About Amino
Based in San Francisco, Amino helps employees make smarter healthcare choices — for their wallets and every employer’s bottom line.
Our team (so far)
David Vivero
Chief Executive Officer
Maudie Hampden Shah
Head of Product Management
Sumul Shah
Head of Design
Nick Dunkman
Senior Software Engineer
Jim Fingal
Chief Technology Officer
Kirk Strauser
Chief Information Security Officer
Tobie Tusing
Data Scientist
Larry Wadford
Customer Support
Laura Gelston
Senior Software Engineer
Pranthik Samal
Software Engineer
Casey Racicot
Product Manager
Olivia Marcus
Inbound Marketing Manager
Kevin Qi
Senior Software Engineer
Elliott Dicus
Software Engineer
David Wood
Legal Counsel
Elizabeth Swaminathan
Director of Partnerships
Tracy Liu
Data Scientist
Sophia Lee
Marketing Communications Manager
Carlton Duffett
Software Engineer
Clark Kays
Head of Marketing
Meghan Brennan
Inside Sales Representative
Cindy Nguyen
People Operations
Jacob Zhou
Product Manager
Anna Smith
Software Engineer
Jenna Giusto
Customer Success Manager
Shannon Croy
Product Marketing Manager
Tom Kissane
Director of Customer Success
K.C. Eldridge
Director of Operations
Jessica Schurman
Inside Sales Representative
Scott Kiever
Chief Revenue Officer
Jason Allie
Regional VP of Sales
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Our advisors

Carol Cain, PhD

KP Care Management Institute

In her role as Senior Director of Clinical Information Services at Kaiser Permanente’s Care Management Institute, Carol oversees the development and implementation of programs that encourage healthy living among KP’s members, leads internal stakeholders through the process of establishing consensus clinical guidelines, and informs analyses that assess the impact of pilot programs on health outcomes. Carol is also a Consulting Assistant Professor of Biomedical Informatics at Stanford University and previously served as the Senior Manager of AHRQ’s Health IT portfolio.

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Ashish Jha, MD, MPH

Harvard School of Public Health

Faculty Director at the Harvard Global Health Institute and Professor of International Health and Health Policy at Harvard School of Public Health. Founder of the Initiative on Global Health Quality at the HSPH. Published over 50 articles with a focus on improving healthcare quality and costs. Special Advisor for Quality and Safety to the Department of Veterans Affairs and practicing internal medicine physician at the VA Boston Healthcare System.

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Udi Manber, PhD

National Institutes of Health

Recently started a new R&D center in the Bay Area for the National Institutes of Health focused on improving access to medical knowledge for patients, healthcare professionals and researchers. Previously VP Engineering at Google and YouTube, responsible for core search products. Before his role at Google, Udi was CEO and responsible for search at Amazon’s A9 and was Chief Scientist at Yahoo.

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Arnold Milstein, MD, MPH

Stanford University

Professor of Medicine and Director of the Stanford Clinical Excellence Research Center at Stanford University. Medical Director at PBGH and the National Health Care Thought Leader at William Mercer. Co-founded the Leapfrog Group and the Consumer-Purchaser Disclosure Project. Served on the faculty of UCSF’s Health Policy Institute. Formerly Congressional MedPAC Commissioner. Elected to the Institute of Medicine of the National Academy of Sciences.

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Philip Pizzo, MD

Stanford University

Professor and former Dean at the Stanford School of Medicine. Former physician-in-chief of Children’s Hospital in Boston and chair of the Department of Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School. Author of more than 500 scientific articles and 14 books. Recipient of U.S. Public Health Service Outstanding Service Medal.

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Joy Pritts

Patient Privacy Advisor

Formerly Chief Privacy Officer, Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology, US Dept. of Health & Human Services. Previously Research Associate Professor, Health Policy Institute, and Senior Scholar, O’Neil Institute for National and Global Health Law, Georgetown University. Founder of the Center on Medical Record Rights at Georgetown. Served as a board member of the National Governors Association’s State Alliance for e-Health. Testified before Congress and agency advisory committees multiple times. Published extensively on issues related to patient privacy and health information access rights.

Bryan Sivak

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Currently the Entrepreneur-in-Residence at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. Previously, Chief Technology Officer for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the Chief Innovation Officer for the State of Maryland, and the Chief Information/Technology Officer for the City of Washington, DC. Prior to his government service, Bryan founded and led multinational software companies including InQuira, Inc.

Robert Wachter, MD

University of California, San Francisco

Professor and Associate Chairman of the Department of Medicine at the UCSF. Chief of the Division of Hospital Medicine and Chief of the Medical Service at UCSF Medical Center. Published 250 articles and 6 books in the fields of quality, safety, and health policy. Coined the term “hospitalist” in 1996.

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John Q. Young, MD, MPP, PhD

Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine

Professor, Vice Chair for Education, and Director of Residency Training in the Department of Psychiatry at the Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine. Former Associate Program Director for the Residency Training Program and Associate Professor at UCSF School of Medicine. Former Director of the Medication Management Clinics at Langley Porter/UCSF Psychiatric Institute. Former Associate Editor, WebM&M and Former Legislative Director, California State Assembly.

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Our investors
Other institutional and individual investors include: Arthur Patterson, Aspect Ventures, David Bonderman (Founder TPG Capital), Fred Cohen (TPG Capital), Joe Gebbia (Founder Airbnb), Cameron Marlow (Data Team, Facebook) Dick Kramlich (Founder NEA), Max Ventilla (Founder AltSchool), Pete Flint (Founder Trulia), Pilot Wall Group, Red Swan Ventures, Sami Inkinen (Founder Trulia, Virta Health) Colin Evans (StubHub, Gametime), Steve Bonner (formerly CEO Cancer Treatment Centers of America), Jeff Hammerbacher (Facebook, Cloudera), Halle Tecco (Rock Health), Marco Zappacosta (Founder Thumbtack), Perkins Coie, and Western Technology Investment.
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