Directors

Lance Manning

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Avery Spencer

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  • Assistant Director of TXHCC
  • Product Manager, Citi
  • 3x Hackathon Winner: AT&T, UNT, Microsoft
  • M.S. Applied Cognition  (UT-Dallas), MBA (Texas A&M)
  • Linkedin 

Co-Directors

Yusuf Tamer

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  • PhD from UT Southwestern
  • Data Enthusiast
  • Interested in Big data analytics for healthcare 
  • Plays racketball
  • LinkedIn

Meg Martin

Lily Chou

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  • Clinical Specialist at Genentech
  • Previous experience in marketing analytics / market planning
  • MBA from UC Berkeley
  • Owns a dinosaur onesie
  • LinkedIn

Co-Directors

Michael Gillespie

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  • 3rd year medical student at UT Southwestern
  • Builds medical devices for astronauts, holds several patents
  • Former collegiate pole-vaulter 
  • LinkedIn

Kellen Ragsdale

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  • Organ Procurement Coordinator at Southwest Transplant Alliance
  • M.S. Technology Commercialization UT-Austin
  • Flew a twin-engine helicopter for 54 seconds

Health Wildcatters Team

Lindsey Settles

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  • Operations support 
  • Graduate of Univ. North Texas
  • Customer service and digital marketing expert
  • Plays the Ukulele
  • Linkedin

Loren Bolton

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  • Program manager 
  • Graduate of Univ. North Texas
  • Expert in PR, Communications
  • Once played on Gershwin’s “Rhapsody in Blue” piano
  • LinkedIn

Hubert Zajicek

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  • CEO / Co-founder
  • Former faculty at UT Southwestern
  • MBA from SMU
  • Once chased by German Coast Guard on the Baltic
  • LinkedIn

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