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Michael is a co-founder and Stellar’s Chief Executive Officer. Michael has invested in healthcare companies for the past decade. Prior to Stellar Health, Michael was a Principal at Apax Partners, a large cap global private equity firm where he deployed C$3bn of capital and served on the board of companies including Vyaire Medical, Medicomp, One Call Care Management, and TriZetto. In addition, he currently serves on the board of the CUNY School of Public Health and Global Language Project. He received his Bachelor’s degree from Michigan and an MBA from Wharton. Michael likes to play basketball, travel, and go on long hikes (e.g. Kilimanjaro, Lascar, and Everest Base Camp).
Kim serves as Chief Operating Officer at Stellar Health. Prior to joining Stellar, Kim was part of the founding executive team at Aledade, building the company from inception to a more than $2B valuation. Throughout her 20+ years in health tech, Kim has pursued audacious leaps in data and technology that enable better care for patients, empower clinicians, and deliver on the triple aim for improving the healthcare system. Kim has led operational, clinical, and technical teams in establishing new health information infrastructure and driving adoption of new technology, including directing the $2B portfolio of national HITECH programs within the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC). Kim has worked with academic medical centers and health systems, commercial and public payers, state and federal government agencies, and has proudly supported countless clinical teams in private practice, public health, and community health center settings. She lives in Washington, DC and holds an MPH from the University of Michigan. Go Blue!
Octavian is a co-founder and the Chief Technology Officer at Stellar Health. Octavian has built technology products that have supported more than 60 million users worldwide. Previously, Octavian co-founded the consumer retail platform Spring. Octavian also spent five years at Google, building the original Google Finance platform and contributing to several Google Maps feature sets.
JoRel Nye is Stellar’s Chief Product Officer and leads the product management and UX teams. These teams leverage data and technology to optimize performance in value-based care, ensuring Stellar practice and payer success. JoRel has over 15 years of experience designing healthcare technology & workflow solutions and leading product management teams. Most recently JoRel was the SVP of Technical Product Management at Aledade. While there, she led the development and delivery of tech-enabled solutions across several product lines to over 800 healthcare practices. She also led various products at athenahealth as an Executive Director of Product Management. JoRel received her A.B. in Applied Mathematics and Computer Science from Harvard University.
Casey is the Chief Growth Officer at Stellar Health. Previously, Casey was a Managing Director and founding employee of a start-up healthcare management consulting firm. During his tenure, Casey served as an executive advisor to payors, providers, and the surrounding ecosystem of the healthcare industry. Casey’s areas of focus were the development of transformative business models and value-based care strategies that aligned payor economics with providers to achieve affordability. Casey received his Bachelor’s degree from Indiana University.
Samantha is a compliance executive and strategic risk advisor with significant experience in the healthcare and energy industries. She most recently served as Chief Ethics and Compliance Officer at Cardinal Innovations Healthcare providing leadership and oversight to the program integrity, risk, audit, compliance, and ethics programs. Prior to her role at Cardinal, Samantha supported the ethics and compliance offices at two world renowned energy companies, Duke Energy and NextEra Energy. She received a Master of Science in Business Ethics and Compliance from the New England College of Business, and a Bachelor of Arts from Purchase College. She is a Certified Compliance and Ethics Professional and a member of the Board of Directors of the Health Care Compliance Association. In her spare time, Samantha can usually be found working on a home improvement project while always dreaming of the next one, or tending to her large houseplant collection, begging them to keep it together and stay alive.
Howard is the Chief Medical Officer at Stellar Health. He has been a physician executive for 20+ years. Previously, Howard served as the Senior Medical Director for Aetna Accountable Care Solutions, where he built a care coordination infrastructure for ProHealth Physicians, a provider group that was then acquired at a premium by Optum.
Miguel is a Network Development representative on the Provider Network team. Prior to joining Stellar, I was a Territory Manager for Horizon Therapeutics. In my free time I usually play golf in the summer and Ski in the winter and of course play with my bestfriend Kona.
Avi works on the Finance team as a Senior Accountant at Stellar Health. Prior to joining Stellar, he spent 6 years in the Assurance department at BDO USA working on financial statement audits. He is a Muhlenberg College alum where he double majored in Accounting and Finance. In his free time, he enjoys traveling, investing and riding his Peloton.
Katie works on the Operations team as a Senior Provider Performance Associate. Previously, she worked at Optum as part of the growth office, focused on partnering with mid-sized health systems to drive performance. Katie graduated from Dartmouth College with a degree in Economics and Neuroscience. Outside of work, Katie enjoys cooking, traveling, and spending time outdoors.
Tim Andrejasich is Stellar’s Director of Product Management focused on Point of Care workflows. Prior to joining Stellar, Tim has served in product for a variety of healthcare and insurtech companies including Aledade, Cerner, and Snapsheet. Tim graduated from Indiana University with degrees in Economic Consulting, Public Policy Analysis, and Technology Management. In his free time, Tim enjoys woodworking, playing music, and spending time with his son Owen, his wife Erin, and their two dogs.
Arielle is a Strategic Operations Lead at Stellar Health. Previously, she worked at a healthcare management consulting firm guiding strategic planning at hospitals and health systems. Arielle is driven by a passion for health equity and access. She holds a B.S. in psychology from Tulane University and an MHA from Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her dog, Bunker, trying new fitness classes, and exploring all that New York has to offer.
Jessica is a Care Coordinator on the Operations – Care Coordination team. Prior to joining Stellar, she worked in hospital care coordination as well as in special education. In her free time, she can be found taking an Orangetheory Fitness class or shopping in Soho.
Lauren is Senior Associate on the Growth & Market Development team. Prior to joining Stellar, Lauren was a Manager at the Peterson Center on Healthcare working on strategy development and program planning for innovations that advance the triple aim through payers and providers partnerships. Lauren holds an MS from Tufts University health policy, nutrition, and healthcare management. In her free time, Lauren enjoys traveling and enjoying the best food NYC has to offer.
Bogdan works on the Patient Outcomes team as an Engineering Manager at Stellar Health. Previously, he was the CTO and co-founder of Sailo.com, and prior to that, he held various engineering roles at several startups and large companies in domains like signal processing, embedded applications, and compilers. Bogdan likes using innovative technology to solve real world problems, and he enjoys spending time outdoors, hiking, and playing tennis.
Joel works on the Non-Clinical Workflow team as a Software Engineer 2 at Stellar Health. Before joining Stellar, he attended the University of Michigan (go blue!) where he studied Computer Science, then made stops at Epic Systems, Carbon-12 Labs, and TokenSoft. Outside of work, Joel is passionate about soccer, movies, and travel.
Allison is a Senior Product Manager focused on Point of Care workflows. She enjoys leveraging technology along with user-centered design principles to improve healthcare, and has previous experiences managing healthtech, medical devices, and data science solutions. Allison holds a B.S. in Biomedical Engineering and an M.S. in Engineering Design and Innovation, both from Northwestern University. In her free time, she enjoys playing and watching tennis, hiking, and DIY projects.
Christalee is a Software Engineer on the Clinical Point-of-Care Workflows team. Previously they’ve taught STEM and design at the Workshop School in Philadelphia and produced course materials for MIT OpenCourseWare. When they’re not working, they enjoy cooking vegetarian food and brewing beer, playing with cats, and biking around NYC.
Marisa is a Senior Product Manager on the Data Platform team focused on Integration / Ingestion. Prior to joining Stellar, she spent 6+ years in various roles within athenahealth’s Integration Services team partnering with prospects, customers, and vendors on HL7, API, C-CDA, and flat file integrations, and most recently managed a team of integration designers. Marisa started her career in P&C insurance at The Hartford in their Technology Leadership Development Program and then as a member of the Corporate IT team optimizing the application maintenance process. In her free time, she enjoys hiking the White Mountains in NH, skiing, and spending time with her dog, Moose.
Keith joined Stellar Health as a Strategic Operations Lead in October 2020, helping guide client strategy and execution. He was previously working at COPE Health Solutions, a healthcare consulting firm, assisting payors and providers in their transition to value-based care. He loves being part of the transformation of healthcare, redefining the payor-provider relationship, and innovating patient care. Keith holds a B.S. from New York University in Global Public Health and Biology. In his free time, he is either catching up on all things pop culture or trying out the latest hip workout class.
Keith is an engineer on the Point of Care team. Prior to joining Stellar, Keith was an engineer at Epic. Keith is a graduate of Computer Engineering. In his free time, Keith enjoys video games, reading, and working out.
Clayton is a Senior Associate on the Provider Network and Strategy team. Prior to joining Stellar, he worked in various strategy and operations roles at Humana and Arkansas Blue Cross Blue Shield. He holds a Master of Health Administration from The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. In his free time, you can catch him trying new restaurants throughout the city, going to concerts, or escaping to the beach.
Joe operates as a member of the Patient Outcomes team as a Software Engineer. Previously he worked at AT&T as part of the Cyber Security Organization building an authentication credential management system that was used by over 7000 users. Joe is a New Jersey native and graduated with a B.S. from Stevens Institute of Technology. His hobbies include travel, wrestling/jiu jitsu, and cooking.
Avery works on the Operations team, managing strategy, implementation, and performance for Stellar’s payor partners. Previously, Avery worked in mental health research assessing the effectiveness and impact of NYC Health interventions and community-based initiatives, and prior to that she implemented digital advertising campaigns for a range of Fortune 500 companies. Avery holds a Masters in Public Health Policy from the CUNY School of Public Health, and a B.S. in Public Relations from the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University. When she’s not driving VBC improvement, Avery can be found playing with her French Bulldog, Marty, or doing yoga.
Corin works on the Operations team as a Senior Provider Performance Associate at Stellar Health. Previously, he was a Research Assistant at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, focusing on clinical outcomes research in the department of orthopedic surgery. Corin holds a B.A. from Columbia University. Corin enjoys cooking, hiking, and long walks with his dog Sadie.
Sarah works on the Strategic Operations team. Prior to Stellar she was a Principal at the Boston Consulting Group (BCG) where she led strategy and operations projects for healthcare clients. Sarah began her career in the social sector, first as an AmeriCorps member at the nonprofit Peace First and then in social sector consulting at Wellspring Consulting. She holds an M.B.A. from the University of Michigan and a B.A. in Political Science from Williams College. Outside of work, Sarah enjoys baking, traveling, and either snowboarding or sailing depending on the season.
Zack leads Stellar’s partnerships with healthcare providers as the Director of Provider Network & Strategy. Prior to Stellar, Zack advised both providers and payors on value-based care strategies and M&A in Deloitte Consulting’s Healthcare Strategy & Operations practice. His previous experience also includes Boston Children’s Hospital’s Innovation and Digital Health Accelerator and PwC’s Healthcare Advisory practice. Zack is a graduate of Boston College and Columbia Business School, currently serving on the advisory board for Columbia Business School’s Healthcare & Pharmaceutical Management Program. Outside of work, Zack enjoys barbecuing, spending time in the Adirondacks, and traveling.
Prior to joining Stellar, he has been working in several startups throughout Europe. In the past years he joined his teams remotely, from Bali, Korea, and Japan. In his free time, Dragos is either hiking, taking pictures in the nature or just organizing movie marathons with his friends.
Tom is a senior associate on the provider network team. Prior to joining Stellar, Tom led value-based care delivery initiatives for a large clinically integrated network of physicians and hospitals. In his free time, Tom enjoys golfing and cycling.
Emily is a senior software engineer on the Actions team. Prior to joining Stellar, she was a lead engineer at Alteryx where she worked with several teams building predictive modeling software. In her free time she DJs, fosters dogs, plays guitar and has not yet given up on her drum set.
Cat is responsible for setting strategy and driving performance for Stellar’s first multi-line partnership with a major payor. Across nine years in healthcare with roles in tech, non-profit, and consulting, Cat has specialized in streamlining care delivery, operating model transformation, analytics-driven performance improvement, and technical integration. She’s passionate about smoothing out the kinks of the U.S. healthcare system that so often lead to provider burnout, patient discouragement, and administrator defeat.
Cory is a Business Recruiter on the HR team. Prior to joining Stellar, She worked at an Agency, as a Recruiter, specializing in Operations, Sales, and Finance & Accounting. Cory graduated from Hobart and William Smith Colleges with a degree in Media and Society. In her free time, she enjoys Running, Golfing, and spending time outdoors.
Ellery works on the Clinical Point-of-Care Workflows Product team as a Senior Engineer at Stellar Health. Before moving to New York in 2018 he spent over a decade living in Vermont, where he worked as an engineer for a variety of start-ups. Ellery is passionate about all areas of software development, from building the best user experience all the way down to ensuring the highest technical quality of the code. In his free time, Ellery has developed a robust CV of research publications in the field of Evolutionary Computation. He is also an avid fan of karaoke, after spending his final year of college studying abroad in Japan.
Kate is a Senior Associate on the Provider Operations team. She holds a Master’s in International Health Policy from the London School of Economics. Prior to joining Stellar, Kate worked in market access consulting. In her free time, Kate enjoys taking long walks in New York and trying new recipes.
Chris is a senior IT Engineer on the IT team. Prior to joining Stellar, Chris has worked for several startups throughout the tech industry for the last 10 years; helping companies of all sizes meet their IT goals. In his free time, Chris likes to play piano, video games, cooking and participate in extreme sports.
William is a Software Engineer on the Patient Outcomes Product team. Prior to joining Stellar, he worked as a Data Engineer in the travel industry. William attended Penn State for undergraduate and University of Utah for graduate studies. In his free time, he enjoys snowboarding, surfing and mountain biking.
Andy is a Lead Product Designer on the Product Design team. Andy has about a decade of experience at high-growth startups leading human-centered design process improvements, all while excelling at end-to-end design for high-quality mobile and web apps. Andy enjoys basketball, athletics, board games, and trips to Disney World with their family.
Mike is a Senior Associate on the Provider Network & Strategy team. Prior to joining Stellar, Mike worked in business development at a national health plan. He also spent time managing and implementing EMR platforms with large health systems. Mike holds a MHA from The Ohio State University and a BS in Public Health from Kent State University. In his free time, Mike enjoys hiking and roasting his own coffee.
Cordell is a Data Integrations Analyst on the Technical Implementations team. Prior to joining Stellar, Cordell was a Data Analyst at Brightfield contributing to data governance and data modeling teams. In his free time, Cordell enjoys experimenting in the kitchen, classical movies and a delicious Bordeaux.
Anthony is a Technical Recruiting Manager at Stellar Health. Prior to this role, he has helped scale talent for several high-growth tech startups that have since gone on to IPO or that have been acquired. His most passionate initiative to date was scaling Compass’s Product & Engineering function from 150 to 450 employees in a calendar year. Some fun facts about Anthony are that he’s played soccer in 7 different countries and his family is full of healthcare professionals!
Ali leads our Clinical Point-of-Care Workflows team as a Product Manager at Stellar Health. Prior to that, he was a Product Manager for the Pricing Team at Jet.com and Walmart eCommerce, working on algorithmic pricing and competitive analysis. Ali has a passion for breaking down complex workflows and empathizing with users to build solutions that work for them. When he’s not working at Stellar, Ali spends his time taking photos, making wedding films, and pursuing other creative endeavors. Ali holds a B.A. in Economics and Global Health from Northwestern University.
Kara is part of the People team at Stellar. Prior to this role, she completed her B.A. from Barnard College, where she also held roles as a Research Assistant, Fact-Checker, and Teacher. Kara loves supporting Stellar’s rapidly growing team. Outside of work, she loves reading, knitting, traveling, and consuming many forms of pop culture.
Eleni is the Director of Product Management and focuses on ensuring the App continues to drive value for Stellar’s users. Eleni has spent the last decade in healthcare focused on the roles at the intersection of strategy, technology, and operations. Eleni is a problem solver at heart and takes great joy from delivering simple but meaningful products. Eleni holds an MPH from the Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia University, and previously worked at Memorial Sloan Kettering, PwC, and Remedy Partners. Eleni is originally from Greece, but considers herself a proud New Yorker.
Tobin works on the Patient Outcomes Product team as a Product Manager at Stellar Health. Previously, he was a Product Manager at Blink Health in New York, and prior to that, he worked for a startup in the logistics space in São Paulo, Brazil where he worked in Product and Growth roles. Tobin loves understanding users and building software products that make a difference in people’s lives. Tobin holds a B.A. from Tulane University and is a big fan of traveling, reading, cooking, and cycling.
Nishanth is an Operations Lead at Stellar Health. Previously, he worked at Oliver Wyman in their Health and Life Sciences practice. Having worked on both the provider and payer sides, Nishanth understands the complex challenges and exciting opportunities facing healthcare entities and is committed to working towards a more consumer-centric, value-oriented model. For his clients, he has focused on developing enterprise multi-year strategies, go-to-market business cases, and affordability and population health management approaches. Nishanth received his B.S. degree from Cornell University in Applied Economics & Management. In his free time, Nishanth loves traveling and playing pickup basketball.
Pat is the Director of Engineering for our User Facing tech. Prior to joining Stellar, he was a Senior Engineering Manager at LinkedIn, working on Ads Measurement. In his free time, he enjoys hiking near his home in Sonoma County.
Satya is a Strategic Operations Lead at Stellar Health. Prior to joining Stellar, she worked at Accenture in their Health – Payer practice focused on delivering innovative solutions for health plans trying to upscale their healthcare delivery systems. She holds a B.S. in Finance and Economics from NYU Stern. In her free time, Satya loves to travel, create origami, and read (fiction & nonfiction).
Syree is a Senior Associate on the Provider Network & Strategy Team. Prior to joining Stellar, she worked on value based care programs for a large health system, and lead one of the nation’s top performing MSSP ACOs. Syree graduated from the University of Oregon with a B.S. in Business Administration. Outside of work, Syree enjoys traveling and outdoor adventures.
Emily is a Manager on the Provider Operations team. Prior to joining Stellar, she worked on on the implementation and evaluation of innovative health models at a research institute and later received her Master’s in Public Health with a focus on Health Policy and Management. In her free time, Emily loves to try learning new instruments and exploring restaurants in the city.
Jordan is a Director of Product at Stellar, focused on driving patient outcomes and meaningful incentives for practices. He is passionate about health equity and innovative business models in healthcare and has previously led product/technology teams at organizations like Epic, Kalderos, and BlueNovo. Jordan holds an MBA from Kellogg and a BS from Duke, and you can usually find him hunting down his next slice of pizza in his hometown of Chicago.
Matthew is a Network Development Representative on the Provider Network team. Prior to joining Stellar, Matthew worked as a pharmaceutical sales representative for 15 years. Matthew is a graduate of Clarkson University and holds an MBA in Healthcare Administration. In his free time, Matthew enjoys spending time with his family, trying new restaurants and going for long walks/hikes.
Joe Guay is an Associate on the Provider and Network Strategy Team. Prior to joining Stellar, Joe was at Clover Health, where he grew a network of primary care and specialty practices across several regions. Prior to Clover, Joe was at CVS Health focusing on provider contract negotiations and optimizing provider outreach processes. In his free time, Joe will spend time cooking, playing/watching sports, and getting out of the city for golf or the beach.
Annacler is an Associate Product Manager on our Product team and primarily focuses on enhancing our product delivery and communication processes. In the nine years prior to joining Stellar, she specialized in designing and implementing technology-enabled processes for clinical quality reporting and performance improvement for healthcare organizations of all shapes and sizes. Annacler earned her BS in Industrial Engineering and MS in Healthcare Systems Management from NJIT.
Tobias is Head of Product Design on the Product team. Prior to joining Stellar, Tobias worked at athenahealth, responsible for the design of the Population Health solution. After athenahealth, he joined a team at Apple working on sharing Health app data with providers. He then spent a year outside of healthcare as GoTo’s Creative Director. In his free time, he likes to spend time playing with his son, watching his daughter’s basketball games, running and biking, getting into carpentry, and spending time with his wife, family and friends.
Benedict works on the Clinical Point-of-Care Workflows team as a Senior Software Engineer at Stellar Health, focused on improving the Stellar Application for healthcare providers and medical assistants. Previously he was the tech lead of an analytics team at Google AdWords building sales tools responsible for billions of dollars of annual revenue, and an engineer at Hometeam, a home care focused startup in New York City. He holds a BA and MS from Stanford University.
Naiyi is a Technical Implementations Project Manager at Stellar Health. Prior to joining Stellar, she was an Information Technology Manager at OEC where she was responsible for global supply chain implementation and integration. Outside of Stellar Health, Naiyi is a yoga instructor and is passionate about promoting health and wellness in her community.
Tianshu is a Software Engineer on the engineering team. Prior to joining Stellar, she just graduated from Brandeis University with a computer science degree. In her free time, she loves hiking and playing video games.
Alice is a Senior Software Engineer on the Point of Care team. Prior to joining Stellar, she has worked for an SMS Marketing company and a high-frequency trading company. In her free time, she really enjoys playing tennis and baking.
Matt is on the Provider Network & Strategy team. Prior to joining Stellar, Matt worked as a Partnership Development Manager at a health tech company. In his free time, he enjoys trying every NY pizza joint he can find.
Tim works on the Finance team as Controller at Stellar Health. Previously, he spent five years as an Accounting Manager at Betterment in New York. Tim finds fulfillment in working at mission-driven startups and growth stage companies and helping them achieve scale to further their positive impact on the world. Tim is a UNC-Chapel Hill alum.
Diane is the Payments Lead on the finance team at Stellar. She works closely with teams across Stellar to deliver monthly payments to our users. Prior to joining Stellar, Diane served on the finance and operations team at a non-profit managing spending and budgets for various education programs for communities affected by the criminal legal system. In her free time, Diane enjoys cooking elaborate meals.
Daniel is an Associate on the Strategic Operations team at Stellar Health, striving to improve the quality of care and efficiency within the healthcare delivery system. Before joining Stellar Health, he worked at MetroPlusHealth, managing and reporting on revenue and cost containment efforts for the health plan. Daniel has both a B.S. and M.S. in Industrial Engineering from Binghamton University. Outside of work, he loves playing guitar and pickup basketball, going to concerts, and hiking.
Jeremy is a Senior Software Engineer on the Actions team. Prior to joining Stellar, he worked at Palantir. In his free time, he likes to bike and look at cats.
Matt is an Associate on the Strategic Operations team. Prior to joining Stellar, Matt worked in value based care research at the NYU School of Medicine. Matt is a graduate of the Villanova University with a B.S. in Biology. Matt enjoys hitting the links with friends and traveling both domestically and abroad in his free time.
Rishab is a Lead on the Strategic Operations Team. Prior to joining, he graduated from the University of Pennsylvania before spending four years in Life Sciences Consulting. In his free time he loves to watch Philly sports, play golf, and spend time with friends/family.
Diana is a Senior Product Manager focused on Practice Staff workflows at Stellar Health. With more than 6 years in healthcare technology, Diana has driven product development at Vesta Healthcare, WW (formerly Weight Watchers), and most recently Quilted Health. She is committed to solving real problems that help people at scale. Diana holds a degree in Psychological and Brain Sciences from Dartmouth College. In her free time, Diana enjoys hiking and traveling as well as volunteering her tech skills at Code for America leading social impact initiatives.
Jason is the Director of Growth and Market Strategy at Stellar Health. He has spent his career working with health systems and payers to improve performance and quality outcomes. Jason has been a trusted advisor to health care leaders focused on delivering the promise of value-based care strategies and aligning with providers to achieve success. He has a bachelor’s degree from the University of California at Berkeley and a Masters of Public Health from San Diego State University.
Ryan Liefer is a Senior Associate on the Market Development and Strategy team. Prior to joining Stellar, Ryan has held previous partnership development and strategy roles at Walgreens Health, Health Care Service Corporation, and Oak Street Health focusing on value-based care and Medicare Advantage. In his free time, Ryan enjoys exercising, playing/watching sports, and listening to healthcare podcasts.
Tracy is a Senior Product Manager in the Practice Staff Zone. Prior to joining Stellar, Tracy served as a product manager at Omnicell, TripAdvisor, and athenahealth, where she gained experience on B2B and B2C products in and on both front end and platform teams. Tracy is a graduate of Worcester Polytechnic Institute and holds a degree in Biology and Biotechnology. In her free time, Tracy enjoys baking, reading, traveling, working out, and doing things outside with her husband and puppy.
Lucas is an Engineering Manager on the Point of Care team. Prior to joining Stellar, Lucas spent 6 years at Amazon building software and teams in several different business lines. In his free time, he likes to stay active, travel and be around friends and family.
Diane works on the Patient Outcomes Product team as a Software Engineer at Stellar Health. Previously, she worked at PwC in New York on the Data Engineering team, helping to automate various components of the audit process. Diane grew up in Atlanta, Georgia and attended Georgia Tech for undergrad. She enjoys running, traveling, and trying new foods.
Daniel works on the Business Development team at Stellar Health, where he leads network development and value-based program strategy. He has wide-reaching healthcare experience in clinical operations, healthcare finance, and value-based care contracting. Although his focus is on the business side, Daniel’s healthcare passion and reason for working at Stellar Health is the desire to drive patient outcomes through system-wide change. Daniel received his MS in Health Informatics from Cornell University, MHA from the University of British Columbia, and BSc. from McGill University.
Ron is an associate on the Strategic Operations team. Prior to joining Stellar, Ron graduated from Emory University’s Goizueta Business School and was a consultant at The Alexander Group, working with a variety of technology and healthcare organizations. In his free time, Ron enjoys playing tennis and basketball, and exploring the best pizza in New York.
Abby is a Provider Performance Associate on the Provider Operations team. Prior to joining Stellar, Abby studied public health topics in her undergrad education and has work experience in the health-tech space. She loves to cook, read, spend time outdoors, and go on long coffee walks!
Sean is an Integrations Engineer on the engineering team at Stellar Health. Sean comes to Stellar from Namely where he spent nearly five years building internal tools and integrations. In his spare time, Sean enjoys making music on synthesizers and bass guitar. You may also run into him as he is exploring the many sights and sounds of New York City.
Kelli works on the Operations team as a Manager of Analytics/BI and Customer Operations. Previously, she was a Management Consultant in the healthcare industry where she learned the power of using data to drive decisions. Kelli is passionate about furthering the implementation of value-based-care with a specific focus on getting information to the right stakeholder at the right time. Kelli is a native (and proud!) Hoosier and holds a B.S. in Finance and Accounting from Indiana University.
Preeyam is a Software Engineer on the data ingest team. Prior to joining stellar Preeyam worked at Barclays Investment Bank as a Software Engineer in the BATS Credit Algorithmic trading team. In his free time, Preeyam loves to play basketball, travel and gaming. He also loves New York City so you’ll likely see him wandering about.
Eric works on the Operations team as a Provider Performance Associate. Prior to joining Stellar, he worked on the Business Development and Clinical Marketing teams, respectively, for React Neuro and Hydrocision Inc., two Massachusetts-based health-tech startups. At Stellar, he enjoys the work that goes into helping patients lead longer, healthier, and happier lives. Eric graduated from Harvard College in May 2020 with a B.A. in Neuroscience and a minor in Economics. Outside of work he enjoys swimming, reading, jogging, learning about the latest research in neural prosthetics, and developing new interests.
Ani is a software engineer on the data ingest team. Prior to joining Stellar, he worked at Capital One in the Auto Finance division. Ani holds a BA in Computer Science and Economics from Vanderbilt University. In his free time, he likes to watch/play sports, spend time outdoors, and cook.
Sarah serves as Director of Provider Operations at Stellar Health. Prior to joining Stellar she led operations for the New York market at Galileo Medical, a health tech startup reimaging primary care for high-needs communities by providing accessible care in the home, community, and virtually. Before entering the health tech space, Sarah worked in health policy for the City of New York as the Director of Initiatives and Investments at the New York Alliance for Careers in Healthcare. Sarah started her career as a teacher in Queens and an employment coach for the Parks Opportunity Program, experiences that inform her current work. She has her MPA in Health Policy and Management from NYU Robert F. Wagner School of Public Service where she was awarded the Robert F. Wagner Award for Public Service for her contributions to the field. Sarah lives in Brooklyn and can be found hiking in the Adirondacks or hanging with her pup Zuzu in Prospect Park!
Steven is a developer on the actions team. Prior to joining Stellar, he worked on financial software of all sorts, most of them extremely boring and uninteresting, at Bank of America. In his free time, Steven makes valiant but futile efforts to get good at guitar, reads, watches funny cat videos on YouTube.
Manav is an Associate on the Strategic Operations team. Prior to joining Stellar, he worked at Privia Health, where he led provider performance, growth strategy and attribution analytics as a member of the Operations Analytics team. Manav graduated from the University of Maryland, College Park with a B.S. in Bioengineering and a minor in Engineering Leadership. In his free time, Manav enjoys playing sports (mainly basketball), exploring new cities, and attending music festivals.
Roma is part of the Operations team at Stellar Health. Previously, she was a Healthcare Project Manager at Guidepoint Global working with pharmaceutical, biotech, and medical device companies. Roma graduated from Drexel University with a B.S. in Health Sciences and a minor in Business Administration. In her free time, Roma enjoys cooking, puzzles, and spending time outside!
Genevieve is responsible for the marketing strategy, branding, demand generation and content creation at Stellar Health. Prior to joining Stellar, Genevieve was Head of Marketing at Capital Rx, where she established the marketing function from the ground up, managing a team across digital and product marketing, demand gen, and graphic design to help the company become recognized as the fastest growing pharmacy benefits manager in America at only three years old. Genevieve holds an MBA with a focus in Business Analytics from Binghamton University. In her free time, she enjoys hiking, traveling, dancing to live music and playing with her dog Chico.
Sunny is a Strategic Operations Associate. Prior to Stellar Health, she was a consultant at Insight Sourcing Group focusing on strategic sourcing, procurement transformation, and private equity spend assessments. Sunny graduated from UNC-Chapel Hill with dual degrees in Biology and Psychology and a minor in Chemistry. In her free time, Sunny enjoys cooking, running, and playing the guitar!
Olivia is a Senior Associate on the Provider Operations team. Prior to joining Stellar, Olivia was a healthcare consultant specializing in marketing and competitive strategy for pharmaceutical and health tech companies. Olivia holds a B.S. in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering from NYU. In her free time, she enjoys painting, trying new restaurants, and hanging out with her cat Indi.
Shatiek is Care Coordinator on the Stellar Care Coordination team. Prior to joining Stellar I was a clerk for the ICU at New York Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital. In my free time I like to bike ride throughout the city.
Jeremy is an experienced engineer who leads the Data Squad. Prior to joining Stellar, Jeremy led the data teams at JW Player, wrote Ancestry’s DNA matching engine, and designed the cloud platform for the world’s first portable MRI machine. Jeremy earned his computer science degree at the University of Missouri-Columbia. In his free time, Jeremy enjoys cooking, traveling, hiking, swimming, reading, playing music, and checking out art exhibits.
Angela is a Product Manager at Stellar Health and primarily focuses on supporting Stellar Operations teams. Previously, she was a Product Manager at JP Morgan Chase in New York where she managed document and workflow platforms utilized by internal customer operations to onboard investment clients and capture key terms. Angela loves technology and building software products that improve the way people work and live. Angela holds a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University.
Keshav is a Strategic Operations Lead on the Operations team. Prior to joining Stellar, Keshav worked in management consulting, advising payors on a variety of topics from strategic pricing to ACA market entry. In his free time, Keshav likes to play basketball and try out new restaurants.
Bettina is a lead on the provider performance team. Prior to joining Stellar, she worked as a researcher and analyst on the Health Policy and Clinical Evidence team at The Economist Group. In her free time, she is outside hiking or on the water.
Imoinda is a Senior Care Coordinator at Stellar Health. While earning her degree in Psychology, she spent her career focusing on patient care and clinical outcomes. She previously worked as a Certified Nursing Assistant at Shoreview Nursing Home. She also has experience as a Home Health Aide and as a Rehabilitation Specialist. Imoinda has always enjoyed connecting with people and families. She loves being a part of the Care Coordination team and making a difference, one person at a time!
Glenna is focused on Data & Analytics as part of the Operations team at Stellar Health. After graduating from Georgetown with a B.S. in Foreign Service and a focus on global health, Glenna worked as a Policy Analyst at the U.N. and as a population health Data Analyst at Healthfirst. She is passionate about simplifying healthcare and expanding access to care for vulnerable populations. In her free time, you can find her flipping furniture, playing the guitar, or trying new hiking trails.
April serves as a Director of Product Management. She has contributed to the healthcare technology industry for close to two decades and is passionate about building effective teams, solving problems, and delivering results. April joined Stellar from athenahealth where she was a Director of Product, managing multiple teams, most recently in the domain of patient-facing financial products. She spent several years on the Population Health product and is excited to leverage that knowledge at Stellar. April also led projects to embed secure patient-provider texting and electronic prescription prior-auth transactions into the athenaClinicals product. Prior to athena, she worked at the University of Kansas Medical Center and Cerner. April holds an MBA and B.S. in Computer Information Systems. In her free time, April enjoys spending quality time with her husband, 2 daughters, and dog Goose in myriad activities, including all things outdoors and traveling.
Maria’s passion for value-based care stems from her own encounters with the healthcare system and her experiences designing VBC programs for payors across the country. At Stellar Health, Maria initiates the activation of VBC by sharing the Stellar Health value proposition with payors and providers and managing ongoing relationships. She was formerly a Manager at HealthScape Advisors, where, in addition to VBC program design, Maria supported health plans in the development and execution of strategic initiatives related to VBC and network design. Maria is an alumna of the University of Notre Dame.
Jim is a Senior Recruiter at Stellar Health. Prior to Stellar, Jim spent two and a half years at CloserIQ. While there, he recruited sales and engineering talent for high-growth startups and helped found the company’s Tech Recruiting division. He lives near Central Park with his fianceé and enjoys being active outdoors, rooting for the New Jersey Devils, and attending all types of concerts, but especially Phish shows.
Amar is a software engineer working on the Non-Clinical Workflows team. He has been a developer for most of his career, with over a decade of engineering experience. In his spare time, Amar likes to travel, read, learn photography, and dabble in game development. He holds an MSc in Computer Science from the University of Sarajevo.
Paul is a Senior People Operations Generalist on the People Team. Prior to joining Stellar, Paul worked in a variety of People-related roles at JetBlue, both in NYC and in South Florida. In his free time, Paul enjoys exploring new parts of NYC, researching the auto industry, and spending more time than he wants to admit scrolling through TikTok.
Hannah is a Senior Analyst on the Analytics team. Prior to joining Stellar, she worked on the Amazon Care team as a data scientist to build a tele- and in-person healthcare service. Her focus was on patient demand forecasting and clinician shift optimization. In her free time, she enjoys exploring the nature in Seattle, be it hiking, kayaking, camping, or running, and spends a lot of time in the kitchen baking new recipes.
Ariella is an associate on the Strategic Operations Team. Prior to joining Stellar, Ariella worked on the strategy team at The Marwood Group, a boutique healthcare consulting firm. Ariella graduated from the University of Pennsylvania where she received a B.S.E. in Bioengineering. In her free time, Ariella enjoys exploring NYC and spending time in the great outdoors!
Madeleine is a Provider Performance Associate on the Provider Operations team. Prior to joining Stellar, she graduated from Vanderbilt University with a degree in Neuroscience and French. Madeleine remained in Nashville for a year after graduation, where she worked in clinical research focused on pediatric surgical outcomes at the Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital. She then spent a year working in Pharmaceutical Benefits Management before moving to Stellar. In her free time, Madeleine enjoys traveling, puzzling, watching movies, discovering new restaurants, and exploring New York City!
Tejas works on enterprise sales and market intelligence on the Business Development team at Stellar Health. Previously, Tejas worked as an Analyst at Triple Tree in healthcare investment banking, and prior to that, he worked as an M&A Analyst at Meridian Behavioral Health. Tejas holds a B.A. from Macalester College and likes mixing music, running, and cooking.
Aikya is an Associate on the Provider Performance team at Stellar. Previously, he worked in the Psychiatry Department at Duke University and on the Health Policy Team at SAS, where he cultivated a passion for improving healthcare delivery especially through leveraging analytics. Aikya has a B.S. in Biology with minors in Chemistry and Medical Sociology, as well as an M.S. in Population Health Sciences from Duke University. In his free time, Aikya enjoys playing sports (mainly volleyball), spending time outdoors, and learning to cook new recipes.
Isabelle is a Provider Performance Associate on the Provider Operations team. Prior to joining Stellar, she worked as a pharmaceutical consultant for IQVIA. In her free time, she enjoys crocheting, reading, and spending time outside.
Shuan serves as the Operations Chief of Staff at Stellar Health. Prior to Stellar, Shuan was at ZS Associates where she advised global pharmaceutical companies on launch strategies for innovative therapies. She received her B.S. in Accountancy from the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign and is an MBA Candidate at The Wharton School. Outside of work, Shuan enjoys cooking, snowboarding, and spending time outdoors with her rescue pup Luna.
Tara is an Associate in Strategic Operations. Prior to joining Stellar, she worked in life sciences consulting. She received her BS in Biochemistry & Molecular Biology from Brown University and is a certified yoga instructor who loves being active and spending time outdoors.
Brie is a Manager of Care Coordination on the Operations Team. Prior to joining Stellar, Brie served as an Administrative Manager for Mount Sinai Health Partners Care Management and led Care Coordination and Phlebotomy operations at a functional medicine group practice. Brie is a Licensed Master of Social Work and Integrative Nutrition Health Coach. In her free time, she enjoys being outdoors, listening to crime podcasts, traveling, cooking, and learning about the latest wellness trends.
Alicia Voorhees is a Director on the Growth and Market Development team where she leads Stellar’s provider network strategy across various markets. Alicia has extensive experience in value-based care. Most recently she ran business development and strategy for a Medicare Advantage plan in New York City. Alicia was directly responsible for implementing and maintaining the plan’s value-based care focused growth strategy and developing new markets. Alicia has also had roles in primary care organizations, FQHCs, and women’s health initiatives all focused on patient engagement and advocacy. Alicia has a Masters in Public Health from San Diego State University and a Bachelors of Science in Psychology from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo.
Alex is a Software Engineer on the Practice Staff team. Prior to joining Stellar, he worked as a mobile developer at FactSet Research Systems. He graduated from University of Maryland with a degree in computer science (go Terps!). In his free time, he enjoys exploring NYC and playing video games.
Andrew works on the Strategic Operations team. Prior to Stellar Health, he worked at Oliver Wyman, where he advised clients across a variety of topics, including healthcare payor strategy and provider performance measurement. Andrew graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with a B.S. in Economics and a B.A.S. in Computer Science. In his free time, Andrew enjoys exploring new restaurants, watching basketball, and spending time outdoors.
Shiny works on the Provider Operations team as a Senior Provider Performance Associate. Prior to joining Stellar, Shiny was an internal consultant to Yale School of Medicine/ Yale New Haven Health System on various operations and strategy projects. Shiny holds an MPH in Health Care Management from Yale. In her free time, Shiny enjoys exploring new cuisines, neighborhoods and cultural events in NYC.
Ben is a Senior Analyst on the Business Intelligence team. Prior to joining Stellar, Ben worked at Analysis Group in the Health Economics and Outcomes Research practice, where he studied patient treatment patterns and burden of disease. Ben grew up in Minnesota and graduated from St. Olaf College with a B.A. in Economics. In his free time, Ben enjoys playing soccer, going to trivia night, and writing album reviews.
Martine works on the Operations team at Stellar Health. Previously, she worked as a Clinical Intelligence Associate at Parachute Health in New York. Martine holds a B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania. Martine enjoys exploring new restaurants and spending time outside with her Bernedoodle.
Caitlin is the Director of HR at Stellar Health. Prior to Stellar, Caitlin spent the past decade in New York City with other technology companies. She has managed HR and Recruiting for international startups and helped scale high-growth businesses. Her favorite role to date (outside Stellar of course) was working at Spring as Director, HR and Head of Recruiting. A fun fact about Caitlin, she has run 10 marathons, and Berlin was by far her most favorite course!
Norman is an Engineering Manager on the Data Platform team. Prior to joining Stellar, Norman was an Engineering Manager at Salesforce building their e-Commerce backend. Norman is a MBA candidate @UIUC as well as alumni @USC and @UCSD with Software Engineering degrees. In his free time, Norman enjoys spending time with his family go hiking, play with LEGOs and solving puzzles.
Justin is a Software Engineer on the Internal Operations Tools team. Prior to joining Stellar, he was a student at Stony Brook University double majoring in Computer Science and Applied Mathematics and Statistics. He was also a Software Engineer Intern at Fidelity Investments and studied abroad at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology for a summer. In his free time, he loves to do anything related to the outdoors, from hiking to swimming. He also enjoys strolling through Asian supermarkets and corner stores looking for the newest and hottest snacks to hit the shelves. It’s rather concerning how much he’s invested into these snacks.
Zack is a Senior Software Engineer on the Practice Staff team. Prior to joining Stellar he attended Recurse Center and worked at Etsy, Bombfell, and Constant Contact. In his free time he enjoys enjoying his free time, usually while sitting on couches and/or chairs.
Ali works on the Operations team as a Provider Performance Associate. Previously, he was a Product Analyst with UnitedHealth Group, where he was responsible for the research, development and filing of Medicare plans. Ali is passionate about simplifying healthcare and making our system work better for everyone. Ali graduated from the University of Minnesota with a B.A. in Communication Studies. Outside of work, Ali enjoys traveling, spending time with family and playing soccer.
Jeff is a Strategic Operations Lead at Stellar where he partners with Stellar customers to implement and accelerate value-based care. Prior to Stellar, Jeff held roles across the healthcare industry, working in the Strategy functions at Memorial Sloan Kettering and Pfizer. Mission and purpose are incredibly important to Jeff, and he is especially passionate about eliminating health inequities and systemic barriers faced by underserved populations. Jeff is a graduate of the University of Michigan and enjoys discovering new recipes, outdoor activities, and spending time with his cat Maizie
Janie is a Strategic Operations Lead, helping customers develop provider performance strategies and track towards targeted outcomes. Prior to Stellar Health, Janie was a healthcare management consultant focused on driving innovative clinical models for health plans. She holds a BBA from the University of Notre Dame and is a licensed CPA in the state of Illinois. In her spare time, Janie enjoys traveling, cooking, and discovering new restaurants/breweries with friends.
Stavroula started with Stellar Health back in 2019 as a Business Administration Intern and joined full-time as a Business Development Coordinator upon graduating from Loyola University in May 2020. She is now a Business Development Associate who works cross-functionally on internal business development and on our Provider Sales team, aspiring to learn all she can about healthcare. Outside Stellar Health, Stavroula loves traveling, photography, and food.