Successful technology leader and consultant with a passion for applying information technology solutions to improve data exchange and facilitate better outcomes.
Information Technology Leader
Project management and leadership (PMP)
Team building and mentoring
Vendor relationship management
Health Data Exchange
Agile practices (Scrum & RUP)
Databases and SQL
Network and system administration
Expertise Nationwide Health Information Network (NwHIN) Data Exchange
The Direct Project
Integrating the Healthcare Enterprise (IHE) Technical Framework
Health Level 7 (HL7) Data Exchange
Health Information Exchange Infection Control Surveillance Automation
Clinical Decision Support Automation
11/2013 to Current
Executive Vice President/CIOCOPE Health Solutions – Los Angeles, CA
Mid-sized consulting company (51 to 200 employees) partnering with clients across the health care continuum to help them achieve visionary, market relevant solutions in the areas of strategy, population health management, CMS demonstrations, DSRIP, and workforce development.
04/2010 to 10/2013
Account Lead5AM Solutions – Rockville, MD
Mid-sized software engineering company (51 to 200 employees) providing solutions for life sciences and healthcare.
Oversee the delivery of solutions to meet the needs of 5AM's Health IT clients.
Mentor new resources in the business goals and supporting business practices at 5AM.
Coordinate with 5AM's finance and operations team to establish and manage budgets for client projects.
Manage, monitor, and control project budgets for multiple projects.
Work collaboratively with clients and 5AM's Business Leads to identify new opportunities for growth within the account portfolio.
05/2003 to 04/2010
Project ManagerVecna Technologies
Senior member of the project management team at this advanced technology company with applications in health care, business, and robotics.
Responsibilities also included building and managing functional teams, and administering Vecna's software testing program.
Key member of the technical team at this software development company providing software to support the court system and prosecutors.
Developed a prototype to speed up the data integration process, decreasing the cost and time to delivery.
Contributed to the redesign of the company's flagship case management system for prosecutors.
Developed the conversion utility to integrate the case management system into the Bexar County, Texas, criminal justice information system, significantly contributing to the company's revenue for 2002.
03/1999 to 05/2001
System AdministratorTWD Office of National Drug Control Policy
01/1999 to 03/1999
Mindspring accountTAC Staffing
08/1998 to 12/1998
Quantex accountTechserv Systems
Master of Science: Management of Information Technology University of Virginia - Charlottesville, VA
Bachelor of Science: Mathematics Brigham Young University - Provo, UT