Ron holds a BBA in business and finance from the University of Texas at Austin. He has over 35 years experience working in all aspects of the healthcare industry holding administrative and management positions in hospital, insurance, and ambulatory medicine organizations. Ron recently retired after a 25-year career as Chief Information Officer for The Austin Diagnostic Clinic, a large, multi-specialty medical group in Austin, Texas. Ron is widely recognized as one of the leading health information technology professionals. His experience has included executive and operations management; revenue cycle management; electronic health record selection, implementation and oversight; and business development and marketing. Ron has served on advisory councils with the American Medical Group Association and The University of Texas McCombs School of Business.