Our Leadership


Dr. Keith Dressler


Dr. Dressler has over 33 years' experience in private orthodontic practice. He currently serves on the advisory board of the American Teledentistry Association. He is also an avid entrepreneur. In 2000, Dr. Dressler co-founded OrthoBanc, LLC a cloud-based automated accounts receivable platform, that is currently serving over 4000 healthcare providers and is doing over 450 million in sales annually. OrthoBanc made the Inc. 500/5000 list five-years in a row for being among the fastest growing private companies in the U.S. In 1998, Dr. Dressler co-founded Elite Physician Services, a national healthcare patient finance company. As CEO and Chairman, Dr. Dressler grew the business to 200 million in sales before it became the Citi Health Card in 2003.


Kathy Ford


Kathy is a healthcare industry veteran with over 24 years of experience.  She has held roles in sales, marketing leadership, executive level portfolio ownership, with M&A responsibilities at companies such as GE Medical Systems, McKesson, Siemens Medical, Carestream Dental, and NantHealth. Kathy has led the ideation and commercialization of over 100 clinically impactful solutions, and she is most proud of a patient engagement solution created just three years ago with Jellyfish Health, LLC, where she served as the Chief Product Officer.


Shannon Hastings


Shannon is a seasoned leader with over 20 years' experience in healthcare technology. He brings with him a deep knowledge in software as a service, secure and scalable platforms, service-oriented architectures, distributed computing, technology evaluation, and product engineering and operations. Shannon has held leadership roles at healthcare technology organizations such as Jellyfish Health, NantHealth, iSirona, Inventrio, and the Software Research Institute in the Center of IT Innovations in Health Care at the Ohio State University.


Douglas Ford


Douglas has served in leadership roles in public relations and marketing for over 20 years. He has worked in a variety of industries including healthcare, entertainment and hospitality. Douglas was part of the team that helped lead Quickcue, a leader in hospitality text notifications and business intelligence services, to an acquisition by OpenTable.


Wayne Clay


Wayne has over 30 years in corporate management and human resources, including thirteen years with Fruit of the Loom and Dupont. The last 18 years he has found his niche as an executive in successful large-scale startups. Throughout his executive career, he has helped build organizations as diverse as Well Bred Boxer, a specialty clothing manufacturer, and Elite Physician Services, a financial services company for the medical industry.

Our Advisors

Oral Health Advisors

Dr. Mike Allport, DDS

Today's Dental
Dayton, TN

Dr. Bill Childress, DDS, MD

East Brainerd Oral Surgery
Chattanooga, TN

Dr. Richard Johnson, DDS, MD

East Brainerd Oral Surgery
Chattanooga, TN

Dr. Yan Kalika DMS, MD

Image Orthodontics
San Francisco, CA

Dr. Terrence Major, DDS

Chattanooga Dental Care
Chattanooga, TN

Dr. Karl Meyer, DDS, MD

East Brainerd Oral Surgery
Chattanooga, TN

Dr. Austin Roberts, DDS

Dr. Austin Roberts Family and Implant Dentistry
Ooltewah, TN

Dr. Michael Weathersby, DDS, MS

Aspire Orthodontics
Ooltewah. TN

Dr. Jason Webb, DDS

Webb Dentistry
Ringgold, GA

Dr. Richard Williams, DDS, MS

Williams & Hamman Orthodontics
Southhaven, MS

Medical Advisors

Dr. Michael Dragutsky, MD

Gastro One
Germantown, TN

Dr. Joe Haskins, MD

Lookout Mountain, GA

Dr. Scott Hodges, MD

Center for Sports Medicine and Orthopaedics
Chattanooga, TN

Dr. David Holt, MD

Knoxville Orthopaedic Clinic
Knoxville, TN

Dr. Daniel Dressler, MD

The Urology Group
Chattanooga, TN

Dr. Stanley Dressler, MD

OBGYN Centre of Excellence
Chattanooga, TN

Debbie Eddlestone

CEO of Stern Cardiology
Germantown, TN

Dr. Matthew Kidwell, MD

UnityPoint Health - St. Luke's Hospital
Cedar Rapids, IA

Dr. Richard Krause, MD, FACG

ClinSearch Clinical Research Specialists
Chattanooga, TN

Dr. David Gallegos, MD

Greater Knoxville ENT Center
Knoxville, TN

Dr. Steve Gubin, MD

Stern Cardiovascular
Memphis, TN

Dr. David Gubin, MD

The Urology Group
Memphis, TN

Dr. Raj Narayani, MD, FACG, FASGE

Gastrointestinal Associates
Knoxville, TN

Dr. Michael Reed, MD

ENT Medical Services
Iowa City, IA

Dr. Allan Rosenbaum, MD, FACS

Greater Knoxville ENT
Knoxville, TN

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