It takes a Village

LionBird Rings is a community of executives and entrepreneurs who have partnered with us in the past and are available to help the next generation of digital health leaders.

Eric Gommel
Chief Strategy Officer, Virginia Health Services
Jim Perry, MD
VP Digital Products and Solutions at Elevance Health, previously Apple and McKinsey
Peter Pronovost, MD, PhD, FCCM
Chief Quality & Transformation Officer, UH Cleveland Medical Center; previously SVP Patient Safety & Quality, Johns Hopkins
Barbara Sosnowski, PhD
Previously Vice President at Pfizer
Marcel van Duin, PhD
Chief Scientific Officer, External Innovation & Emerging Science, Organon
Alla Onitskansky
VP Strategy, QRM. Previously President of Rehab at Rockport Healthcare, previously SVP Clinical Operations Genesis Rehabilitation Services
Michael Skaff
VP Healthcare Technology Vayyar Imaging NA, previously COO, Jewish Senior Living Group
Brad Fluegel
Previously SVP, Healthcare Commercial Market Development, Walgreens
Jim Tyree
Previously EVP Abbott Pharma and established Abbott Global Nutrition
Paul Di Capua, MD
Medical Director Devoted Health, Internal medicine Stanford
Adrienne Schneider
Founder/CEO, The Camille Group, Previously Director of Benefits, American Airlines
George Keefe
Previously SVP US Market Access & SVP External Affairs, Teva Pharmaceuticals
Chip Hance
Founder & CEO Regatta Medical, previously EIR at FDA, President Abbott Vascular
Tom Davis
Previously SVP Coventry Health Care, VP Somatus, Market President ChenMed
Miron Derchansky
Owner, Blackletter Group; Former VP Innovation at Leo Pharma
Joshua Habib
Previously VP UnitedHealthcare, VP Optum
Pamela Gill
CEO & President, Recovery Resources; previously Senior Director, The Cleveland Clinic
Kirk Keaffaber
AVP Digital Health, Lilly Biomedicines, Eli Lilly & Company
Mark Oldroyd
Chief Business Officer, C2i Genomics, ex-SVP Commercial Markets at Tempus
Yael Glassman
VP Nutrino, Medtronic Diabetes Group, previously CEO at Nutrino
Moran Shohat-Snir
Previous Head of Emerging Platforms & Data Teams at Invitae
Avi Tsur, MD
Head of the Sheba Beyond Women’s Health Telemedicine Services
Michael Laskoff
Previously Founder & CEO, AbleTo
Uzi Blumensohn
CCO, Tyto Care, ex-VP Cardiology, McKesson
Ran Reske
Co-founder & CEO at Resident
Roy Hessel
Previously Founder & CEO at EyeBuyDirect, President & CEO at

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While there are many unmet needs and pains in healthcare, understanding how budget holders think and prioritize decisions is critical for startups looking to build the right value proposition.