HealthSpark Accelerator 2021 Speakers

HealthSpark Accelerator speakers are leaders in business development, entrepreneurship, financing, healthcare, innovation, product management, and technology transfer.

Nikita Angane

Nikita Angane

Solutions Delivery Specialist, E.M.M.A. International Consulting Group
Tatiana Bailey

Tatiana Bailey, Ph.D.

Executive Director of UCCS Economic Forum, University of Colorado
Jen Baird

Jen Baird

Founder, CEO & Director, Fifth Eye Inc.
Dan Baker

Dan Baker

CEO, Phase2 Health
Geof Baker

Geoffrey Baker

CEO, Inteligems
Jim Baker

Jim Baker

Associate VP for Research Administration, Michigan Technological University
Vik Bakhru

Vik Bakhru, MD, MBA

COO/CFO, ConsejoSano, Inc.
Kris Bergman

Kris Bergman

Managing Partner and Co-Owner, BBC Entrepreneurial Training and Consulting LLC
Bryan Birsic

Bryan Birsic

Cofounder & CEO, FundBoard
Clare Boals

Clare Boals

Head of Customer Care, Willow Pump
Amy Cell

Amy Cell

President, Amy Cell, LLC
Rachel Chasse

Rachel Chasse

Director of Innovation, Digital Medicine Society (DiMe)
Matt Cohlmia

Matt Cohlmia

Executive Director of Digital Strategy, Providence Digital Innovation Group
Casey Cowell

Casey Cowell

Co-founder, U.S. Robotics; Principal, Boomerang Catapult
Ted Dacko

Ted Dacko

CEO, Arbor Dakota Strategies
Melissa McClary Davis

Melissa McClary Davis

Founder & CEO, Wise Digital Marketing
Tom Denison

Tom Denison

Co-founder, Board Director & Chief Relationship Officer, SmartHealth Catalyzer, Inc.
Nancy Dickey

Nancy Dickey, MD

Executive Director, Texas A&M University Rural and Community Health Institute
Christina DiFerdinando

Christina DiFerdinando

Senior Manager of Digital Pilots & Scale, Providence St. Joseph Health
Javier Evelyn

Javier Evelyn

Founder & CEO, Alerje
Corey Fernandez

Corey Fernandez

Leadership Coach and Resilience Builder, Humanergy
Adrian Fortino

Adrian Fortino

Managing Director, Mercury Fund
Priya Gogoi

Priya Gogoi

Investment Analyst & Start-up Mentor, Gogo Innovation Consulting LLC
Jonathan Goldstein

Jonathan Goldstein

Founding Partner, Narrow Gauge Ventures
Aashima Gupta

Aashima Gupta

Director, Global Healthcare Solutions, Google Cloud
Victor Gutwein

Victor Gutwein

Managing Partner, M25
Justin Hammerling

Justin Hammerling

President, Kapios Health; AVP of ProMedica Innovations, ProMedica
Salim Hasham

Salim Hasham

Director and Global Head of Business Transformation Partnerships, Google
Guy Hembroff

Guy Hembroff

Associate Professor & Director, Health Informatics Graduate Program, Michigan Tech University
Chris Hoyd

Chris Hoyd

Director of Product Management, VYNYL
Ann Mond Johnson

Ann Mond Johnson

CEO, American Telemedicine Association
Shane Kelly

Shane Kelly

Founder, Wolverine Angels
Jamie Kemler

Jamie Kemler

VP of Intellectual Property Business Strategy, Stryker
Niki Kennedy2

Niki Kennedy, MD

Lead Innovator, ArborHive
David Kereiakes

David Kereiakes

Partner, Providence Ventures
Emily LaFeir

Emily LaFeir

Sr. Director of Innovation Operations and Automation, Geisinger
Joyce Lee

Joyce Lee, MD, MPH

Associate Chief Medical Information Officer for Pediatric Research, Michigan Medicine
Cathy Lester

Cathy Lester

Executive Director of Healthcare, Verizon Enterprise Solutions
Bryan Loomis

Bryan Loomis

Digital Health Growth Expert and Mentor, Bryan Loomis LLC
Sumedha Mandpe

Sumedha Mandpe

Director of Consumer Engagement, Trinity Health
Satish Malnaik

Satish Malnaik

CEO, NextServices
Jason Manke

Jason Manke

Co-Founder, Slabtown Marketing
Laurel Manke2

Laurel Manke

Co-Owner & VP of Marketing, Slabtown Marketing
Raffaele Mautone

Raffaele Mautone

CEO, Aadya Security
Joseph R. Morrison, Jr.

Joseph R. Morrison, Jr.

Attorney, Bodman
Jeeva Nadarajah

Jeeva Nadarajah

Founder & CEO, Serendip
Ed Ness

Ed Ness

President & CEO, Munson Healthcare
Eva Neuhaus

Eva Neuhaus

Embodied Leadership & Executive Coaching
James Nicholls

James Nicholls

Managing Director, Fitzroy Health
Sam Niemi

Sam Niemi

Reimbursement Manager, Munson Healthcare
Elif Oker

Elif Oker, MD

Clinical Officer of Exponential Technologies Center of Excellence, Anthem
Payal Parikh

Payal Parikh

Venture Fellow, Rock Health
Siyeon Natalie Park

Siyeon Natalie Park

Steele Institute for Health Innovation – Value Assessment, Geisinger
Gene Parunak

Gene Parunak

Managing Director, in2being, LLC
John Perez

John Perez

Senior Manager, Client Engagement; Lead, Venture Network, AVIA
Marquicia Pierce

Marquicia Pierce, Ph.D., MBA

Product Development Manager, TSRL, Inc.; Founder, Ruby Leaf Media
Bryce Pilz

Bryce Pilz

Director of Licensing, University of Michigan Office of Technology Transfer
Jaideep Rajput

Jaideep Rajput

Director of Commercialization, Beaumont Health
Stephen Rapunadalo

Stephen Rapundalo, Ph.D.

President & CEO, Michigan Biosciences Industry Association (MichBio)
Peter Rasmussen, MD -web

Peter Rasmussen, MD

Chief Clinical Officer, The Clinic, by Cleveland Clinic
Derrick Redding

Derrick Redding

COO/CFO, BioSense
Mandy Reed

Mandy Reed

Director of Virtual Health, Spectrum Health
Dan Rhodes

Dan Rhodes, Ph.D.

Co-founder & CEO, Strata Oncology
Jeffrey Ries

Jeffrey Ries

Managing Director, Healthbox
Hass Saad

Hass Saad, MD

HealthIT Physician Executive, Detroit Medical Informatics
Joe Saul

Joe Saul

Chief Privacy Officer, LOKKER
Steve Schwartz

Steve Schwartz

Co-founder and CTO, Genomenon
John Shallman

John Shallman

Founder & President, Harness LLC
Marcus Shipley

Marcus Shipley

Senior VP, Chief Innovation & Information Officer, Trinity Health
Quinn Soloman

Quinn Solomon

Partner, Bain & Company
Stefan Sysko2

Stefan Sysko

Faculty, Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses; Consultant, Sysko Thinking LLC
Chelsea Szafranski

Chelsea Szafranski

System Director of Digital Health, Munson Healthcare
Jennifer Tankanow

Jennifer Tankanow

VP & Co-founder, JointPivot
Michelle Tokarz

Michelle Tokarz, Ph.D.

Managing Partner, Cantilever Business Partners
Elliot Turrini

Elliot Turrini

CEO and Founder, Practical Cyber
Gregory VandenBosch

Gregory VandenBosch

Founder, CEO & Director, HealthBridge
Sunil Venkataram

Sunil Venkataram

Co-Founder, Pavilion Health
Madison Wheeler

Madison Wheeler

Manager of Technical Operations, E.M.M.A. International Consulting Group
Jessica Willis

Jessica Willis

Founder & CEO, Pocketnest
Phil Wirtjes

Phil Wirtjes

Sr. Director – Growth, Cohere Health
Daniel Wolf

Daniel Wolf

President & CEO, Dewar Sloan
Hank Yang

Hank Yang

Senior Manager, Deloitte Digital