Trio of appointments will develop various market segments. 

LeanPath Inc. announced the appointment of three foodservice and waste reduction experts to oversee the business development for the healthcare, education, hospitality and grocery market segments.

Patricia Kelly will lead LeanPath's efforts in healthcare, including acute care and senior living facilities. Previously she served as northwest business development manager for Melink Corporation.

Ryan Mykita will lead new business development for LeanPath in the hospitality and grocery segments, which includes hotels, casinos, corporate dining and food retailers. Mykita co-founded BioSystems Design, a clean technology company specializing in converting food waste streams into value-added products. Previously, he was director of corporate sales at Customer Lobby, a San Francisco Bay Area technology company.

Sandra Nicholason joins LeanPath to lead new business development for the education market, including college and university dining operations. Sandra most recently served as regional sales manager for CJ Foods.