This blog is about exploring ways digital technology can help health organizations address key issues, such as promoting health and wellness, increasing access to healthcare services, improving quality of care, and supporting military and veteran health. We invite you to challenge us, disagree with us, and engage with us on this forum, so jump in!
Our team of editors is made up of management consulting professionals from Booz Allen Hamilton (read our disclaimer). We would love for you to read our bios below to learn more about us.
Jacque Myers, an Associate at Booz Allen, applies digital strategies and social media to help organizations collaborate within the enterprise, communicate with key partners, and engage with target audiences online. Her current focus is on empowering people to take ownership of their health through the use of emerging technologies. Prior to joining Booz Allen, Jacque was a journalist for the Killeen Daily Herald. She holds a Master of Public Administration from the Maxwell School at Syracuse University and a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism from Texas State University. Contact her via email at email@example.com or find her on Twitter at @jacquehealth.
Donald Jones is an Associate and “social technologist” who currently focuses on web strategy and social media for clients in the military health and disability markets. Prior to joining Booz Allen, he guided design, web and information technology strategies at the Georgetown University Health Policy Institute. Don received a Masters of Arts in Communication, Culture and Technology from Georgetown University, where he focused on issues of identity within the virtual world Second Life. Contact him via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or on Twitter at @oleandros.
Mike Robert, a Senior Consultant at Booz Allen, is focused in health communications + social media + design. At Booz Allen, he leads online campaigns empowering audiences to take action and improve their health. Long before Booz Allen, Mike was a social marketer. In his former life as a Consultant at Reingold, Mike developed outreach strategies for nationwide and local social marketing campaigns. Mike received a B.S.B.A. in International Business + Management from American University’s Kogod School of Business. Go EAGLES! He’s currently dabbling in graphic design and paint at the School of Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Contact him via email at email@example.com or Twitter @MikeRobert.
Matt Allen, a Senior Consultant at Booz Allen, has a dynamic background working in the healthcare market doing everything from financial management and Lean Six Sigma to strategic communications for a variety of clients including producers, payers, and providers in both the commercial and public space. Matt leverages this experience to provide strategic insight into the applications of new digital technologies in healthcare. Prior to joining Booz Allen, Matt held roles as a Consultant with Ernst & Young and as a Development Analyst with International Cooperating Ministries. On the weekends, Matt works on his visual arts portfolio, which can be viewed at www.mattallencreative.com. Matt holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Virginia. Contact him via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or find him on twitter @heymattallen.