His previous roles include working with state governments to develop healthcare eligibility policy as part of core system functionality for state run Integrated Eligibility Systems and eliciting the technical requirements/roadmap to update over 100 client used applications following a company merger.
Mike has a proven track record for successful project completion and meeting client expectations through rigorous analysis and thoughtful design. Mike holds a BS in Marketing and Supply Chain Management from the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign.
He enjoys rock climbing, playing mediocre golf, making a mess in the kitchen, and spending quality time with his wife and dogs.
While attending the University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign), I studied two complex entities (supply chains and people) and saw the budding relationship between these entities and technology. After completing my studies, I wanted to make my calling to help companies become business driven and technology enabled. I still want to answer the “How?” and “Why?” but now I draw on my experiences and detailed analysis for a better “How?” or a different “Why?”
This quest for knowledge has afforded me many interesting projects in my professional life and many hobbies (including learning to play instruments and building furniture) in my personal life, as well as giving me the opportunity to meet some wonderful people along the way.
A few of my passions include:
- Designing effective processes to help clients solve problems
- Facilitating workshops to gain alignment and prioritize key capabilities for clients’ strategic vision
- Breaking down complex systems to uncover inefficiencies and improvement opportunities
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