Health Data Movers
Health Data Movers is a team of health IT leaders, consultants, engineers, and data experts who partner with health systems to make real change happen. Our company was born out of the idea that the toughest data and system challenges can always be overcome with a little bit of grit and a lot of hard work.
Need the Health Data Movers team to help solve your critical data challenges?
Are you a fellow healthcare IT enthusiast who embraces challenges with grit? You could fit right in at Health Data Movers.
Executive Leadership Team
A cofounder of HDM, Tyler is the firm’s CEO and serves on the Board of Directors. Prior to the HDM’s current formation, Tyler implemented multiple instances of Epic’s clinical applications at major health systems across the country. Tyler began his career on Capitol Hill and briefly worked at an Australian surfboard manufacturing company. Tyler graduated magna cum laude from Vanderbilt University with a degree in Economics and History and holds an MBA from Stanford’s Graduate School of Business.
A U.S. Army veteran and HDM cofounder, Greg is HDM’s President, managing the Delivery team. Through his leadership of Delivery, Greg manages the Service Delivery lines of EHR, Project Management, Interoperability, and Transplant. Greg’s many years of experience managing enterprise-wide clinical applications, projects, portfolios, and people in healthcare enable him to drive his teams to successful engagements for HDM’s clients. Greg also serves on HDM’s Board of Directors.
Brandon has more than 20 years of healthcare IT industry experience, a PMP, an MBA, and a BA in Health Sciences. A natural born leader he now heads HDM’s Program and Project Management Services and somehow still finds the time to run 50+ miles per week.
As Director of Interoperability, Michael manages Data Conversions and Integrations. He brings a wide array of programming and interface experience to an EMR integration project near you. He uses his calming and efficient management style to think outside the box and ensure your data is in the right place at the right time.
Throughout his career, Mehul Malhotra has demonstrated a passion for solving complex and challenging problems, with a particular focus on using technology to drive positive change in the healthcare industry. He has a proven track record of success in managing large-scale IT projects, with a deep understanding of industry standards and regulatory requirements. Mehul is skilled at navigating the complex landscape of healthcare data and ensuring that systems are seamlessly integrated and interoperable.
Laura Howard is a full-time Project Manager with Health Data Movers. Her experience includes 20+ years of experience in healthcare IT and 10+ years of experience in product and project management. Her certifications include Scrum Product Owner through Scrum Alliance, certified Salesforce Administrator through Salesforce, and Certified Rhapsody Associate through Orion Health. Laura has a passion for ongoing education in innovative technologies and complex business & technical concepts to achieve product goal outcomes.
Alexander Janssen is a Senior Consultant at Health Data Movers. Alexander obtained a Bachelor’s of Science in Mathematics from the University of Wisconsin. Alexander’s focus is on results-driven project management, implementation, and customer support with over numerous years of technical experience in fast paced environments with countless moving parts. Alexander is focused on delivering comprehensive solutions to unique problems in any situation while promoting team collaboration. Alexander obtained a Bachelor’s of Science in Mathematics from the University of Wisconsin.
Dan, another original HDMer, is natively from the midwest and has comfortably transplanted himself out west in Los Angeles, CA. With HDM since 2017, Dan is our Lead Engineer with more than ten years of experience in healthcare development and systems engineering. Dan has extensive transplant experience, including five years in the transplant department at Keck Medical Center of USC and two years at OTTR. Those who know Dan know that he is the cat’s pajamas.
20 year retired air force veteran with specialized experience in electrical component repair and product delivery management. Holds a PMP and bachelor’s in computer science. Currently assigned to UCSF Clinical Technologies PMO as imaging and cardio sub portfolio manager.
With over a dozen years of healthcare IT experience, Caitlin is a tenacious Project Manager with experience in breadth and depth. She’s PMP certified, has held roles from technical analyst to IT director, and has earned her nickname “the bulldog” because she won’t be shaken off of any project! She applies the same discipline to her projects as she does for her marathon training – strong, steady, and determined to see it through.
Jacqueline has over 20 years of experience as a healthcare leader with expertise in operations, strategy implementation, operational excellence, and change management. Before joining HDM, she served as a senior leader for clinical and non-clinical services, strategy implementation, and special projects. She holds an MSc in Health Sciences, PMP, and Blackbelt Lean Six Sigma certifications and is a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives. Jacqueline is known for getting things done; she has proven success in developing holistic process improvement strategies to maximize efficiencies, outcomes, and financial stewardship. In her free time, she serves on the Board of Directors for Gallatin Valley’s FQHA and enjoys all things outdoors in beautiful Bozeman, Montana.
In his new role, Mr. Ryder assumes the top leadership position over HDM’s healthcare technology sales and recruiting professionals. Additionally, Mr. Ryder will be focused on brand building and improved external and internal messaging through his position over marketing. Promoting and educating healthcare providers, biotechnology firms, and digital health companies on HDM’s Signature Services of Data Migration, Integration, and Custom Development, as well as the company’s “Best in KLAS” Foundation Services of Application, PMO, and Advisory, will be key areas of his marketing team’s focus. “Darin’s provider background and solution oriented mindset equip him to work with our clients to find solutions to their toughest healthcare technology challenges,” said Tyler Smith, CEO: “As Darin takes over a fantastic Sales and Recruiting team, while building up a Marketing team, all under the banner of Client Services, he will ensure that our healthcare clients are given the highest levels of attention and quality for their technology services needs. Aligning Marketing, Sales, and Recruiting under Client Services will further the company’s continuous effort to match structure with strategy.”
Peter has 9 years’ experience in business development and consulting in hospitals and health systems. He uses this experience to build trusting relationships with client partners to push healthcare forward. Peter enjoys hiking, skiing, surfing, and enjoying the outdoors. When not outdoors, you will most likely find Peter cheering on the Seahawks or sweeping up pet hair from his dog and two cats.
Marissa has over 8 years of experience in business development, project management, and client relationship management. She loves cultivating relationships with clients and finding new solutions that will help them thrive. When she has some downtime, Marissa is outside with her family hiking or skiing and enjoying the beautiful Colorado weather.
Hemangi has progressively recruited HIT for 8 years. She has staffed several Epic implementations and critical projects. She takes pride and joy in working with the Epic and healthcare consultants. When she is not working she likes to spend her time cooking, practicing Ashtanga and traveling.
Finance & Administration
Prior to joining HDM, Ryan oversaw financial operations at Surgical Solutions (micro-cap healthcare solutions firm). Ryan started his career in office and industrial investment sales at Cushman & Wakefield (part of $1B+ in transaction volume). Ryan is a student-athlete graduate of Stanford University with a degree in economics and is on the Board of Trustees for The Cove School (a K-12 school instrumental in guiding children with complex learning disabilities).
With HDM since 2017, Angeli is an original HDMer. A California girl who was transplanted to Las Vegas, she is currently raising two kids under two years old and managing HDM’s daily operations. Her experience in marketing coupled with her experience as a healthcare IT consultant clearly mark her as an expert in all things operations.
Ryan Schweinberg is a full-time Senior Financial Analyst with Health Data Movers. His experience is 2 years at KPMG in Financial Due Diligence in multiple industries spanning healthcare all the way to industrial manufacturing. With a Bachelors of Science in Finance and Accounting from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University, Ryan is looking to bring his expertise of finance and expand his knowledge in healthcare by helping out the Finance and Accounting team at HDM. Ryan is an Eagle Scout, has a strong passion for philanthropy and helping out the local communities, and would like to continue this at HDM!
Board of Directors
Ms. Rapp served as a managing partner at AJR Ventures, a strategic advisory firm for Fortune 500, $500MM+ privately-held companies, and private equity firms on their new business unit/new market development, digital, and e-commerce strategies from 2015 to 2018. Prior to this, Ms. Rapp served as the founder and chief executive officer of Bottlenotes, Inc., the leading interactive media company in the U.S. wine, craft beer, and artisanal spirit industries from 2005 to 2015. Ms. Rapp has been the CEO of Surgical Solutions, a company that offers handling of scopes, repair maintenance management, and access to capital to increase physician satisfaction, since 2018. Ms. Rapp was appointed to serve on the Illinois Housing Development Authority board of directors from 2015 to 2019. Ms. Rapp received a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and History of Art from Yale University and a Master of Business Administration from Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business
Dr. Curtis Cole graduated from Bowdoin College in 1986 with a Bachelor of Arts and completed pre-med studies at Columbia University 1987-89. Post-graduation from Cornell Medicine in 1994, he completed his residency at New York Presbyterian and Cornell Medical Center. Following his residency, he transitioned into a clinical investigator specializing in medical informatics, which led to Cole assisting in implementing the first enterprise-level electronic medical record system. Cole’s current role is Chief Global Information Officer at Cornell University.
As the Senior Vice President and Area Manager, Eric focuses on ensuring that Kaiser Permanente is positioned to optimize performance in quality, service, and affordability in the Santa Clara Service Area. Before joining Kaiser Permanente, Eric was at Stanford Health Care for 10 years with increasing levels of responsibility, culminating in his final position as the Vice President of Organ Transplantation & Operations Integration. Eric earned his Master of Health Services Administration at the University of Michigan and his Bachelor of Science in Health Policy and Administration at The Pennsylvania State University.
Ms. Gupta has served as Vice President, Global Operations, at DocuSign, a leading e-signature and agreement cloud company, since 2018. Prior to that, Ms. Gupta served as the Associate Chief Information Officer of Stanford Health Care from 2011 through 2017, an internationally recognized academic health system for providing leading-edge acute and specialty care. Before joining Stanford, she held numerous positions at Oracle Corporations (formerly Sun Microsystems), a multinational computer technology corporation, from 1997 through 2009. She has previously served on the Executive Advisory Boards of Intel Corporation and Imprivata. Ms. Gupta received her Bachelor of Arts with honors in Economics and Psychology from Punjab University and Master of Business Administration from California State University. She brings a track record of over two decades of growth, execution, and driving digital transformation at scale.
A cofounder of HDM, Brian primarily thinks in ones and zeros. He has spent countless sleepless nights refining HDM’s custom ETL processes to migrate data from legacy applications into Epic. Leveraging his Computer Science and Math degrees, Brian serves on HDM’s Board of Directors and is actively involved with the firm’s Delivery sales processes, particularly around Interoperability and Transplant.