Pradeep Goel spent more than 26 years in healthcare IT. During this time Pradeep Goel has built 4 healthcare IT companies and has been at the top of INC500 fastest growing companies lists multiple times. Pradeep is also on the 100 most promising entrepreneurs worldwide complied by Goldman Sachs CEO. In 2011 appointed by Governor of North Dakota to HITAC council to help direct state-wide health records initiatives for insurers and consumers. From 2012 to 2017 Pradeep has been working with healthcare initiatives of two US Presidents to design and build several public program solutions including Medicaid, Medicare, social services, children’s health, mental health and many other programs.
Vadym’s entire career in software development has been related to product design, development and adoption. Vadym spent more than a decade in the Health and Human Services sector building and deploying enterprise systems for government and commercial organizations. Since 2004, Vadym’s primary focus has been to deliver products and solutions which bring value to clients and citizens. Having been involved in several projects with potential for broad impact on large groups of populations, he has learned to combine technology, innovation and proven development methodologies with awareness of how technology can and should impact lives. Vadym is applying his disciplined approach to product management and sustainable solution design to manage the Solve.Care solution roadmap. He is also the champion of the Care.Community approach to drive innovation and adoption of our platform around the globe.
Dr. Randall received his Ph.D. in Political Science (Policy Analysis and Administration) from Kent State University. He currently serves as Executive Director and is Resident Scholar with the American Research and Policy Institute (www.arapi.org) in Washington, DC. Dr. Randall has extensive experience as a former top insurance regulator, legislative staff member, health care lobbyist, consultant and executive with not only insurance companies, but also with several provider trade groups in Washington. He has testified before both U.S. House and Senate committees of Congress on a variety of health policy issues. He also has over two dozen peer-reviewed and professional publications as well as book chapters on health information technology, health care entitlements and the policy process surrounding health care reform.
Ed Odjaghian, a senior IT executive with decades of experience in healthcare solution delivery. Mr. Odjaghian has 30+ years of experience in various roles including healthcare solution delivery to clients. Mr. Odjaghian has spent decades managing operations of various IT companies, including software development, client services and support operations, building and leading offshore development centers and delivering enterprise level integrated solutions to government and commercial clients.
Karen Bowling is the Vice President of Care Delivery and Transformation for WVU Medicine. She served in a number of management capacities in both the hospital setting and higher education until 1990 when she began working in hospital administration. From 2013 until January of 2017, Karen was Cabinet Secretary of the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) under Governor Earl Ray Tomblin. Also, she was a board member of many not-for-profit organizations, which included the Raleigh County Community Action Association, YMCA of Beckley, and the Beckley Healthright Clinic.
James Moran served as the U.S Representative for the 8th congressional district of Virginia from 1991 to 2015. During his tenure in the U.S. Congress, Mr. Moran focused heavily on technology issues and was inducted into the American Electronics Hall of Fame. While in Congress, he was a senior member of the House Appropriations Committee, served as chairman and ranking member of the Subcommittee on the Interior and Environment, was a senior member on the Defense and Military Construction Subcommittees, and served as a member of the Steering and Policy Committee for the House Democratic Leadership. Congressman Moran’s service on the Solve.Care Strategic Advisory Board will enormously assist the company to meet the goals we have established for the platform.
Mr. Brubaker served as the U.S Transportation Research and Innovative Technology Administrator (RITA) as an appointee of President George W. Bush and Acting Chief Information Officer for the U.S. Department of Defense. Mr. Brubaker has extensive experience as technology executive and currently serves as CEO at The Alliance for Transportation Innovation, Inc. Senior level public policy and private sector leadership with proven experience creating breakthrough innovations through the convergence of policy, practice, and technology.
‘Mr. Friou has extensive experience as a life and health insurance executive. Over the last 44 years, he has had a wide variety of career experiences with Aflac, based in Columbus, Georgia. His most recent position, for the last 18 years, was Senior Vice President, Director of Government Relations. In June of 2017, Aflac announced his retirement to make way for the next generation, and for his pursuit of other endeavors including his role as an advisor to the Solve.Care Foundation.
Mr. Petersen is a principal at Arbor Strategies, LLC. Arbor Strategies is a government relations and strategic consulting firm, specializing in health care and insurance regulatory consulting. The firm’s primary focus is representing clients before the National Association of Insurance Commissioners, state insurance departments, federal agencies and Congress. Prior to joining Arbor Strategies, Mr. Petersen was a partner in Morris, Manning & Martin’s Washington, DC office where he served as chair of the firm’s Insurance Regulatory Practice Group.
Mr. Upson served as the Cabinet Secretary of Technology Officer for the State of Virginia. Mr. Upson is President of Cybrforce, a MSSP and reseller of the world’s most advanced endpoint antivirus protection: Cylance Protect. Serves as Partner of Upson Technology Group, a company he founded that built and manages two exclusive programs of the government tech sector: CES Government (CESG) and the Government Business Executive Forum (GBEF).
Theodore is a serial entrepreneur innovating across AI, blockchain, smart-digital and data-in-motion cybersecurity, focused on transforming the healthcare, fintech, data science and cybersecurity industries. Waz is renowned as a global innovator and thought-leader providing technology solutions markets in the United States and internationally. Leading one of the top 10 Most Innovative Companies in 2016, Waz was able to achieve over $50 million in early funding, making it one of the most inspiring and influential startup success stories. Waz has held a series of senior and CxO positions at fortune 500 Companies and Marquis Health Systems to include United Health Group, WellPoint, Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, and Mubadalla.
Jonathan Chou is a co-founder and CEO of Bee Token, a company that’s revolutionizing home-sharing via the use of blockchain technology. Chou will lend his expertise to Solve.Care as a member of the advisory board. Before founding The Bee Token in October 2017, Chou worked as an engineer for the global ride-sharing app Uber, serving as tech lead on fraud and machine learning in the company’s cyber security department. He also played a key role in rewriting the new Uber app using Apple’s Swift programming language.
Dr. Ashis Chawla is a physician and surgeon at St. Joseph’s Health Centre, as well as Cleveland Clinic Canada. He has an academic appointment in the Department of Surgery at the University of Toronto. He is a Diplomat of the American Board of Urology and a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. Dr. Chawla remains active in many leadership groups and committees including the Ontario Medical Association as Secretary, Section of Urology.
Nick is a futurist, blockchain enthusiast and multi-time founder, having built multiple platforms in the recruiting industry, amassing millions of users each. He is the Co-founder of dock.io, a decentralized network for professional data exchange built on blockchain, as well as the CEO of Remote.com, a leading job marketplace for remote work with over 3 million users.
Mr. Everts ia a trendwatcher, passionate speaker, consultant, debate leader and video blogger. Vincent Everts is an inspired bridge builder: a man with original ideas who forges innovative links between new technology and the rest of the world. his goal is to increase the rate of innovation inside companies and organisations. Previously, a founder and CEO of Blockchain Innovation Conference, Incrowdapp, Electric Driving Consultancy, trendwatcher at Midas Consultancy.
Michael Kessel is the President and CEO of Cleveland Clinic Canada and is responsible for the growth of the Canadian facility, strategic partnerships and enterprise value creation. Prior to joining Cleveland Clinic in 2009, Mr. Kessel was Co-founder and Vice President of Business Development and Finance for the Center for Partnership Medicine at Northwestern Memorial Hospital /Trio Health in Chicago. In this role, Mr. Kessel was instrumental in the development of a network of executive health and wellness programs with leading medical centers throughout the United States. The program was ranked as one of the top in the country by Forbes and Fortune magazines.
Mr. Grygoryev is a founder and COO of Aidditive Solutions. Previously served as CEO of Ukrsoft and Miratech, Director of EngagePoint. He is a longtime investor in US healthcare technology firms (e.g. state and federal CMS solutions). Mr. Grygoryev has a M.Sc. in Computer Science and Applied Mathematics, more than 24 years in business of Software Engineering, IT management and technology industry leadership, and a strong track record in process, project and product management for software technology and solutions.
Mr. Afian is an attorney and managing partner of Juscutum Attorney Association which is distinguished by innovative approach in legal practice. He advocates for legalization of Bitcoins in Ukraine and is constant participant of working and initiative groups on drafting bills, resources for liberalization in the economy and protection of investments in Ukraine. Member of the Expert Council under the Committee for Informatization and Information Technologies of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine.
Mr. Zamovskiy is the founder of Ambisafe. He has been involved in cryptocurrency development since early 2010, and has founded or took leading technical roles in multiple first of their kind projects, such as BitMerch (first bitcoin merchant service), HolyTransaction, Tether and several cryptocurrency exchanges, including orderbook.io
Co-founder and Chief Creative Officer of Creative Quarter project in Kyiv, one of the lobbyists of 3G and PayPal in Ukraine introduction, adviser to Lviv city mayor on innovation and investment issues, public figure and evangelist of innovations. Ilia is an experienced professional in management, marketing, sales, strategic planning, product development and business administration. He is one of the leaders in the Ukrainian IT and start-up industries, mentor in a number of venture funds and innovative companies, publicist and speaker.
Jordy is the youngest person of our advisory board, however enormously experienced in cryptocurrencies, blockchain and ICOs. During his study Business Management at the University of Groningen, he has been involved as an investor, active community member and advisor of a wide range of blockchain startups. He works for GoBlock as a project manager for the GoCrypto department. GoBlock is a Dutch company partnered with NEM that helps organizations with the adaption of blockchain technology. With GoCrypto he tries to create the biggest crypto community of the Netherlands. Beside that he is the founder of Fiene Consultancy in which he advises blockchain startups. He looks at the project from the perspective of the investor and tries to represent their interests.
Jen Buakaew, also known as Crypto Jen, is a leading personality, public speaker and voice of progress to the cryptocurrency community and emerging markets. She is one of the most highly regarded female crypto/blockchain influencers in the world and a frequent guest speaker at the International blockchain conferences. While being an advisor to Solve.Care platform, Jen Buakaew is also a member of The New Money Systems Board, Lifeboat foundation, alongside Vitalik Buterin and Charlie Lee.