur, having founded and acquired several businesses in the life-sciences, chemical, aerospace, construction and food processing industries. He has extensive experience with start-ups, turnaround situations and merger/acquisition activities, with a strong emphasis on the development of sales and marketing functions. Three chemical companies founded or purchased by Mr. Schenberg were subsequently sold to publicly-traded firms. He has taught courses on business and entrepreneurship at assorted venues including the prestigious Indiana University Kelly School of Business, from which he holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and a Masters in Business Administration. Mr. Schenberg is currently CEO and co-founder of Strand Diagnostics LLC, a forensic and medical DNA laboratory.

Travis Morgan, Chief Financial Officer 

After three years in the audit department of KPMG Peat Marwick focusing on small and mid-sized clients, Travis Morgan embarked on a successful career in entrepreneurship and private equity and has garnered over 20 years of experience in venture creation, management and harvest. In this role he has been instrumental in the creation, purchase and/or sale of 12 companies, including two liquidity events with large public companies. He has held the role of acting or interim CFO at eight companies in the biotech, chemical manufacturing, aerospace and private equity industries. Mr. Morgan graduated at the age of 20 from the Indiana University Kelly School of Business with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Finance, and is a CPA (inactive) licensed in Indiana. He also received a Masters in Business Administration from Babson University with a concentration in Entrepreneurship and International Business.