Leadership Team

Jose Barreau, MD | CEO & Co-Founder

Dr. Barreau's passion — to improve patient care through better communication — is the foundation for the Halo Spectrum clinical communication platform.

Dr. Barreau is Board-certified in Internal Medicine, Hematology and Medical Oncology. He completed his fellowship in Hematology - Oncology at the University of Cincinnati, and prior to his retirement from active practice he sub-specialized in breast cancer treatment.

In his role as the former director of the TriHealth Cancer Institute in Cincinnati, Dr. Barreau worked to expand the use of multidisciplinary clinics, which would in-turn improve the quality of cancer care through better communication.

Amit K. Gupta, MD | President & Co-Founder

Dr. Gupta shares Dr. Barreau’s passion for understanding and improving healthcare communication, especially among the various providers involved in an individual patient's care.

His philosophy that timely and effective physician-to-physician communication is the key to improving patient outcomes led to the development of Doc Halo, which at its core is designed to put physicians in charge of their communication and establish a new standard for the medical profession.

Steve Roth | Chief Product Officer

Steve provides strategic leadership and drives operational efficiency within Doc Halo. Specifically, he is responsible for growing Doc Halo’s capabilities, scale and effectiveness.

Jon Jansen | Chief Integration Officer

Jon coordinates the integration process to connect new user networks to the Doc Halo system. With more than 22 years of experience in the secure healthcare communication arena, Jon can ensure complete product confidence for Doc Halo end users.

Jeff Studenka | Chief Commercial Officer

Jeff brings to Doc Halo over 20 years of experience in building motivated, successful teams and delivering profitable growth in highly competitive and complex healthcare market segments.  He has been instrumental in building strong commercial brands amongst leading healthcare institutions and government agencies in the North America, European and Asian healthcare markets.  Prior to Doc Halo, Jeff held various healthcare sales and marketing leadership roles at Lumeris, Philips, Stryker and STERIS. 

Cathy Conaty | Chief Financial Officer

Cathy Conaty joined Doc Halo in May 2017 as the Chief Financial Officer. Prior to joining she was the Vice President of Finance for Putney Inc where she partnered with the Leadership team in driving significant growth prior to their successful exit. 
Over the course of her career she has held financial leadership roles with a number of emerging technology and life science companies where she managed operations from start up through product development, commercialization and profitability.  Earlier in her career she held financial and operations leadership roles with the Ethicon division of Johnson & Johnson.

Dale Bailey | Vice President of Customer Care

Dale Bailey comes to Doc Halo from Quest Diagnostics where he most recently served as Director of Implementations for Quest Diagnostic's Enterprise Content Management System. Prior to serving in that role, Dale also held additional leadership positions at Quest Diagnostics overseeing Technical and Customer Support Services, Application Consulting, and Customer Training.

Doug Fuerst | Vice President of Development

Doug leads Doc Halo's development operations, managing and growing our Product Management, Engineering, QA and DevOps practices as the team continues to deliver enterprise communication technology solutions.

Doug brings nearly 20 years of experience in platform engineering with McGraw-Hill Education. Most recently he served as Director of Platform Engineering, where he leveraged his knowledge in technology and management to develop robust solutions that delivered educational resources to millions of students nationwide.

Lindsey Daniels | Director of Human Resources & Talent Acquisition

Leading Doc Halo’s HR department, Lindsey is charged with building our growing team. With a passion for developing talent and creating cohesive workgroups, Lindsey is excited to be at the helm as Doc Halo expands.

Kim Hill | Director of Operations

Kim joined Doc Halo in 2014 to help provide coordination with the Sales Team. As Director of Operations, she works directly with all the Doc Halo teams to continually improve internal processes, as well as help with daily operations.

Corinne Phillips | Director of Customer Care

Corinne arrived at Doc Halo in 2014 to provide top-notch service to our customers. She works with the Customer Care team and the rest of the Doc Halo leadership to continually improve our customer support, as well as refine troubleshooting tools and training materials.

Elizabeth Ramsey | Director of Implementation

Liz brings to Doc Halo more than seven years of experience in complex healthcare organizations and 10 years in academic and organizational research related to healthcare, crisis and leadership.

Brian Sullivan | Chief Product Designer

Brian has been creating interactive user experiences for 20-plus years in multiple industries, and he previously owned a media company. He has supported top-tier high-profile businesses and organizations including Sony, IBM, GE and the United Nations.