Team Members

 
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David Schacht - Product Designer

David comes to Audere with a long career as a digital designer, both in agency and in-house settings. He's worked with ad agencies, tech startups, and non-profits, and relishes any opportunity to use creative thinking and design to solve real-world problems.

 
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Jay Steingold - Software Engineer

Jay likes helping people through software. He used to work for T-Mobile building data visualization applications to help people get better phone service. When he's not coding, he's hanging out with his puppy or at a coffee shop with his wife.

 
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Jenny Abrahamson - Software Engineer

Jenny worked on ads at Facebook for four years and is thrilled to be working on software for improving global health. She can be found climbing when not coding.

 
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Michael Marucheck - Software Engineer

Michael loves building software.  He has worked on compile-time optimizations and developer tools at Facebook and distributed systems at Microsoft, and he is excited to create software to help save and improve lives around the world.

 
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philip su - CEO

Philip launched and led Facebook's London engineering office as its site director, growing it from a founding team of one dozen engineers into a site of over six hundred people in five years.  In addition to leading software teams, he was an engineer in Oculus and Facebook's Workplace product prior to becoming an Entrepreneur in Residence at Madrona Venture Group in Seattle.  Previously, Philip wrote software and led teams at Microsoft for over twelve years.

 
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Ram Kandasamy - Software Engineer

Ram built coding platforms for the elementary school computer science curriculum at Code.org. Previously, he worked on consumer payments at Google. Ram is mission-driven and is excited to make a positive impact in healthcare tech.

 
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Shawna Cooper - Principal Product Manager

Shawna spent the last 10+ years at Microsoft and Caradigm in Product and Program Management roles focusing on population health. She led multiple product lines in the areas of care coordination, care management, and risk stratification. Shawna is excited to combine her public health background with her passion for creating applications for real people who need solutions to real problems on a global level.

 
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Tanya Su - Development Officer and Corporate Secretary

Tanya has served in program-leadership roles at several Seattle non-profits, including Hopelink. She holds a Masters of Public Affairs with a focus on Nonprofit Management.

 
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Terri Paik - QA Lead

Terri is passionate about software quality. She previously worked on integration software at webMethods and as an IT manager in China. She also took some time off from software to support charitable causes. She is eager to combine software and a philanthropic mission in her new role at Audere.

 
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You

We're looking for people who want to apply their passion for technology to solving real problems for the world's most underserved communities by creating open-source code that improves global health.  Learn more about whether you might be a great fit for the Audere team!

 
 

Board Members

 
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Alec Ramsay

Alec spent 30 years designing & building commercial software in a variety of startups and large ISVs, including Microsoft where he led large engineering teams for 15 years. He also has an MBA and coaches technology executives through leadership, management, and strategy challenges. Alec bridges the gap between two worlds: he can go arbitrarily deep with developers and then explain the technical issues to business people in lay terms and vice versa.

 
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John Halamka

In his current role of Chief Information Officer for the Beth Israel Deaconess system, John leads technology implementation and operations for the organization’s clinical, financial, administrative, research, and educational areas. John is also an International Healthcare Innovation Professor at Harvard Medical School. He previously served as Chief Information Officer at Harvard Medical School, Chair of the National Health Information Technology Standards Panel for the Bush administration, and Co-chair of the National Health Information Technology Standards Committee for the Obama administration.

John received his undergraduate degree from Stanford University, his Master of Science from Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and his Doctor of Medicine from University of California at San Francisco School of Medicine. He completed his residency in emergency medicine at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center. John was named to the HIMSS list of “50 Most Influential Technologists of the Past 50 Years” and to CIO Magazine’s CIO Hall of Fame.