Vice President, Technology and Cloud
Joe has spent his entire 30+ year career serving the healthcare industry developing, deploying and operating technical solutions that support high-quality and efficient healthcare delivery.
Starting off as a computer operator in a hospital, his career has progressed to include hands on roles such as a technician, engineer and analyst as well as leadership roles including director and CIO roles both in healthcare organizations as well as consulting/IT service companies that serve healthcare organizations. During his time working for and with healthcare organizations, he has also had numerous opportunities to be directly involved in healthcare operations, outside of the IT function.
Spanning operations, infrastructure and applications, Joe’s experiences give him unique perspectives on how technology and healthcare intersect and how healthcare organizations can leverage technology.
Recently, Mr. Grinstead has been heavily focused on public cloud capabilities and how they can be leveraged by healthcare providers, leading the rollout of public cloud-based backup and disaster recovery, archiving and other solutions.
Mr. Grinstead has Bachelor of Science and a Master of Business Administration degrees, both with a focus on information technology. He also has been certified by Amazon Web Services as an AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner.