Clinical Architecture’s team of experienced and dedicated professionals specializes in creating solutions aimed at revolutionizing healthcare. Our goal is to develop innovative products that help organizations achieve success with healthcare data quality and content management initiatives.
Chief Executive Officer
Charlie Harp has more than two decades of experience designing and implementing software solutions in the healthcare industry.
At SmithKline Beecham Clinical Laboratories (now Quest Diagnostics), Charlie developed hospital lab applications including instrument interfaces, reference lab interfaces, phlebotomy tracking applications, ADT interfaces and lab data management and reporting.
Charlie then managed the strategic application development group at Covance Central Laboratories, developing applications including investigator reporting tools, protocol data management, specimen management and tracking, specialty lab interfaces, and microbiological result interpretation.
Most recently, Charlie worked for First DataBank and Zynx Health at Hearst Business Media, where he was instrumental in the design and development of several innovative products focused on the integration of terminology, reference content, and clinical decision support at the point of care.
Chief Technology Officer
Joe Mize’s background includes developing and designing software solutions across a number of industry verticals such as healthcare claims process, image processing and finance, and integrated healthcare content. While working for First DataBank, Joe developed the Drug information Framework, an API delivering integrated drug information and clinical decision support. Later, as Director of Engineering at Zynx Health, Joe developed the reference web site and order set authoring portal, as well as the internal content management applications.
Managing Director UK
Andrew Frangleton specializes in understanding how medicines and patient information can be stored and manipulated to help improve healthcare outcomes for patients, and how interoperability can be implemented to share access to data. As Director of Healthcare Informatics for UBM Medica, Andrew provided leadership, informatics knowledge, and product development expertise to teams delivering key products to international business clients including Vidal and MIMS drug information systems. Prior to that, Andrew worked at First DataBank Europe for 10 years, ultimately serving as Product Development Director. Andrew is a member of the IHTSDO Implementation and Innovation committee.
Chief Informatics Officer
Shaun Shakib, MPH PhD
Shaun Shakib received his masters degree in Public Health (MPH) and doctorate in Biomedical Informatics (PhD) at the University of Utah School of Medicine. He has more than two decades of experience and formal training in laboratory science M(ASCP)CM, public health, and biomedical informatics. His areas of interest and technical expertise include knowledge engineering, clinical terminology, vocabulary server design and implementation, and health information exchange. Shaun is an active member of several national/international medical informatics and standards organizations, including Health Level 7 (HL7), Clinical Logical Observation Identifiers Names and Codes (LOINC), American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA), and Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS).
Chief Medical Information Officer
Bob Taylor, DO
Bob Taylor received his medical degree from Ohio University and completed a National Library of Medicine fellowship in Biomedical Informatics at the University of Pittsburgh. Over the past 15 years, Bob has played a major role in the evolution of acute and ambulatory EHR applications at a number of healthcare information technology vendors including Greenway Health, QuadraMed, e-MDs, Allscripts, and Computer Technology Associates (Military Health System). While working for Allscripts as the Chief Clinical Architect, Bob led several important cross-product line initiatives, including a centralized terminology management/distribution platform and a common clinical documentation solution. Most recently Bob returned to Greenway where he designed a next-generation ambulatory EHR solution and a clinical document-authoring platform for Walgreens retail pharmacies.
Executive Vice President of Business Development
With more than two decades of experience in healthcare IT, Marck DuBois developed expertise in content, terminology, and software solutions. In positions of increasing responsibility at Wolters Kluwer Health, Hearst Business Media, First Databank, Diagnotion, Dun and Bradstreet, and the United States Marine Corps, Marck gained extensive experience in sales, strategic partnerships, operational planning and key client relationships, particularly in the healthcare industry.
Executive Vice President of Sales and Partnerships
John Wilkinson has broad sales and marketing experience covering many segments of healthcare including infection control, wound care, DME, and Oxygen and IV therapy. In 1994, John joined clinical content vendor Medi-Span where he came to appreciate the importance and complexity of healthcare IT. His subsequent experience at healthcare IT companies including First DataBank, Thomson Reuters Healthcare and Zynx Health includes successful business development initiatives and team management.
EVP of Client Services
Carol Macumber brings over 15 years of experience spanning across project management, enterprise software development and maintenance, and consulting. She has a Master’s degree in biomedical engineering and Project Management Professional (PMP) designation. Her experience includes deploying terminology authoring tools at Canada Health Infoway, Canada’s National Release Center for SNOMED CT, and Terminology Asset Management and capacity building for the Philippine Department of Health. Carol is well respected in the health IT community and was the elected Affiliate Forum representative to the IHTSDO Technical Committee, is the Vice-chair of the HL7 Terminology Authority, a Co-Chair of the HL7 Vocabulary Working Group and a Fellow of the American Medical Informatics Association (FAMIA).
Vice President of Product Management
Stephanie has over 25 years of product management and software development experience, with 20 of those years spent creating healthcare IT solutions for First Databank (FDB) and Medi-Span. Prior to transitioning to Product Management in 2011, Stephanie was a Senior IT Leader with 23 years of experience leading product development and large systems development initiatives across business functions in healthcare, manufacturing, and IT services. Prior to working at FDB, Stephanie was a consultant and project manager for Charles H. Mack and Associates. There, she worked with Medi-Span, Inc. on a multi-million dollar ERP project. She has also held roles in application development and project management for Power Wheels, Kransco Group Companies, and Apple Computers.
Vice President of Clinical Informatics
Victor Lee, MD
Victor Lee, MD has worked in the field of evidence-based clinical decision support for 15 years at Zynx Health prior to joining Clinical Architecture in 2017. Victor’s focus has been in interoperability and health IT product innovation. He has had several publications in healthcare journals including the Annals of Internal Medicine. Victor Lee attended the University of California at Berkeley where he received BA degrees in biochemistry and psychology. He earned his MD degree from Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston, MA and completed his internal medicine residency at Kaiser Permanente in Los Angeles, CA where he also practiced as a board-certified hospitalist and a teaching attending physician.
Vice President of Engineering
Ron Ross has over 20 years’ experience in Information Technology. This experience includes a proven ability to implement technology based solutions to solve business problems and the ability to implement innovative solutions to meet customer’s needs. He has worked in several industries including consulting, insurance and health care. While working at First Databank, Ron managed the engineering team responsible for clinical decision support applications, web portal applications, application programming interfaces, custom solutions and business applications. Ron holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Computer Science and a Master’s in Business Administration.
Vice President of Marketing
Amanda O’Rourke has extensive marketing, communications and public relations experience with a focus on healthcare, software development, and health information exchange and technology. After beginning her career in advertising—working on national ad campaigns and brand strategy—Amanda developed corporate and product marketing initiatives for the Indiana Health Information Exchange (IHIE) to help improve healthcare efficiencies throughout disparate healthcare systems. Most recently, Amanda worked at Software Engineering Professionals, an Indiana-based software design and development company, focusing on communications and client relationship management.
Vice President of Quality and Education
Anitra Green has been working in healthcare IT since 1999, and has extensive experience in building software quality practices and testing processes, designing product testing strategies, including manual and automated functional test, with a focus of continuous quality improvement. Anitra has broad management experience, and is devoted to building a strong team atmosphere and developing staff to their fullest potential. Anitra joined First Databank as a quality assurance tester, progressing to the senior level, where she continued to strive in test strategy creation, leadership, best practices and process improvement. Anitra is an ISTQB Certified Tester.
Client Success Manager
Chris Wheeler is the Director of Customer Service at Clinical Architecture and has over 25 years of Healthcare IT experience. After receiving his Computer Science degree from Indiana University he began his career as a developer at Covance working on clinical trials systems. As the organization grew and was more successful, Chris spent time outside of the U.S. supporting an international expansion. After working his way up to Development Manager at Covance and with 12 years of experience, Chris accepted a position at First Databank. During his tenure at First Databank, Chris managed a software development team that developed software products. This included end-user software and web-based products, including APIs. Chris collaborated with several groups within the organization but also interacted with customers to understand their needs for the continued development of products. In addition to his management responsibilities, Chris also provided sales support as well as he did professional presentations at seminars.
Director of Content Development
Erika is a purpose-driven leader with over 10 years of proven, progressive and broad-based experience in leadership, strategic planning and content development with an emphasis in clinical drug information. Prior to joining Clinical Architecture, Erika built and led successful teams responsible for complex global initiatives and clinical content development at Wolters Kluwer Health.
She has demonstrated strength collaborating with business and clinical staff to deliver meaningful value to customers while engaging employees and developing the next generation of leaders. Erika is a passionate advocate for improving the quality of healthcare with the utilization of innovative health IT solutions.
Senior Clinical Architect
Randy Woodward, RN, BSBA MIS
Over the past 15+ years, Randy has lead the development of innovative databases, registries, data integration, analytic and reporting systems for quality improvement, pay for performance (P4P), hospital safety, medical research, and clinical trials. His work on registry design has been included as a case study in an AHRQ publication, and is a coauthor on several peer-reviewed journals based on analytic studies. Randy applies clinical, informatics, quality improvement, data, and analytics knowledge to help accomplish the goals of the Quadruple Aim: Improving patient and provider experiences, improving population health, and reducing the per capita cost of health care.
Randy has extensive experience integrating hospital, ambulatory, and administrative (claims) information systems, including Health Information Exchange (community clinical data), Electronic Health Records (clinical data), Enterprise Master Patient/Provider Index (record linking and identity resolution), Semantic Harmonization (vocabulary, ontology), Claims Analytics (risk and episodes), Clinical and Claims data warehouses, and Big Data platforms. Randy’s background includes roles in business intelligence, quality improvement informatics, and analytics with his most recent role serving as the Director of Big Data and Architecture at Ascension Information Systems.
Client Success Manager
Chrissy Richey has extensive healthcare, project management and sales experience. She began her career as a health educator and quickly transitioned into Durable Medical Equipment (insulin pump) sales with Roche and Insulet Corporation. She was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes at age 7, so diabetes is a passion of hers. From there she managed teams for Ameritox and Harlan Laboratories before landing at hc1.com where she fell in love with healthcare technology and project management as Service Delivery Director. She built and designed Customer Relationship Management (CRM) workflows for skilled nursing facilities and labs and worked with a team to do Lab Information System (LIS) and EMR integrations as well as analytics.
Client Success Manager
Bonnie Bruner, MSN RN
Bonnie Bruner has 10 years of healthcare experience, beginning her career as a Registered Nurse and most recently leading population health efforts at Ascension Health. Bonnie has extensive experience integrating disparate data systems, normalizing data syntactically and semantically, and solving for problems like master data management and consolidated quality measure reporting. She lives in Nashville, Tennessee where she is an active member of the Tennessee Chapter of HIMSS and serves on the TN HIMSS Ambassador board.
Client Success Manager
Bob Vinti, RPh, MS
Bob Vinti has over 40 years of healthcare experience ranging from hospital pharmacy to software development. Bob’s extensive knowledge in software development came from working at Healthcare Systems Inc., McKesson and NextGen. During his time, he created innovative products that were highly recognized in healthcare. One of his greatest achievements being the development of a pharmacy system that was recognized as Best in KLAS and later purchased by McKesson and rebranded as Horizon Meds Manager.