John holds a BS in human genetics along with an MS of Biomedical Informatics from the University of Utah school of medicine. For over 25 years, he has guided healthcare institutions and payers to turn data into actionable assets. John has led the development of analytic strategies for dozens of healthcare organizations and/or payers to optimize and elevate their analytic teams. He has designed and implemented hiring practices and career development tracks for hundreds of healthcare data analysts, data architects/engineers, and data scientists around the United States. John’s overarching passion is to help communities, healthcare institutions, and payers produce thriving analytic ecosystems to sustainably improve patient care.