Introducing the 2021 FedHealthIT100

The FedHealthIT100 honors those individuals recognized for driving change and advancement in the Federal Health Information Technology and Consulting Market. Nominated and chosen by their peers, some common themes among those who were selected include the desire and willingness to challenge conventional wisdom, to go above and beyond, to drive innovation, and to give back to the larger Federal Health IT and Consulting community.

The announcement of this year's inaugural FedHealthIT100 Hall of Fame Honorees is available here.

Check out this year's complete FedHealthIT Magazine here.

Amy Abernethy, MD, PhD
Principal Deputy Commissioner and Acting Chief Information Officer
Food and Drug Administration


Stanley Adamus
Project Controller, Tricare OnLine, Defense Health Systems, Irving Burton Associates

David Affeldt
President and CEO, GRSi

Gil Alterovitz, PhD
Director, Artificial Intelligence, Department of Veterans Affairs

Jose Arrieta
Former Chief Information Officer and Chief Data Officer, Department of Health and Human Services


Jermon Bafaty
Founder
CEO
Platinum Technologies


Larry Bafundo
Vice President of Digital Services, Ad Hoc

Milad Bahrami
Vice President, Health and Human Services Business Area, GDIT

Young Bang
Chief Growth Officer, Atlas Research

Doug Barton
Chief Technology Officer, Sr Vice President and Chief Engineer, Leidos Health Group


Shannon Sartin
Chief Technology Officer, Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services


Kenneth Blount
TIO Test & Joint Release Manager, Office of Electronic Health Records Modernization, Department of Veterans Affairs

Brenda Blunt
Executive Director, Health Practice, Customer Value Partners

Beau Brooks
Branch Chief, Internet/Intranet, Food and Drug Administration


LTG (Ret.) Patricia
Horoho

CEO
OptumServe


Mark Byers
President, DSS

Jesus Caban, PhD
Chief Clinical and Research Informatics, NICoE, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center

Sharon Campbell
Associate Deputy Chief Information Officer & Director, Office of Medical Products & Tobacco/Center for Tobacco Products, Food and Drug Administration

Dominic Cussatt
Principal Deputy Chief Information Officer, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary, Department of Veterans Affairs


Pat Flanders
Chief Information Officer
(J-6)
Defense Health Agency


Vid Desai
Chief Technology Officer, Food and Drug Administration

COL Francisco Dominicci
Chief, Solution Delivery Division (J6), Defense Health Agency

Frank Domizio
Deputy Chief Information Security Officer, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Jothi Dugar
Chief Information Security Officer, Center for Information Technology, National Institutes of Health


Manish Malhotra
Chairman
CEO
Unissant


Matthew Eisenberg
Chief, Business Process and Information Management Branch, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health

Justin Fanelli
Chief Architect, Defense Health IT Division, Naval Information Warfare Center Atlantic, Department of Defense

Melissa Fannin
Senior Vice President, Federal Business Development, CNSI

Jack Galvin
Associate Deputy Assistant Secretary, Office of Information and Technology, Department of Veterans Affairs

Elena Fenton
Senior Director, KPMG


Ken Georgi
Chief Operating Officer
Halfaker
& Associates


Greg Gershman
CEO and Co-Founder, Ad Hoc

James Gfrerer
Assistant Secretary for Information and Technology and Chief Information Officer, Department of Veterans Affairs


JR Glass
Chief Growth Officer, TISTA

James Gordon
President, Cognosante

Brian Hebbel
President, BARC Business Advisors


Allison Hickey
Chief Executive Officer
President
All In Solutions


Thomas Hines
Deputy Chief Information Officer, Defense Health Agency

George Hoffmann
Deputy Chief Information Officer, Deputy Director Office of Information Technology, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Dwight Hunt
President and CEO, B3 Group

Matt Garvey
Vice President, Emerging Markets, B3 Group


Jeneen Iwugo
Deputy Director, Center for Clinical Standards and Quality
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services


Bill James
Independent Consultant, FedSmarts

Scott Straub
Public Sector Lead, Risk Markets, Neustar

Patrick Sullivan
Vice President Digital Services, Aptive Resources

COL (Ret.) Scott Svabek
Director, Tactical Operations, Grace and Associates

Robin Kaiser
President and CEO, SoftDev

Y. Michele Kang
President and CEO, Cognosante


Kirk Hendler
Vice President
Military Health
Philips


Ann Kenny
Senior Account Executive and Business Development Director, IntelliDyne

Gina Kiang
Acting Chief Product Officer and Executive Director, Office of the Chief Product Officer, Department of Health and Human Services

Tom Lapato
Vice President, Enterprise Resource Performance, Inc.

Terry Lin
CEO, Planned Systems International

Jeffrey London
Executive Director, Loan Guaranty Service, Department of Veterans Affairs


Jenni Main
Chief Operating Officer
Centers for Medicare &
Medicaid Services


Denise McLain
Director, Infrastructure Engineering, Office of Information and Technology, Department of Veterans Affairs

Oki Mek
Senior Advisor to HHS CIO/HHS Reimagine, Department of Health and Human Services

Daniel Mesimer
Director, WAN/LAN Infrastructure, Office of Information and Technology, Department of Veterans Affairs

Ron Moody, MD
Chief Medical Officer, Accenture


Ray Holder
Executive Strategist
Federal Healthcare
Amazon Web Services


Brian Moran
CEO, GovernmentCIO

Ricci Mulligan
Director, Public Sector Health, Grant Thornton

David “Drew” Myklegard
Executive Director, Demand Management, Office of Information & Technology, Department of Veterans Affairs


Kamal Narang
Vice President and General Manager
Federal Health Sector
GDIT


Chris Nichols
Program Manager, Enterprise Intelligence & Data Solutions Program Office, Program Executive Office, Defense Healthcare Management Systems

Nicole Oxley, PhD
President and CEO, Oxley Enterprises

Susan Perez
Executive Director for IT Program Integration and Chief of Staff, Office of Information and Technology, Department of Veterans Affairs


Liz Porter
President
Health Group
Leidos


Camala Price
Federal and Industry Engagement, Federal Electronic Health Record Modernization Program Office 

Matthew Quinn
Science Director, Army Telemedicine & Advanced Technology Research Center

Marc Richardson
Director, Marketplace Information Technology Group, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Lori Robinson
Director, Division of Plan Data, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

Monica Rosser
Chief Growth Officer, Favor TechConsulting


Letitia Green Royal
Chief Executive Officer
LeCor
Technology Service


Joseph Sabin
Vice President, Health Information Technology, Sentar

COL (Ret.) Bobby Saxon
Deputy Director (Deputy CIO), Office of Information Technology, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

Steve Schliesman
Senior Vice President and General Manager, Military and Veterans Health, Cognosante

RDML Douglas Schofield
Director of Acquisition Programs & Program Executive Officer
US Coast Guard

Lance Scott
Assistant Program Manager, DOD Healthcare Management System Modernization (DHMSM) Interoperability and Data Systems, Program Executive Office, Defense Healthcare Management Systems (PEO DHMS)


Karsten Russell-Wood
Portfolio Leader
Post Acute & Home
Philips


Andrew Shatto
Deputy Director, Office of Enterprise Data and Analytics, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Jeff Shilling
Chief Information Officer, Chief of IT, National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute

Alan Smith
Chief, Information Management Division (J5), Defense Health Agency

Mike Snyder
President and CEO, EM Key Solutions

Karthik Srinivasan
Chief Operating Officer, IndraSoft


Holly Joers
Program Executive Office
Defense Healthcare Management Systems, Defense Health Agency


Jim St. Clair
Chief Technology Officer, Dinocrates Group

Kirthi Anantharam
Vice President, Corporate Strategy and Growth, Customer Value Partners

Peter Antall, MD
Chief Medical Officer, Amwell

Misu Tasnim
Executive Director of Digital Service, US Digital Service


William Tinston
Director,
Federal Electronic Health Record Modernization Program Office


Stacy Tselekis
Principal, Grant Thornton

Augie Turano, PhD
Acting Director, Data Migration and Data Syndication, Office of Electronic Health Records Modernization, Department of Veterans Affairs

Rajiv Uppal
Chief Information Officer and Director of the Office of Information Technology, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Kathryn Wetherby
Deputy Director, Marketplace IT Group, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Rich Wilson
Director, Health, Guidehouse

Gina Wolery
Chief Operating Officer, Index Analytics

Charles Worthington
Chief Technology Officer, Department of Veterans Affairs

Kaeli Yuen, MD
Presidential Innovation Fellow, Office of Information Technology, Department of Veterans Affairs


Frank Tucker
CEO, MicroHealth