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Our Leadership Team
Our diverse leadership team has deep experience in the healthcare, enterprise software and consumer engagement industries — and we’re passionate about creating solutions that provide real value and return on investment for the healthcare industry.
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Jeff is the strategic and visionary leader for Welltok, developing the first holistic, agnostic Health Optimization Platform.

He is widely recognized as a healthcare IT entrepreneur and innovator based on his 30-year track record of successfully applying technologies to address the complex problems facing the healthcare industry.

Prior to Welltok, Jeff founded TriZetto, the first industry vertical SaaS enterprise solution, and originated the concept of Integrated Healthcare Management. During his tenure as Chairman and CEO, Jeff led TriZetto through a successful IPO and $1.4B private equity buyout.

Jeff currently serves as a member of the board of directors for Quality Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:QSII) and Alignment Healthcare, as well as on boards for Hoag Hospital in Newport Beach and University of California at Irvine’s Center for Health Care Management & Policy. Jeff received his bachelor’s degree with high honors in business administration/management information systems from the University of Illinois.

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Rob is responsible for all operating aspects for Welltok including product innovation and execution, sales and client success.

 

During his 28-year career in healthcare IT, Rob has led some of the country’s largest operational and IT transformations. Rob most recently served as president of Payer Markets at TriZetto (now owned by Cognizant), where he had overall accountability for new business development for Cognizant’s Healthcare vertical and top-line growth for TriZetto’s 350+ payer clients and approximately $1B in yearly revenue. 

 

Rob also previously worked for PacifiCare Health Systems (now owned by UnitedHealthcare) and for Andersen Consulting (now Accenture), helping healthcare clients define and implement IT strategies.

 

Rob graduated with honors from the University of Colorado at Boulder.

scott-rotermund
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Scott drives new strategic partnerships and forges collaborations with the most innovative population health organizations.

He brings 20 years of deep healthcare knowledge to Welltok with a focus on health plans. Prior to co-founding Welltok, Scott was a co-owner and led all sales for PSI, a healthcare services company acquired by Metavante Corporation in 2003. During his tenure, annual revenue grew from $1 million to $30 million. Following the acquisition, Scott served as Vice President of Sales for the Metavante Healthcare Solutions Group.

Scott holds a bachelor of science degree from the University of New Hampshire’s Whittemore School of Business and Economics.

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Linda oversees the company’s finance management, treasury and accounting functions as well as real estate and facilities for all Welltok locations.

She most recently served as a principal with SpringBoard Strategic Advisors, leading the healthcare consulting practice. Linda spent more than a decade in senior management positions at TriZetto Corporation, including Chief Risk and Compliance Officer and interim CFO during a successful take-private transaction in 2008.

Prior to TriZetto, Linda held executive positions at Interliance, a boutique consulting firm specializing in platform enablement, CalFed Bank and South Coast Home Healthcare, where she worked closely with government-sponsored healthcare plans.

Linda holds a bachelor’s degree in business management, with an emphasis in Finance, and an MBA from the University of the Redlands, as well as a master’s of healthcare administration from the University of LaVerne.

brian-garcia
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Brian is responsible for product and technology strategy at Welltok including product management, and engineering.

He brings over 15 years of experience leading technology and design strategy across multiple business units in both growth and start-up phases. He most recently served as the Chief Technology Officer for Healthagen, a subsidiary of Aetna, where he led the technical strategy and execution across a large portfolio of commercial software products. His emphasis is on combining user centered design with product and technology as well as a focus on large-scale data analytics and clinical algorithms that have helped drive better care for patients.

Brian earned his master’s degree in Information Technology from Clarkson University.

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Michelle leads all corporate marketing, product marketing, brand development, marketing communications and public relations activities for Welltok.

Michelle is a recognized as a marketing and strategy leader in the digital health space. She was most recently an Executive-in-Residence at InterWest Partners, investing in digital health companies and serving as an advisor to InterWest portfolio companies. She was also one of the early executives at Epocrates and worked for over a decade to build the company into one of the leading mobile healthcare technology companies and the most recognized technology brand among clinicians. Previously, she worked as a health strategy consultant with the Wilkerson Group and in health policy formation and implementation with the Lewin Group and the Georgetown Center for Health Policy Studies.

Michelle earned her bachelor’s degree from Carleton College and MBA from Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.

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Jim leads the legal, deal management, compliance and human capital management functions at Welltok.

He is an accomplished legal advisor within the healthcare industry, mastering the complexities of security, privacy and intellectual property. Jim recently served as Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of Quality Systems, Inc., a healthcare technology company offering electronic health records, financial software and services to physician groups and community hospitals. Previously, he served as Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary for TriZetto Corporation and as Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary for Long Beach Financial Corporation, a national mortgage lender.

Jim holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Southern California and a JD from Loyola Law School in Los Angeles.

maneesh-goyal
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Maneesh leads M&A, strategic partnership and alliances, and the CaféWell Connect partner program.

He brings a cross-disciplinary background of finance, investing, product development and engineering. Prior to joining Welltok, Maneesh was a Managing Director with Miramar Venture Partners, a leading early stage investor focusing on the information technology space. With Miramar, Maneesh led investments and was an advisor and board member for several health and consumer Internet companies. Before entering the venture world, Maneesh was an early employee with Broadcom, a Fortune 500 Company, leading product development and engineering efforts in more than a dozen communications technology solutions.

Maneesh earned a bachelor’s degree in biomedical engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute, a master’s in electrical engineering from the University of Southern California, and an MBA from the Anderson School of Management at the University of California, Los Angeles.

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Chaz leads Welltok’s people function, responsible for attracting, developing and engaging a high-impact workforce dedicated to changing the way consumers experience healthcare.

Prior to joining Welltok, Chaz served as the Chief Human Capital Officer for Matrix Medical Network, a healthcare services company now part of Providence Service Corporation. Before that, he was a human resources and enterprise services executive at TriZetto Corporation where he focused on organizational effectiveness and leadership development. Chaz also served nearly 10 years in the U.S. Marine Corps achieving the rank of Gunnery Sergeant and completing two tours of duty in Iraq in support of Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom.

Chaz holds an MBA from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, where he also earned his bachelor of science in Finance and Accountancy degrees with highest honors.

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Dave heads-up sales, sales operations and client services at Welltok. He brings over 20 years of experience in healthcare IT sales leadership in both new client footprint sales and revenue stream expansion in existing clients.

Prior to joining Welltok, Dave led all sales, account management and sales operations for Edifecs as the EVP of U.S. Sales. Dave worked at TriZetto for 14 years holding multiple positions, including solution architect, solution executive, national sales director, vice president and general manager.

Dave received a bachelor of arts degree from the University of California, Irvine and an MBA from Pepperdine University.