Bob Bailey is the founder of several successful healthcare and IT consulting and staffing firms, and a current Principal at Healthcare IT Leaders, PAC Leaders, and Locums Choice. Four of his companies have ranked on the INC 5000 list of Fastest Growing Companies, and in 2017, he was named to the Staffing 100, a list of the industry's most influential executives. Previously, he was a co-founder of Locum Leaders, now part of AMN Healthcare, and B2B Workforce, now a Randstad company. Bob was also a partner at ICON Search & Consulting. He holds a BBA from the University of Georgia.
Principal & Founder
Russ Rudish has more than 30 years of industry experience and has deep and enduring relationships with major healthcare organizations in the United States and abroad. He is the founding principal of his own consultancy, Rudish Health Solutions, and previously was US and Global Health Care Leader for Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited, the world’s largest health care professional services firm. Russ is on the Board of Directors of Craneware, Inc., a U.K.-based healthcare company. He is also on the Advisory Board of Gryphon Investors, a San Francisco-based private equity firm, where he focuses on healthcare acquisitions.
John is an acknowledged industry thought leader on digital transformation and consumer-centric care delivery. He offers our clients a unique perspective from 35+ years working for and with leading health systems, vendors and consultancies. Most recently, John was EVP, Innovation and Technology with HCI group. He has also held leadership and consulting positions with cloud and infrastructure companies, such as NetApp and Dell Perot Systems, and with health IT software companies, Siemens and McKesson. He is a past healthcare CIO—St Vincent’s Catholic Medical Centers and McLaren Health—and past Director of Clinical Informatics at Emory Healthcare.
Brad Elster leads our ERP practice, working closely with leading vendors, system integrators and our clients. Previously, he was President of B2B Workforce, a Randstad company, specializing in IT/ERP workforce solutions. Prior to that, he was VP of Sales at the same firm. He joined B2B from PremierHR, where he was Director of Business Development. He holds a degree in economics from the University of Georgia.
Ted Justiss was previously Chief Operating Officer for B2B Workforce, where he led recruiting operations, vendor management, and client development. Prior to joining B2B, he was the Southeastern Division President for Acsys, Inc., a national IT and finance staff augmentation firm. Ted began his career with Deloitte and Touche as a CPA. He is a founding Board Member of the Christmas Tree Santas, a seasonal non-profit that donates Christmas trees to low-income families during the holidays. Ted holds a BBA from the University of Georgia.
Bruce leads the Healthcare IT Leaders Boston office and brings nearly three decades of staffing and consulting services leadership experience to Healthcare IT Leaders. Most recently, he was President N.A. at Vedior, a $30B global HR services company (acquired by Randstad in 2008), where he led a variety of U.S. acquisitions along with organic growth strategies. Prior to that he was CEO N.A. of Sapphire Technologies, one of the largest IT staffing and consulting firms in the US. Bruce is a graduate of Clarion (PA) University.
As chief financial officer, Tom directs all budget management, financial reporting, and accounting. His 20+ year career as a finance executive spans several successful IT staffing and consulting firms, including B2BWorkforce, a Randstad company. He holds a BA, Accounting from the University of Alabama.
Alex brings over 25 years of healthcare marketing experience to Healthcare IT Leaders. He was previously VP, Marketing at Express Scripts. He has also held management roles at multiple venture-backed startups, including drugstore.com, where he shared a U.S. Patent for site functionality. He is the founder of the Christmas Tree Santas, a non-profit that donates Christmas trees to low income families during the holidays. He holds a BA, Journalism from the University of Georgia and an MS, Communications from Miami University of Ohio.
Chief Marketing Officer
Ray Kelly is a veteran Solution Architect with deep experience implementing and optimizing leading cloud business solutions including Salesforce, SAP and AWS. His 25+ year career in information technology includes roles as a Senior Manager at Deloitte and as Director of SAP Application Development for The Coca-Cola Corporation. Prior to joining Healthcare IT Leaders, he was VP of the SAP practice at B2B Workforce. Ray holds a BA in Computer Science from Trenton State College (The College of New Jersey).
Keith leads government contracting and public sector activity for the company. He has held executive leadership roles for Systems Integrators such as IBM and SAIC, as well as, small businesses supporting Fortune 500, Healthcare, and Government clients. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering from Auburn University, a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from California Coast University, and a Doctorate in Business Administration from California Coast University.
SVP, Public Sector
With our firm since its founding, Susan Galbreath oversees all HR functions including hiring, compliance and benefits administration. She holds the same responsibilities for our sister companies, PAC Leaders, Locums Choice and Run Consultants. Previously, she was Director of Administration for Locum Leaders, and before that, the Director of Finance for Ballard Designs. She holds a BS in Accounting from the University of Alabama.
Human Resources Director
Ernie Riddle most recently served as CEO of EnablePath, a boutique Cloud Computing Consulting firm and Salesforce Platinum Consulting Partner. He was also the Co-Founder and Former President/CEO of Astadia, Inc. in Atlanta, GA, a Cloud computing, SaaS consulting and Systems Integration company. Prior to that Ernie's esteemed business career included stints as President and CEO of multi-billion dollar companies including Norrell Services and Ryder Systems. He holds a BS, Marketing from the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill and an MBA, Finance from Emory University.
As CTO, Patrick brings decades of enterprise clinical application experience to each client engagement. He leads our company’s Managed Services and CIO Advisory practices. His extensive Healthcare IT background includes several executive leadership positions with Cerner and Allscripts, working with multinational customers, as well as provider experience with Catholic Health Initiatives. Throughout his career he has been a change management leader, building highly successful delivery organizations. He is a graduate of the Haslem School of Business at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.
Chief Technology Officer
Over two decades of health IT consulting, Jeff Mason has led provider transformation, patient flow, operational improvement, and clinical system engagements. As a top Epic consultant with Accenture’s Health Technology Practice, he was recognized for his achievement in operational analysis and improvements. Before consulting, Jeff worked for multiple hospitals and health systems as a Director of Imaging Services. He has a BA in Health Administration from the University of Alabama, and an MS in Health Administration from Tulane University.
VP, Epic Consulting
Bob Tomlin has over 28+ years of experience in IT sales and consulting, providing advisory, implementation and application managed services at the CxO level. In his current role, Bob directs key partner relationships, including Nuvolo and ServiceNow, leading several Nuvolo implementations for large clients. He joined Healthcare IT Leaders from IBM, where he led major SAP initiatives as an IBM Project Executive for government and large enterprise customers. He holds a Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Science from Auburn University.
Managing Director, Enterprise Applications
Andrew provides executive oversight for all Application Managed Services including, but not limited to, project initiation/kick-off, scope, build, training, Tier 1-3 application support, adoption, optimization, and roadmap development. He joins Healthcare IT Leaders from HCI Group, and began his career in health IT as a PM for Epic Systems. Andrew’s experience includes over 120 project implementations across the entire EHR landscape. His involvement in designing and delivering client projects has led to compound savings and the opportunity to reinvest in future strategic initiatives. He holds a BA in Economics from Indiana University.
Director, Application Management and Implementations
Vicki Davis has managed multi-million dollar budgets and led organizational readiness and training activities for thousands of end users, including large-scale Epic training and deployment activities at major U.S. hospitals and health systems. Previously, she was an IT Program Director at Stanford Health Care and Sr. Dir, Epic Training for Providence Health and Services. Vicki is a PMP with Agile Project Management training. She holds a BS from Virginia Commonwealth University, and has a Masters Certificate in Project Management from The George Washington University.
VP, Training and Optimization
Cynthia's career in IT and staffing spans 3+ decades of leadership and project management roles. She joined Healthcare IT Leaders from The Crevalle Group, where she was Director of Federal Practice. Prior to that, she was President of B2BWorkforce, a Randstad company specializing in IT consulting and staffing. Cynthia oversaw the company's key functions including recruiting, marketing, technology, human resources, and operations. She also led the firm's diversity efforts by creating a mentor protégé program and partnerships with several diversity firms. Cynthia holds a BA in Biology from Spelman College and serves on its Board of Trustees.
As Chief Platform Architect, Ernest Lessenger consults to our clients on a myriad of Salesforce, ServiceNow and enterprise IT needs from network and infrastructure management to software requirements gathering, design, and implementation & development. Previously, he was a strategist and developer for leading Salesforce consulting firms Enable Path and Cloud Sherpas. In addition to 17 Salesforce certifications, he is ServiceNow certified and a certified Scrum Master. He received a Master’s degree in Business Administration from Rice University, and a BS from Carnegie-Mellon University
Chief Platform Architect
Michael Robin offers our Cerner clients an invaluable perspective gained from a 26-year career at Cerner Corporation, most recently serving as GM, Premier East, supporting customers in the Southeastern United States, including Bay Care Health System, Sisters of Mercy Health System, Memorial Hermann Health System, and Adventist Health System. He holds a bachelor’s degree in computer science from The College of the Ozarks.
Senior Director, Cerner Consulting
Larry Todd brings an in-depth understanding of Cerner Revenue Cycle Management (RCM) requirements to client engagements. He is a CPA and former healthcare CFO with 30+ years of Revenue Cycle experience, including 6 years as a Revenue Cycle Consultant for Cerner Corporation. Larry joined Healthcare IT Leaders from Leidos, where he was a Managing Director, Cerner Practice. He is active in the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) and holds a BASc in Accounting from Avila University.
Larry Todd, CPA
Senior Director, Cerner Revenue Cycle Consulting
Colin joined Healthcare IT Leaders from Deloitte Consulting LLP, where he was a Revenue Cycle Transformation Consultant. He began his career in Revenue Cycle at Triage Consulting Group as a consultant conducting audits and analysis on hospital claims to ensure accuracy of payment and claim coding.
Senior Director, Provider & Revenue Cycle
Jim Beezley joins our firm after two decades at Cerner Corporation in a variety of client-facing leadership roles. As a senior engagement lead and consultant, his responsibilities included oversight of multiple clinical and revenue cycle projects, client satisfaction, and quality delivery. Most recently, Jim led a complex revenue cycle and ambulatory implementation at St. Luke’s Hospital (MO) to a successful completion. He has also led Cerner engagements at Adventist Health, and Integris Health. Jim holds a BS, Management from William Jewell College.
Director, Cerner Consulting
Amit Hadra offers healthcare clients over 20 years experience as a senior leader on complex EHR and IT projects. He began his career at Epic Systems, where he worked as a PM and team lead on several products, including EpicCare Ambulatory, EpicCare Inpatient, EpicWeb, and Clarity Reporting. He has also worked as an IT leader for two hospitals and as a senior consultant delivering varied solutions for large health systems and the federal government (CDC). Amit holds a BS, Biomedical Sciences and an MS, Human Genetics from the University of Michigan.
Director, Epic Practice
As a Solutions Architect, Tim architects and designs the transformation process for our ServiceNow application clients. Prior to joining Healthcare IT Leaders, he was an Application Services Manager for Northside Hospital (ATL), where he led IT teams in support of mulitple applications. Tim's career in IT spans 20+ years and a variety of consultative and leadership roles. He holds an ITIL Foundation Certificate in IT Service Management.
ServiceNow Solutions Architect
Dave offers our clients 10+ years of deep experience in Epic Revenue Cycle Management consulting experience. As an Epic certified analyst and consultant he has supported the Epic RCM needs of multiple health systems and hospitals including Catholic Health Services of Long Island, UPenn Health System, Denver Health, and Children's Hospital of Pennsylvania. Dave holds a Doctor of Law (JD) from Villanova University School of Law and a BS in Finance from Penn State.
Director, Epic RCM
Hailey has spent her career helping customers develop and implement software solutions that exceed operation and end-user expectations. She has built, supported, and implemented global SaaS solutions across 4 countries, in 3 languages across multiple industry verticals. In her role at our firm, she supports our clients by delivering impactful solutions as a UKG Implementation Specialist. Hailey holds a bachelor’s degree in International Linguistics & Business from the University of Southern Indiana. She is working to complete a Master's in Information Systems (MIS) and Business Analytics.
UKG Implementation Specialist
Michael joins the UKG team as a Solution Architect. He was most recently a Senior Manager at EY, where he worked with clients to develop HR, Payroll, and Timekeeping strategies. He earned his MBA from the University of Phoenix.
Mike is a Solution Architect who helps our clients implement ServiceNow and Nuvolo products. He's been a consultant specializing in various ITSM, healthcare OT, and construction project management solutions for over 20 years.
Nuvolo Solution Architect
David Muntz is a principal at StarBridge Advisors, a strategic partner to Healthcare IT Leaders. His diverse career spans IT leadership roles at major health systems and federal policymaking. He is a past CIO at Texas Health Resources and Baylor Health Care System. In 2012, David accepted an appointment to serve as the first CIO at ONC (Health and Human Services’ Office of the National Coordinator) through 2013. He has twice been named CHIME’s Innovator of the Year, and in 2014 the CHIME Board presented him its CIO Legacy Award. David holds an MA from Southern Methodist University and an AB from Columbia College.
Principal, StarBridge Advisors
Sue Schade is a Principal at StarBridge Advisors, a strategic partner to Healthcare IT Leaders, offering advisory services, interim leadership and CxO search capabilities. A nationally recognized industry thought leader, Sue recently served as interim chief information officer at Stony Brook Medicine on Long Island and at University Hospitals in Cleveland, Ohio. Sue has more than 30 years’ experience in healthcare information technology management, and was recognized as the CHIME-HIMSS John E. Gall, Jr. CIO of the Year in 2014. She holds an MBA degree from Illinois Benedictine College in Lisle, Illinois.
Principal, StarBridge Advisors
Rory previously worked in Business Development for Cervello, a leading service provider for business analytics, performance management and data management solutions. He holds a BS in Resource Economics from the University of New Hampshire.
Kathy Pilkey joined Healthcare IT Leaders from SmartSearch, an independent staffing consultancy, which she owned and operated. Prior to that, she held senior account executive and recruitment positions at Management Recruiters International (MRI) and Jackson and Coker. Kathy has a BBA in Marketing from the Terry College of Business at the University of Georgia.
National Account Director
As a National Account Director, Christine Devine helps hospitals and health systems meet their critical IT workforce needs. Christine joined Healthcare IT Leaders from Locum Leaders, where she was the Business Development Director for Surgery and Anesthesia. Prior to that she owned and operated her own staffing firm and worked as a Senior Account Manager at OM5, a division of Management Recruiters International, the world's largest contingency staff recruiting firm.
National Account Director
As VP, National Accounts, Alicia Perrin builds deep and enduring relationships with strategic healthcare clients and systems integrators. Alicia joined Healthcare IT Leaders from B2B Workforce and Randstad, where she worked for over a decade as a National Account Director.
VP National Accounts
With 30+ years in the software and services industry, Tom offers our clients an established a track record of building and managing relationships, processes and teams. His career spans account leadership roles with industry leading software and services firms, including Arthur Andersen, JD Edwards, PeopleSoft, Oracle, IBM and B2B Workforce (a Randstad company). He holds a BS, Management from the Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech).
GM, Business Solutions
Dave has spent his entire career helping customers address their workforce management (WFM) needs. In his role at Healthcare IT Leaders, he supports our clients from implementation through optimization, helping them maximize value from their UKG investments. Dave joins our firm from Indeavor, where he was an Account Director. He has also held project management and consulting roles with the Hackett Group and at Kronos (now UKG). He holds a BS in Industrial Management from Purdue University.
UKG Client Advisor
As Director of our Permanent Practice, Andrea’s focus is helping our customers attract and hire the best health IT talent for their full-time needs. Prior to joining Healthcare IT Leaders, Andrea was a Senior Director, Client Services for HCTec. Before that, she worked in business development as a Market Manager for ITAC Solutions. Andrea holds a BS in Computer Science from The University of Alabama.
Director, Permanent Recruiting
Matt began his career directly out of college as a Consultant Advisor at Healthcare IT Leaders. He is a graduate of the University of Denver.
Heshan came to Healthcare IT Leaders directly out of Georgia College, where he studied economics and accounting.
Ned is an experienced sales leader who joined our firm from Student City, where he was a Senior Sales Manager. He holds a BA, History from the University of Massachusetts.
In his role, John supports healthcare executives through trusted advisory relationships and strong competencies in health IT strategy, solution development, and services delivery. He joined our firm after 7 years at Oxford Global Resources where he was the Director of Strategic Accounts. John's career in healthcare began in life sciences working as a representative for Allergan, and later, Amgen. He holds an MBA from Southern New Hampshire University and a BA in Business Administration from the University of New Hampshire. He is on the Board of Directors for New England HIMSS.
National Account Director
As a Client Advisor, Colin helps our health system clients solve their IT consulting and workforce challenges. Colin joined Healthcare IT Leaders from National Lumber, where he worked in Sales. He holds a BS in Marketing/Professional Sales from Plymouth (NH) State University.
As a Client Advisor, Kishan builds enduring relationships with our clients to assist with their enterprise clinical and business needs. Previously, he worked at EY in San Francisco as a Commercial Assurance Senior focused on audit procedures and accounting best practices. Kishan holds a Masters of Business Administration and a Masters of Accounting from Northeastern University.
Kishan Jay, MBA, MSA
As a National Account Director, Andrea works primarily with our Infor clients as well as other enterprise customers. She joins our firm from the hospitality and convention industry where her career spanned 25 years in executive and sales roles with HelmsBriscoe, Loews Hotels, and the New Orleans Convention Bureau. She holds a BS in Journalism from the University of Georgia.
National Account Director
As a client advisor, Cole supports our healthcare and corporate clients primarily in our Healthy Returns practice for COVID-19 solutions. Before joining our firm, he was a field specialist with the Hogan Construction Group. He is a recent graduate of The Citadel, with a BS in Accounting.
As a Client Advisor, Lisa Weinbach helps hospitals and health systems meet their critical IT workforce needs. She joined Healthcare IT Leaders in 2018 as a Billing Specialist. Previously, she was a Sales Associate and Call Auditor for The Scheduling Institute. Lisa holds a BA and MSW in Social Work from the University of Georgia.
Justin came to Healthcare IT Leaders from Assurgent Medical Solutions, a retained physician search firm, where he was Director of Physician Recruitment. Prior to that, he was a Staffing Manager at Robert Half International. He has an MBA from Troy University and a BS in Finance from Jacksonville State University.
Christine previously worked as a recruiting specialist for Hire Up Consulting. Prior to that she held the position of media director for Revolution Church, drawing on her background in marketing and video production. She has a BS in Communications and Broadcasting from the University of Tennessee.
Senior Consultant Advisor
Neika joined Healthcare IT Leaders from Hire Velocity, where she was Team Lead Recruiter. Prior to that she was a Program Coordinator at the Georgia Cancer Foundation. She holds an AA in Graphic Design from the Art Institute of Atlanta.
Senior Consultant Advisor
Andy has worked in technical recruiting for nearly 20 years, most recently as a Senior Resource Manager at eCommQuest. Prior to that he held resource management and recruiting roles at B2B Workforce and Acsys IT. He has a BS in Economics from Auburn University.
Senior Consultant Advisor
Philip previously worked at Patriot Technical Consulting, a staffing firm specializing in engineering and design jobs. Before that, he was a staffing manager for OfficeTeam, a business development manager at Symphony Services and a loan officer. Phil has an Associate of Business Administration from Hesser College.
Senior Consultant Advisor
Candace joined Healthcare IT Leaders from H&A Consulting, where she was a senior healthcare IT recruiter. She has also held staffing and human resources roles for MedPro Personnel, HRWorks and Royal Staffing Services. She has a BS in Business Administration/Human Resources from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.
Senior Consultant Advisor
John is a graduate of Colby College (BA, Economics), where he played Lacrosse and earned multiple honors including USILA Scholar All-American. All-NESCAC, and Team Co-MVP.
Larry joins Healthcare IT Leaders from Salem State College (MA) where he graduated with a BA in Journalism and Sports Management.
Senior Consultant Advisor
Jared joined Healthcare IT Leaders in 2017 and has held a variety of roles including Associate Consultant Advisor and Client Advisor. He holds a BA in History from Bridgewater State (MA) University.
Tosha Smith joined our firm in 2016 and previously worked as a Payroll Specialist and as a Sourcing Specialist for our sister firm, Run Consultants. As a Consultant Advisor, she focuses on permanent placement, helping match outstanding candidates to full-time job opportunities with our clients.
Senior Consultant Advisor
Jessica joined Healthcare IT Leaders from SurePower Consulting, where she was a technical consultant recruiter. She holds an MBA from Northern Michigan University.
Alma is a highly experienced recruiter who joined Healthcare IT Leaders from Ciox Health, where she worked as a Talent Acquisition Partner, developing and implementing national recruiting plans. Prior to that, she was a Recruiter and Operations Manager for PrideStaff. She holds an AS, Business Administration from Georgia State University Perimeter College.
Heather is a highly experienced healthcare recruiter who joined our firm from Jackson and Coker, where she worked as a Recruiting Consultant. She is a graduate of the University of Georgia where she studied Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia and Spanish.
As a Consultant Advisor, Michael identifies and recruits quality candidates for our consulting roles. He joined Healthcare IT Leaders from Applied Resource Group, where he worked as a Senior Technical Recruiter. Prior to that, Michael was a Senior Recruiter for Outsource. He holds a BBA from Georgia Southern University, where he studied Banking and Financial Support Services.
Maggie is a Consultant Advisor and Recruiter for the Permanent Placement division of Healthcare IT Leaders. Maggie joined our firm from the Addison Group, where she was an IT Recruiter. She has also held Account Executive and Recruiting roles for JumpCrew and Maxim Healthcare Group. Maggie is a graduate of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, with a Bachelor's Degree in Communication and Media Studies.
Kyle is a Consultant Advisor focused on consulting talent for Enterprise Resource Planning initiatives. He joined Healthcare IT Leaders from KNF&T Staffing Resources, where he was an Accounting and Finance Staffing Consultant. Kyle graduated from the University of Maine with a BS in Accounting.
As a Consultant Advisor, Summer recruits and supports quality candidates for our health IT consulting roles. She is a recent graduate of Georgia College and State University, where she earned a BA, History.
Kyle joined Healthcare IT Leaders from American Pool, where he was a Staffing Manager. He holds a Bachelor's Degree from Rutgers University.
In her role as an Associate Consultant Advisor, Alyssa helps recruiters identify qualified consultant talent. She is currently enrolled in the MPH program at Stony Brook University studying Health Analytics. Alyssa holds a BS in Public Health from the University of Buffalo.
Andrew recruits and places highly experienced talent for permanent and contract roles to support the workforce needs of our clients. He joins our firm from Axelon Services Corporation, where he was a technical recruiter. Andrew holds a Bachelor's degree in Human Health from Emory University.
Claris joined Healthcare IT Leaders from Community Health Center, where she was a Human Resources Recruitment Coordinator. She holds a Bachelor's Degree from Quinnipiac University.
Project Coordinator/Associate Consultant Advisor
In his role as an Associate Consultant Advisor, Joseph helps recruiters identify qualified consultant talent. Joseph is a graduate of Samford University with a degree in Political Science.
Associate Consultant Advisor
Mark Parker brings over 25 years of software development and IT support experience to Healthcare IT Leaders. He currently oversees all technical operations and budgets, including local, remote, and vendor provided resources. He holds a BA from the University of South Carolina.
Chief Technology Officer
Trish brings a wealth of IT recruitment experience to Healthcare IT Leaders. She previously held account and program management roles at Elevated Resources and B2B Workforce. Trish studied Journalism and English at Temple University.
VP, Customer Success
Katie represents the finance organization on all projects that impact financial systems and/or the finance organization. Katie held a variety of finance/accounting leadership roles at 22squared, Cor Partners, Kids II, Randstad, among others. She has a Bachelor's in Accounting and Finance from Clemson University.
VP of Financial Transformation
Debbie joined Healthcare IT Leaders from B2B Workforce where she held several roles including Delivery Manager. Prior to that, she was an Inside Sales Representative for IBM. She holds a BA in Political Science from Kent State.
Customer Success Manager
As a Customer Success Manager, Pam Keth draws on her extensive experience in practice operations, HR, business management and accounting. She has worked as a Resource and Delivery Manager for Price Waterhouse Coopers, IBM and OmniPoint Staffing. She began her career as an accountant and senior auditor and has worked as a financial software consultant. She holds a BS in Accounting and a (2nd) BS in Computer Applications from Clarion University (PA).
Customer Success Manager
Natasha joins as a Customer Success Manager, with an extensive background in Human Resources, including her most recent role as HR Representative for UPS. She is a graduate of Georgia State University and Ashford University
Customer Success Manager
With a background in military and private sector operations and project/resource management, Paul Gawryszewski brings 30+ years of leadership experience to each client engagement. His project management career spans multiple IT and workforce solutions companies, including Randstad and Siebel Systems. He began his career in the U.S. Navy, where during his final tour he was responsible for running all Allied communications in the 1st Gulf War. Paul is a graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy with a B.S. in General Engineering
As a Salesforce SME, Lindsey Gray manages CRM administration and leads reporting and adoption initiatives within the company. She previously served as our company's first 'Happiness Coordinator,' building positive relationships with our field consultants to ensure their success and retention. Previously, she was a recruitment specialist and travel coordinator for Locum Leaders, a physician staffing firm. Lindsey holds a BA in Psychology from Bennett College.
Salesforce Reporting and Adoption SME
As a Controller, Tyler leads financials for the firm's Healthy Returns practice. Most recently, he worked at KPMG, where he specialized in Healthcare & Software Industries. He earned both his Bachelor's and Master's of Accountancy at USC.
As Compliance Manager, Deirdre Kurnett offers travel and compliance support to our national consulting team. She previously directed Marketing for Doremi Technologies in Burbank, CA. She has also held marketing and client services roles for NBC News and Spirit Aviation. Deirdre holds a BS in Business Adminstration and Management from the University of Redlands.
Denise is a knowledgeable healthcare IT consultant and delivery executive with 25+ years of experience. She joins our firm from the HCI Group where she managed key strategic accounts. Prior to that, she was a Business Relationship Manager at Lancaster Community Hospital responsible for enrolling providers and medical practices in the health system's Epic Community Connect portal. She holds an MS from the Johns Hopkins University Carey Business School and a BA in Accounting from Penn State University.
Director, Solution Delivery
Stacey leads procurement and supply chain management for our Healthy Returns practice. She most recently was a Business Analyst at NYU Langone Health.
Director of Procurement/Supply Chain Management
As Marketing Director, Peter is responsible for digital marketing initiatives that range from online advertising to email marketing. He joined Healthcare IT Leaders from E & Y, where he was a Marketing Manager responsible for digital marketing and lead generation. Prior to that, he held similar positions for the Association of International Certified Professional Accountants, Zach Academy, and ABI Research. Peter holds a Master's Degree from NYU and a BS from Stony Brook University.
As a Program Manager, Johanna helps manage our UKG team, working closely with consultants, project leaders, and advisors. Johanna earned her MBAs from University of Roehampton and Schiller International University, and her Bachelor's degree at Metropolitan State University.
UKG Program Manager
As Clinical Consultant, Michele manages COVID-19 clinical operations for our Healthy Returns practice. Previously, she worked for 15+ years in a variety of nursing roles with Greenville Health System, ranging from Pre-Op and PACU to Critical Care. She holds an RN/BSN from Clemson University and a BBA from the University of South Carolina.
Michele Rossi, RN
In his role as an Engagement Manager, Gary works closely with our Nuvolo team managing implementations and projects. Prior to joining the team, Gary worked ServiceNow roles with TEKsystems, OhioHealth, and CareWorks.
Carolyn is an experienced healthcare IT project leader who joins our firm from RCM consultancy, Gottlieb, where she was a Client Services Administrator. Prior to that, she held several roles in recruitment and CRM administration for the HCI Group. Carolyn holds a BS in Information Technology from Florida State University.
Lindsey Albright has over 13 years of Payroll Management and Operations experience in several sectors of business and payroll operating systems. Previously, she was an Accounting Manager at Alex Roush Architects, and before that, Operations Manager/Bracnch Administrator for Randstad Technologies, where she managed various aspects of onboarding, including background checks and expense management. She holds a BA, Political Science, from Georgia State University.
Susan Spitale joined Healthcare IT Leaders from Locum Leaders where she was the company's longtime payroll coordinator. Prior to that she managed accounts payable for The Garrett Group. She holds a BS, English from Georgia State University.
In his role as System Engineer, Kevin plays a vital role as a part of our IT team, leading infrastructure and engineering initiatives. He was most recently an IT Support Engineer at Mangan, Inc., and is a graduate of Strayer University.
As a Senior Accounting Analyst, Kisha is a vital part of the accounting department for Healthcare IT Leaders. She is a graduate of Arizona State University where she earned a Bachelor's of Science in Communication.
Senior Accounting Analyst
As a Senior Accounting Analyst, Nancy is a vital part of the accounting department for Healthcare IT Leaders. She graduated from the University of Houston-Clear Lake with a Bachelor's in Accounting.
Senior Accounting Analyst
Leslie supports a variety of important sales and marketing activities at Healthcare IT Leaders, including CRM administration and consultant engagement. She began her career as a Director of Media Relations for Converse College. She has worked as a copywriter and editor for financial services firms and as a freelancer. Leslie holds a BA in Public Relations and Advertising from the University of Georgia.
Sales Support Specialist
As a Human Resources Generalist, Claudia is a vital piece of our HR team, helping with benefits, payroll, and more. Most recently, Claudia was a HR Generalist at a large building materials fabricator in Georgia. She has a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration from DeVry University.
Human Resources Generalist
In her role as Accounts Receivable Advisor, Chandra assists the Accounting team with AR initiatives. She is a graduate of Clark Atlanta University.
Accounts Receivable Associate
Natalie manages billing for Healthcare IT Leaders and our sister company, Locums Choice. Previously, she was Assistant Comptroller for Exact Direct, where she managed accounting and billing functions for multiple divisions. She is a graduate of Georgia Southern University.
As a Customer Success Associate, Chris supports our CS Managers. He is a graduate of Kennesaw State University, where he earned a Bachelor's degree in Math Education.
Customer Success Associate
As an Accounting Associate, Ethan helps our accounting team with bookkeeping and accounting reports. Ethan is a graduate of the University of Georgia's Terry College of Business with a BBA in Finance.