Alan serves as the Chief Technology Officer at SDLC Partners. He is a seasoned technical leader and planner with extensive experience impacting enterprise bottom line and performance through expert alignment of technologies with corporate mission. From a long career history, including the role of Chief Technical Officer at UPMC and as a Visiting Scientist at the Software Engineering Institute, Alan is adept at leading all aspects of IT operations, building and managing successful teams, and controlling costs. Alan has a strong background in the healthcare industry, with a proven ability to improve profitability through development of tactical solutions, management of quality initiatives, identification of business opportunities, analysis of business processes, and process improvement.
Alan is an accomplished executive with excellent skills in leadership, training, and communications. In his role as CTO, Alan is responsible for technology sales support for client diversification efforts, leading IP/solution development, and creating visibility for the firm through thought leadership. In addition, he is responsible for research and development of new technologies.
Alan has his BS in Electrical Engineering from Texas A&M University and his MBA from the University of Pittsburgh.