Sometimes a team approach provides the best outcomes to our clients. Relevant Strategies collaborates with exceptional individuals who consistently deliver high quality service in a wide range of domains. A few of our selected associates are highlighted below.
Porsche Everson, MBA is the founder of Relevant Strategies. She is a former educator, software development executive, scientific researcher, project manager, systems administrator, and data analyst. Her current superpower is providing guidance, facilitation and support to organizations engaged in complex, risky projects that require a high degree of stakeholder involvement. Her combination of technical and people skills are just right for advising on technology projects, change initiatives, quality oversight and business process analysis. She is an expert in governance, serves on several corporate and non-profit boards, and is certified as an NACD Governance Fellow.
Lori Hinton is a gifted writer, analyst, media specialist, and producer. Hinton earned her Bachelor of Arts from University of Oregon School of Journalism and is also a graduate of the Robert D. Clark Honors College. While Hinton values her Northwest roots, authoring Seattle’s first neighborhood guidebook West Seattle 101, writing for local papers and magazines, and producing for Seattle’s own Bill Nye the Science Guy, her career has taken her all over the world. Hinton has written and produced TV series and documentaries for Discovery Channel, The Learning Channel, The History Channel, PBS and National Geographic and served as a creative consultant on live events for NASA, Nickelodeon and Honeywell. Her skills include marketing, research and analysis, consulting, copywriting, scriptwriting, producing, content strategy and management, naming, creative direction and editorial. Her domain specialties include science, education, environment, long-term care, outdoor industry, travel and the arts.
Steve Giesecke is a health systems IT consultant with extensive experience in regulatory compliance, business and technology analysis, security and risk assessment, medical claims systems and processes, and software development project management. Steve is the former Deputy CIO for the U.S. military health system responsible for an annual information technology program of $500 million. With two decades of experience as a healthcare administrator, he has served as a CEO and COO of four federal medical facilities, and as the CIO of a tertiary care medical center.
Shane McTaggart is a training and readiness consultant and program manager specializing in the design, development, maintenance and delivery of e-Learning blended training for adult learning implementations to support business processes, change management, and sales force automation. Shane has extensive experience developing and delivering training within a global market.
Linda Reeder, RN, MBA, CPHIMS provides practical solutions to the health and human services community in the areas of business and market analysis, clinical systems project management, care management program development, quality improvement and regulatory compliance. She draws on over 20 years of diverse experience and accomplishments in senior management positions with service providers, solution vendors and e-health organizations. Linda is also a sought after speaker, served on the national executive Board for the premier healthcare technology association and developed award-winning programs.
Eugene Ryser is an information technology professional with decades of experience using emerging technology for cost effective solutions for small and medium sized organizations. Eugene has a passion for implementing solutions bringing sustainable improvement and has extensive experience in the fields of government, transportation, education and public health.