DignifiHealth is healthcare made easy. We were founded with a mission to bring healthcare into the 21st century and provide better care to patients globally. Our vision is to transform the way patients, providers, payors, and employers proactively manage personal health by providing intuitive, bold, best-in-class, digital service solutions.
At DignifiHealth, our promise is to build solutions that produce better experiences for burned out providers, better outcomes for struggling patients, and true value through lower costs for all healthcare stakeholders. Our guiding principles of integrity, dignity, commitment, and excellence are apparent both internally and externally. We are a diverse group of forward-thinking individuals committed to quality healthcare anywhere, anytime.
Richard Queen created and developed the clinical intelligence layer that powers DignifiHealth in 2018 and brings nearly 15 years of experience in hospital and provider group management, including diverse titles such as Chief Financial Officer, Director of Business Intelligence, and VP of Data Science. Combining his educational background in finance, his vast experience within the healthcare industry, and his more than 20 years in technology and automation, he brings a unique perspective in his vision on the future of healthcare.
James has a 15-year track record leading platforms and operations management for companies ranging in stage from startup to Fortune 500, most recently serving as Head of Platform & Operations for an industry-leading fintech. Working closely with Product and Technology, he is thoughtful about execution and client experience, delivering SaaS technology to the world’s largest institutions.
Ali has more than 15 years of experience managing corporate communications. She brings an extensive background in investment banking and crisis communications and has a proven ability to mentor, develop and lead executives through strategic marketing and communication initiatives. Working closely with leadership, Ali will be a key influence in client communications, marketing, and identifying business opportunities for growth.
Anthony brings eight years of hospital and provider group management experience. He has dedicated his healthcare career to clinic operations, population health, and value-based care. His experience in these areas has demonstrated results in clinical workflow efficiencies, increases in productivity, and implementations for an array of population health strategies. Anthony’s experience in leadership, project management, and operational oversight plays a pivotal role in enhancing quality outcomes across all levels of care.
Nate has more than 15 years of experience working as a CFO, Controller, and consultant for several companies from startup to Fortune 500. He has worked within several industries including healthcare, SaaS, manufacturing, real estate, transportation, and eCommerce. During his career, he has provided professional services across a broad range of finance areas including financial strategy, budgeting, operational support, and financial reporting. Nate is a Certified Public Accountant licensed in Utah.
Kelsey brings a decade of experience in product and healthcare technology. She has deep expertise in leading cross-functional teams in agile development and building cloud-based products atop big data platforms. Kelsey has an intense passion for solving complex problems and building solutions that simplify the lives of users in the healthcare ecosystem.
Luke brings expertise in manufacturing and control systems environments, most recently serving as a programmer for a large financial services firm. He considers efficiency, security, and ease of use while designing and building back-end data pipelines. Luke’s programming skills are influenced by environments that require high quality control and logic-driven decision-making.
Dr. Beckett is the physician founder of the Williamson Health & Wellness Center, Inc., a federally qualified health center. Prior to its creation, he began a free clinic in his existing office to counter the increasing lack of access to uninsured patients in his community. Dr. Beckett’s recent research includes work with the 2012 CMS Innovation Award: “From Clinic to Community: Achieving Health eEquity In Southern United States” working in conjunction with Duke University.
Greg has over 30 years of investment banking and consulting experience advising organizations in multiple areas, including on business strategy and transformation, mergers and acquisitions, and capital raising, whether debt or equity. He has advised on and executed situations representing in excess of $100 billion of value.
Dr. Craig E. Samitt is a nationally recognized healthcare expert and thought leader in industry transformation, care delivery, and policy. Craig previously held the positions of EVP, Chief Clinical Officer, and President of Anthem’s Diversified Business Group, and most recently was the President and CEO of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota. He has also led sequential health system transformations, having served as President & CEO of HealthCare Partners and President & CEO of Dean Health System. Craig currently serves on the Board of Directors for the NCQA and ReviveHealth.
Brad D. Smith is the current President of Marshall University and Co-Founder of the Wing 2 Wing Foundation. Brad is a proud West Virginia native and Marshall alumnus with a passion for philanthropy and leadership. Formerly the CEO of Intuit, Brad is focused on helping facilitate change by developing, supporting, and investing in people. His most recent work focuses on unlocking economic and lifestyle prosperity for all West Virginians and beyond through the Wing 2 Wing Foundation that he co-founded with his wife Alys.
Randall Ussery has 15+ years of experience sitting at the intersection of design and business, bringing new products and business opportunities to life for startups and F1000 companies. He is Founder and Managing Partner of L37, a hybrid VC/PE firm focused on transforming industries and investing in extraordinary entrepreneurs.