• Gary Folker - Senior Vice President, Canada
    Gary Folker - Senior Vice President, Canada

    Gary Folker

    EVP, Canada

    Gary is responsible for the strategic planning, ongoing development and growth of Orion Health in North America. He draws from more than 30 years of experience pioneering healthcare technology in Canada.

    Prior to joining Orion Health in 2011, Gary was Managing Director for Healthcare with xwave (a Bell Company). While there, he built and managed partnerships. He also drove development of integrated healthcare solutions such as xwaveEMR - a hosted Application Service Provider (ASP) electronic medical record for primary-care physicians in Ontario.

    Gary has exemplary credentials that include spearheading the implementation of Canada’s first fully-integrated electronic patient chart; introducing high-volume scanning of patient records into Canada and creating the largest healthcare document-capture facility in North America. Gary has held various senior-management and executive positions, including Chief Operating Officer of a major Canadian health-informatics firm. He has directed development of technology solutions and expanded services that resulted in the introduction into Canada of many leading medical technologies.

    Gary is head of the ITAC Health Board, he is a CPHIMS-CA certified professional and holds a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics from Acadia University.

    Gary Folker

    EVP, Canada

  • Chris Hobson - Chief Medical Officer
    Chris Hobson - Chief Medical Officer

    Chris Hobson

    Chief Medical Officer

    Dr. Chris Hobson, MD MBA is the Chief Medical Officer and chief privacy Officer with Orion Health. He had key areas of responsibility for the clinical direction of Orion Health products and solutions, and ensures the protection of patient safety and privacy in everything Orion Health does. He is a primary care practitioner and internist certified in healthcare informatics. He has extensive international clinical, technical and policy-level expertise, drawing from his background successfully developing and implementing health information technology globally. He is a regular presenter at industry events internationally; in addition to his responsibilities for patient safety and privacy, he has active interests in care coordination, population health and disease management. 

    Chris Hobson

    Chief Medical Officer

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    Marnie Wilking

    Chief Information Security Officer

    Marnie Wilking has directed Information Security and Operational Risk Programs for more than 15 years, providing a unique set of skills and experience to manage operational risks and improve performance among diverse businesses. She is currently Chief Information Security Officer for Orion Health, a global provider of healthcare information technology. She has held multiple Information Security and Risk Management positions with Early Warning in Scottsdale, AZ, and Wells Fargo, including technical project and program management; technology consulting; and oversight of Information Security, Third Party Risk Management, Business Continuity, and Records Management programs for various business lines. She began her career with Accenture, providing project and program management services to global Financial Services clients.

    Ms. Wilking holds the CISSP, CISA, and CISM designations, and is a member of the Phoenix chapters of ISSA and ISACA, as well as the CISO Advisory Council for the ISSA CISO Executive Forum. She holds an MBA in Technology Management from University of Phoenix, and a Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics and Statistics from Miami University (Ohio).

    Marnie Wilking

    Chief Information Security Officer

  • Karen Ewing - Senior Marketing Director
    Karen Ewing - Senior Marketing Director

    Karen Ewing

    Vice President, North American Marketing

    Karen Ewing is a seasoned, bilingual marketing executive with more than 30 years of experience. As VP, North American Marketing, she holds a leadership position within the global marketing team where she is responsible for overseeing all marketing efforts for Orion Health in Canada and the United States. Her role is to drive functional marketing in order to support Orion Health marketing strategy and overall business goals. She has held marketing roles with high technology companies like xwave, A Bell Company, Spar Aerospace, and the Canadian Nuclear Association. Karen is CPHIMS certified.

    Karen Ewing

    Vice President, North American Marketing

  • Susan Anderson - Managing Director, Canada
    Susan Anderson - Managing Director, Canada

    Susan Anderson

    Managing Director, Canada

    Susan Anderson is an accomplished digital health strategist with over 20 years of experience in healthcare informatics. Previously she was the Assistant Deputy Minister and CIO at Alberta Health, where she played a pivotal role in transforming Alberta's healthcare system into one of the most digitally connected in North America. Susan is a Director on the board of Canada's Health informatics Association (COACH) and the Chair for National Community of Interest for EHR Governance.

    Susan Anderson

    Managing Director, Canada

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    Deborah Wahl

    VP, People and Culture, NA

    Deborah Wahl oversees all Human Resources functions for the US and Canada. Deborah brings more than 20 years of executive leadership in human resources and operations across various industries and markets. Prior to joining Orion Health, Deborah was the Senior Vice President, Human Resources for Marquette Financial Companies, a $1.4 billion financial/banking institution. Deborah was Vice President, Human Resources for Citation Technologies and Environmental Support Solutions, developers of compliance and risk management software in the environmental, health & safety space, with employees in the US, Canada, China and the UK.
     
    Deborah previously served as President of the Phoenix HR association, National President of the International Paralegal Management Association, and is a frequent guest speaker and lecturer at management conferences around the country. In 2001, she chaired legislative efforts to draft Workplace Violence Legislation, enacted into Arizona law that year. Deborah received her Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management, with highest honors, from the University of Phoenix, and currently holds her SHRM and HRCI certifications.

    Deborah Wahl

    VP, People and Culture, NA

  • Sean Donoghue Senior Vice President, Operations
    Sean Donoghue Senior Vice President, Operations

    Sean Donoghue

    SVP, Operations

    Sean joined Orion Health in April 2012.

    Sean Donoghue

    SVP, Operations

  • Matthew Maennling - Regional Vice President, Canada
    Matthew Maennling - Regional Vice President, Canada

    Matthew Maennling

    Regional VP, Canada

    Matthew Maennling is accountable for Orion Health's services delivery in Canada. He brings 20 years of IT project delivery, executive leadership and practice management within the Healthcare, Government and Education verticals. Prior to joining Orion Health, Matthew was an Associate Director at Bell Canada, directing the implementation of ASP-based GE Electronic Medical Records systems in Canadian medical clinics. Matthew us a CPHIMS-CA, a member if the Ontario College of Teachers (OCT) and graduated from McGill University's Faculty of Education.

    Matthew Maennling

    Regional VP, Canada

  • Jason Careless - Chief Technology Officer, EMEA
    Jason Careless - Chief Technology Officer, EMEA

    Jason Careless

    SVP, Technology Architecture

    Jason joined Orion Health in December 2010, working in London for numerous years and undertaking multiple roles during this time. His latest role in the EMEA region was as Chief Technology Officer. In 2016, Jason made the move to our main US office in Scottsdale, Arizona. He is responsible for the overall Technology Strategy for the US region providing technical leadership across the region and working closely with all US teams to achieve efficient and effective solutions whether self-hosted, hosted or fully managed SAAS deployments.

    Jason Careless

    SVP, Technology Architecture

  • Mark Boudreau - Vice President of Strategy, North America
    Mark Boudreau - Vice President of Strategy, North America

    Mark Boudreau

    VP of Strategy, North America

    Mark Boudreau is responsible for strategic planing and business development for the regional businesses in both the U.S and Canada. He brings more than 25 years of experience in business development, service leadership and practice development within the IT industry. In his years leading up to Orion Health, Mark was a partner in Accenture, helping a number of leading IT organizations and their clients become more successful. Mark is certified in PMP, ITL and Six Sigma, Human Resource Development  and has significant experience in improving client service delivery processes.

    Mark Boudreau

    VP of Strategy, North America

  • Chan Ghosh - Executive Vice President, Global SaaS Operations
    Chan Ghosh - Executive Vice President, Global SaaS Operations

    Chan Ghosh

    EVP, Global SaaS Operations

    Chan Ghosh brings over 25 years of executive leadership experience, in the Public and Private Sectors, helping organizations successfully implement their technology strategies. He is a transformational leader who spearheads changes that elevate profitability and expand market share. He has held senior level roles including, Senior Vice President and industries that included, Mackenzie Financial, Symcor, SecureKey Technologies and Landmark Financial over the past 25 years.

    Chan Ghosh

    EVP, Global SaaS Operations

  • Kevin Ross - Research Director
    Kevin Ross - Research Director

    Kevin Ross

    Research Director, Precision Driven Health

    Kevin Ross started working for Orion Health as the head of the Precision Driven Health team in February 2016. His aim is to help organisations to deliver value and make better decisions using analytics and data science.

    Kevin has worked in corporate, consulting and academic roles to lead organisational capability development, including major strategic and tactical projects in health, dairy, public service, information technology and aerospace.

    Kevin also founded and currently chairs the New Zealand Analytics Forum, a best-practice network of professionals dedicated to improving this country's analytics capability. 

    Kevin Ross

    Research Director, Precision Driven Health