Leadership

Contexture’s executive leadership team, led by CEO Melissa Kotrys, is made up of seasoned executives from Arizona and Colorado. Our board of directors and advisory councils represent a diverse network of healthcare organizations in both states.

Executive Team

  • Melissa A. Kotrys, MPH

    Chief Executive Officer

    Expertise: Health policy, health information exchange, social determinants of health and interoperability

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  • Morgan Honea

    Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer

    Expertise: Healthcare innovation and policy, health equity, strategic planning and interoperability

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  • Sharon Burdett

    Senior Vice President, Human Resources

    Expertise: Corporate communications, recruiting, onboarding and training

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  • Tim Dunbar, MBA

    Chief Financial Officer

    Expertise: Fiscal management, risk management and business strategy

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  • Annie Harrington

    Chief Legal Officer and Privacy Officer

    Expertise: Regulatory health law, data privacy and interoperability regulations, state and federal advocacy, nonprofit governance and complex data sharing agreements

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  • Matthew Isiogu

    Senior Vice President, Innovation

    Expertise: Health policy and finance, data analytics, strategic planning, legislation and regulation

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  • Kelly Joines

    Chief Strategy Officer

    Expertise: Operations management, IT strategy, healthcare and enterprise architecture

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  • Deanna Towne

    Chief Information Officer

    Expertise: Health IT, strategic planning, security risk assessments, capabilities-based planning, data security, project management, executive IT leadership

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Vice Presidents

  • Alfritch Anderson Jr

    Security

  • Adam Bean

    Government Relations

  • Todd Fricke

    Participant Network Management

  • Lauren Girard

    Business Line Management

  • Dayton Harbo

    Deputy Chief Information Officer

  • Janeece Lawrence

    Project Management Office

  • Robert Mackle

    Enterprise Marketing

  • Erik Meredith

    Application Development & Support

  • Catelyn Nguyen

    Customer Operations & Service Management

  • Kelly Procopio

    Contracts & Grants Administration

  • Ako Quammie

    Data Quality & Management

  • Holly Swierenga

    Accounting

  • Brian Van Sickle

    Infrastructure & Quality Assurance

  • Myriah Vandre

    Integration

Board of Directors

  • Board Chair Patrick Guffey, MD

    CMIO, Children’s Hospital Colorado

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  • Lorry Bottrill

    CEO, Mercy Care

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  • Dave Dexter

    President & CEO, Sonora Quest Laboratories

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  • Steve Hess

    CIO, UC Health

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  • Sheri Jackson

    Chief Nursing Officer & VP Operations Engineering, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona

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  • Don Kane, DO

    CMIO, Dignity Health

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  • Paula Kautzmann

    CIO, Colorado Access

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  • Heidi Kemmer

    COO, UHC Community Plan, UnitedHealthcare

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  • Mark Radlauer, MD

    CMIO, HCA/HealthOne Continental Division

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  • April Rhodes

    CEO, Spectrum Healthcare

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  • Alexis Sgouros

    VP of IT, Kaiser Permanente

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  • Jami Snyder

    Director, Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System

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  • Kelly Summers

    SVP & CIO, Valleywise Health

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  • Brian Turner

    President & CEO, Solvista Behavioral Health

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  • Chris Underwood

    Deputy Chief of Staff, Colorado Department of Health Care Policy & Financing

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  • Deanna Wise

    CIO, Banner Health

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  • Carmen Heredia

    Chief Executive Officer

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Advisory Councils

Contexture invites our HIE community and stakeholders to guide and advise on services, policy and programs through an Advisory Council framework. Contexture has these volunteer Advisory Councils at this time: Arizona HIE Advisory Council, Colorado HIE Advisory Council, and the Contexture Policy Advisory Council.

Advisory Council Membership