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

  • Sharon Burdett

    Chief Human Resource Officer

    Expertise: Corporate communications, recruiting, onboarding and training

  • Scott Bennett

    Chief Legal Officer & Privacy Officer

    Expertise: Compliance, privacy, healthcare, cybersecurity and artificial intelligence law

  • Tina Hogeman

    Chief Financial Officer

    Expertise: Fiscal management, risk management and business strategy

  • Matthew Isiogu Headshot, Chief Revenue Officer

    Matthew Isiogu

    Chief Revenue Officer

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

  • Kelly Joines

    Chief Strategy Officer

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

  • Deanna Towne

    Chief Information Officer

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

Vice Presidents

  • Alfritch Anderson Jr

    Security

  • Alex Demyan

    Government Affairs – AZ

  • Lauren Girard

    Data Management

  • Dayton Harbo

    Deputy Chief Information Officer

  • Micah Jones

    Compliance & In-House Counsel

  • Janeece Lawrence

    Project Management Office

  • Erik Meredith

    Application Development & Support

  • Catelyn Nguyen

    Customer Operations & Service Management

  • Kelly Procopio

    Contracts & Grants Administration

  • Ako Quammie

    Business Analysis

  • Holly Swierenga

    Accounting

  • Myriah Vandre

    Integration

  • Brian Van Sickle

    Infrastructure & Quality Assurance

  • Kristin Weissinger

    Government Affairs

Board of Directors

  • Patrick Guffey, MD

    CMIO, Children’s Hospital Colorado

  • Joe Adragna, MD

    President, Peak Family Medicine

  • Lorry Bottrill

    CEO, Mercy Care

  • Lesley Brooks, MD

    Chief of Addiction Medicine, SummitStone Health Partners

  • Pedro Cons

    CEO, Adelante Healthcare

  • Kevin Fitzgerald, MD

    Medical Director, Mesa County Public Health

  • Patrick Gordon

    CEO, Rocky Mountain Health Plans (United)

  • Carmen Heredia

    Cabinet Executive Officer and Executive Deputy Director, AHCCCS

  • Steve Hess

    CIO, UCHealth

  • Sheri Jackson

    CNO & VP Operations Engineering, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona

  • Bryan Johnson

    President, Intermountain Health - St. Mary’s Medical Center

  • Don Kane, DO

    CMIO, Dignity Health

  • Paula Kautzmann

    CIO, Colorado Access

  • Heidi Kemmer

    COO, UHC Community Plan, UnitedHealthcare

  • Sophia Meharena, DO

    Director of Clinical Outcomes, Every Child Pediatrics

  • Mark Radlauer, MD

    CMIO, HCA/HealthOne Continental Division

  • April Rhodes

    CEO, Spectrum Healthcare

  • Alexis Sgouros

    VP, Analytics Services and Finance Data & Analytics, Kaiser Permanente

  • Mike Stahl

    CEO, Hilltop Community Resources

  • Kelly Summers

    SVP & CIO, Valleywise Health

  • Chris Thomas, FACHE

    President and CEO, Community Hospital

  • Brian Turner

    President & CEO, Solvista Behavioral Health

  • Chris Underwood

    CAO, Colorado Department of Health Care Policy & Financing

  • Sonny Varadan

    CIO, Sonora Quest Laboratories

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.