Allscripts Leaders

Paul M. Black
Chief Executive Officer

Paul Black serves as Allscripts Chief Executive Officer. Paul was appointed CEO in December 2012 after having served on Allscripts Board of Directors for eight months. As Chief Executive Officer, Paul leads the direction of the company and its global commitment to delivering an Open, Connected Community of HealthTM.

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Melinda Whittington
Chief Financial Officer

Melinda Whittington is Chief Financial Officer.  Melinda joined Allscripts in 2016 and is responsible for overseeing all financial operations, including controllership, tax, internal audit, financial planning and   analysis, treasury, and investor relations.

Prior to joining Allscripts, Melinda served as Senior Vice President, Controller and Chief Accounting Officer for Kraft Foods Group, Inc. based in Northfield, Illinois. She joined Kraft in 2014. 

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Rick Poulton

Rick Poulton serves as Allscripts President. He is responsible for day-to-day operations of all business units. Rick joined Allscripts in 2012 as Chief Financial Officer, overseeing all financial operations, business development and strategy for the company.

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Dennis Olis
Senior Vice President, Operations

Dennis Olis leads the company strategy on operational effectiveness. He is also accountable for our India Operations and Information Technology.

Dennis joined Allscripts in November 2012, after a 28-year career of excellence at Motorola, starting as a cost accounting manager and taking on ever-increasing roles of responsibility

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Jim Hewitt
Executive Vice President, Solutions Development

Jim Hewitt is Allscripts Executive Vice President of Solutions Development. In this role he leads the company’s strategic technology vision. Jim focuses on creating a world-class development organization for Allscripts that delivers both key product requirements and innovation. His team improves quality and accelerates product delivery, while increasing client engagement, interaction and feedback opportunities in critical areas such as application consistency and user experience.

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Brian Farley
Senior Vice President and General Counsel

Brian Farley is Allscripts Senior Vice President and General Counsel and serves as Corporate Secretary. Farley brings more than 20 years of legal experience to Allscripts, including, most recently, serving as General Counsel for Google’s Motorola Mobility Home business.

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Rich Berner
President, International and General Manager, Sunrise

As President of International and General Manager of Sunrise, Rich Berner oversees all International operations and growth, as well as the Sunrise business unit, which provides healthcare organizations with technology to achieve world-class outcomes including operational efficiencies, improved financial performance, and better patient care.

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Steve Holmquist
Senior Vice President, New Client Development

Steve Holmquist is responsible for directing and managing sales and business development operations, including market competitiveness, pricing, compensation and channel strategy.

Prior to joining Allscripts in 2013, Steve was Senior Vice President of Sales at Vitera Healthcare Solutions. He recruited, mentored and led an energetic sales team, and he deployed cross - functional IT infrastructure that drove efficiencies for the sales organization

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Assaf Halevy
Senior Vice President and General Manager of Genomics and Precision Medicine

Assaf Halevy serves as Allscripts Senior Vice President and General Manager of Genomics and Precision Medicine. Focused on the new era of health care and the company’s growth, Assaf leads a team devoted to developing new products, services and solutions targeting personalized medicine. Most recently, Assaf has focused on assessing market potential of genomics, precision medicine and other emerging technologies that promise to impact care delivery and patient outcomes.

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Steve Lalonde
Senior Vice President and General Manager, Professional Physicians

Steve Lalonde is the Senior Vice President and General Manager overseeing solutions and services for ambulatory and independent practices. Steve directly oversees the vision, strategy and operations including the sales, services, solutions management and support functions for the Professional suite of solutions. His team is also accountable for commercializing the company’s innovative services for Value-Based Care and Revenue Cycle Management to the independent ambulatory client base.  

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Faisal Mushtaq
Senior Vice President and General Manager, Payer Life Sciences

Faisal Mushtaq is Senior Vice President and General Manager for Allscripts Payer Life Sciences business. This business focuses on bringing innovative solutions across the entire healthcare value chain generating immediate value for providers and patients by leveraging Allscripts data and clinical, adherence and education messaging infrastructure to enable improved clinical outcomes at a lower cost.

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John Sage
Senior Vice President, Client Organization

John Sage leads the Client Organization, Marketing and Field Intelligence. In this role he oversees development of the Allscripts Outcomes Executive team and management of Allscripts brand, events and communications to help foster and maintain high client satisfaction.

John has more than 25 years of experience in the healthcare information technology industry.

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Tim Quigley
Senior Vice President, Professional and Managed IT Services

Tim Quigley leads all aspects of professional and managed IT services, including implementations, staffing, operations and support. In this role, he oversees Allscripts teams that build collaborative relationships with clients, helping them achieve better clinical, financial and operational outcomes. Under Tim, Allscripts Professional and Managed IT Services teams are focused on providing value by supporting the mission and vision of Allscripts clients.

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Board of Directors

Martha Thorne
Senior Vice President and General Manager, Population Health

Martha Thorne oversees the Population Health business unit, which provides a comprehensive portfolio of solutions to help clients coordinate care, engage patients, manage chronic diseases,and achieve operational excellence. Her vision for Allscripts CareInMotion™, the end-to-end suite of care coordination solutions, aligns with the healthcare industry’s evolution from fee-for-service to fee-for-value.

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