We are a team of seasoned professionals who think very differently about

the convergence of

Healthcare and I.T.

ABOUT US

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OUR MISSION

We are a team dedicated to the creation of world-class solutions for our healthcare partners using state-of-the-art technologies, unique intellectual property, a proven implementation system, and very seasoned talent to help hospital leadership achieve their clinical, business and financial goals.

OUR VALUES

  • Creativity in technology
  • Passion for excellence
  • Respect for the individual
  • Relentless pursuit of customer satisfaction

 

C. LLOYD MAHAFFEY

KAREN SCOTT

SCOTT BATEMAN

ELIZABETH GASPER

EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN

C. Lloyd Mahaffey, a seasoned Chief Executive Officer, technology market sector executive, Sarbanes-Oxley qualified board director, pilot, sailor, fly fisherman, inventor, fundraiser and author, has successfully completed more than $1.2 billion USD in public market and more than $430M USD in venture-backed private equity transactions.

 

His career includes a Managing Partner role with Redleaf Ventures, a $300M Silicon Valley based venture capital firm, whose major investments included RedSiren and Lightningcast. Prior to joining Redleaf, he served as the Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer at VeriFone; the global payment company,where he was responsible for its digital payment, Internet initiatives, and strategic investments in CyberCash, WebTV, and VeriSign. He also led the team that negotiated VeriFone’s $1.2 billion acquisition by Hewlett Packard.

 

Mr. Mahaffey honed his product development, marketing and business development acumen as a key executive during the formative years of Apple Computer. While at Apple, he participated in the launch of the Macintosh, was responsible for the development of Apple’s highly regarded US Education Group and Federal Systems Group business segments worldwide. During his tenure, he grew the company’s Education business unit from $300 million to $1.3 billion.

 

A member of the prestigious St. Francis Yacht Club in San Francisco, Mr. Mahaffey received a B.A. with Honors from The Citadel and attended Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business Technology Executive Program.

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER & FOUNDER

Karen Scott is a seasoned healthcare and technology strategic consultant and program director with over 22 years of proven expertise in developing strategy, detailed planning and execution. A strong leader and change agent who is skilled in all phases of program governance and leading clinical and technical teams, forming highly-effective teams, client-focused, fiscally-savvy, resource utilization, and effective communication. She has a reputation for integrity, dedication and building strong relationships.

 

Her career in healthcare information technology and project management began at Tallahassee Memorial Hospital, where she was able to establish a project management office and prepare the organization for the Y2K project. She subsequently consulted for healthcare systems across the United States.  Some of the healthcare systems she has assisted are Bon Secours (6 hospitals, Epic), North Florida/South Atlantic Division of HCA (22 hospitals, Meditech), Summa Health (2 hospitals, Cerner), and St. Luke’s Health System (8 hospitals, Epic.)  Most recently, Karen directed and completed the one of the largest Epic electronic health record big-bang implementations at 8-hospitals, 150+ clinics on-time and on-budget.

 

Karen has managed strategic program initiatives totaling over $2B. Her strengths include strategic planning initiatives, selecting electronic health record and technical solutions, and managing other complex healthcare I.T. projects including Meaningful Use, ICD-10, Telemedicine, data center moves, network infrastructure upgrades, medical device integration, data migration, and data analytics and reporting.

 

Prior to Windancer, Karen was the Chief Executive Officer of Healthcare Project Management Partners, (HPMP) LLC, focusing on healthcare programs and large-scale projects. She holds a masters degree in business administration, is a certified project management professional, certified professional in health information management systems, and photographer, and enjoys spending downtime walking the shore on a small island off of the coast of North Florida.

CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER

Scott Bateman is currently the Chief Operating Officer for Windancer Technologies where he, along with the Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, formed Windancer in early 2017. Scott has previously held the positions of Chief Executive Officer, President - Chief Operating Officer, Board Chairman and Enterprise Program Director.

 

At Windancer Technologies, Scott leads a team that encompasses Healthcare IT and EMR Solutions Development, Program Management, Mergers and Acquisitions, providing organizational business development planning, EHR advisory and program management strategy, and coordination between personnel, structure, and the firm's strategic plan. He oversees the company's daily operations providing leadership and team oversight.

 

Prior to joining Windancer, Scott was President and Chief Operations Officer of Healthcare Project Management Partners (HPMP), where his main responsibilities comprised daily business operations, finance, business development, and marketing services.

CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

Liz is one of our nation's leading strategic and innovative financial thinkers with decades of experience in a wide variety of technology and business financial leadership roles including, but not limited to, Strategic and Financial Planning, Corporate Governance, SEC Reporting, M&A, Joint Ventures, Public/Private Debt and Equity Financing, Legal/Contracts/Intellectual Property, Treasury/Cash/Risk Management, Stock Administration, Investor and Banking Relations, HR Management, and International Operations and Expansion. Liz's management and operational strengths bring wide-ranging expertise to Windancer and our clients. Liz leads the Windancer Financial Services unit with a portfolio of robust financial strategies and tools available for our Healthcare clients.

 

Liz leverages a unique mix of strategy, finance, and business operations expertise to identify and capture opportunities that propel a company’s business growth and transformation within complex, changing markets. With competitive spirit and executional drive, Liz meets complex challenges with thoughtful analysis and business-centric action. Liz interfaces collaboratively with stakeholders including board of directors, executive leadership teams, analysts and investors - establishing trust, communicating vision, and gaining shared commitment for transformational change initiatives and innovative finance solutions.

 

Liz is passionate about creating sustainable business value for our clients and she draws from her experience with such companies as Sybase, Portivity, Tandem Computers, SimplyCalled, ShadowBox, TruEffect, Ugobe, LeapFrog Enterprises, Red Envelope, Wonder Workshop, Boombotix, NuKoToys, Purfresh, Matches that Matter, BigBoing Toys, Big Bang Ideas, and RightWorks Corporation.

 

Liz is drawn to innovative companies who benefit from her expertise at every phase of the company's development, from startup to publicly traded Fortune 500 and everything in between. We cannot be more pleased and honored to be considered by her, one of those innovative companies on the rise.

 

executive team

executive team

EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN

C. LLOYD MAHAFFEY

C. Lloyd Mahaffey, a seasoned Chief Executive Officer, technology market sector executive, Sarbanes-Oxley qualified board director, pilot, sailor, fly fisherman, inventor, fundraiser and author, has successfully completed more than $1.2 billion USD in public market and more than $430M USD in venture-backed private equity transactions.

 

His career includes a Managing Partner role with Redleaf Ventures, a $300M Silicon Valley based venture capital firm, whose major investments included RedSiren and Lightningcast. Prior to joining Redleaf, he served as the Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer at VeriFone, the global payment company, where he was responsible for its digital payment, Internet initiatives, and strategic investments in CyberCash, WebTV, and VeriSign. He also led the team that negotiated VeriFone’s $1.2 billion acquisition by Hewlett Packard.

 

Mr. Mahaffey honed his product development, marketing and business development acumen as a key executive during the formative years of Apple Computer. While at Apple, he participated in the launch of the Macintosh, was responsible for the development of Apple’s highly regarded US Education Group and Federal Systems Group business segments worldwide. During his tenure, he grew the company’s Education business unit from $300 million to $1.3 billion.

 

A member of the prestigious St. Francis Yacht Club in San Francisco, Mr. Mahaffey received a B.A. with Honors from The Citadel and attended Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business Technology Executive Program.

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

KAREN SCOTT

Karen Scott is a seasoned healthcare and technology strategic consultant and program director with over 20 years of proven expertise in developing strategy, detailed planning and execution. A strong leader and change agent who is skilled in all phases of program governance, forming highly-effective teams, client-focused, fiscally-savvy, efficient resource utilization, and effective communication.

 

Recently Karen successfully implemented one of the largest Epic electronic health record big-bang implementations at 8-hospitals, 150+ clinics on-time and on-budget. She has a reputation for integrity, dedication and building strong relationships.

 

Karen is a passionate entrepreneur, licensed massage therapist, licensed esthetician, photographer, and enjoys spending downtime walking the shore on a small island off of the coast of North Florida.

CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER

SCOTT BATEMAN

Scott Bateman is an experienced Implementation Program Director and Strategic Consultant with more than 20 years of proven expertise in planning, strategy and management around clinical and information technology initiatives. He is experienced in management of high-impact and high-risk projects, working effectively with all levels of executive leadership, delivering solutions on time and under budget.

 

Scott is a well accomplished, proven professional, with exceptional leadership and organization skills with a reputation for being a results-oriented resource to manage the most important business initiatives. Scott is an avid golfer and fisherman, and enjoys spending relaxing afternoons on the water with his wife and family of 4.

CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

Liz is one of our nation's leading strategic and innovative financial thinkers with decades of experience in a wide variety of technology and business financial leadership roles including, but not limited to, Strategic and Financial Planning, Corporate Governance, SEC Reporting, M&A, Joint Ventures, Public/Private Debt and Equity Financing, Legal/Contracts/Intellectual Property, Treasury/Cash/Risk Management, Stock Administration, Investor and Banking Relations, HR Management, and International Operations and Expansion. Liz's management and operational strengths bring wide-ranging expertise to Windancer and our clients. Liz leads the Windancer Financial Services unit with a portfolio of robust financial strategies and tools available for our Healthcare clients.

 

Liz leverages a unique mix of strategy, finance, and business operations expertise to identify and capture opportunities that propel a company’s business growth and transformation within complex, changing markets. With competitive spirit and executional drive, Liz meets complex challenges with thoughtful analysis and business-centric action. Liz interfaces collaboratively with stakeholders including board of directors, executive leadership teams, analysts and investors - establishing trust, communicating vision, and gaining shared commitment for transformational change initiatives and innovative finance solutions.

 

Liz is passionate about creating sustainable business value for our clients and she draws from her experience with such companies as Sybase, Portivity, Tandem Computers, SimplyCalled, ShadowBox, TruEffect, Ugobe, LeapFrog Enterprises, Red Envelope, Wonder Workshop, Boombotix, NuKoToys, Purfresh, Matches that Matter, BigBoing Toys, Big Bang Ideas, and RightWorks Corporation.

 

Liz is drawn to innovative companies who benefit from her expertise at every phase of the company's development, from startup to publicly traded Fortune 500 and everything in between. We cannot be more pleased and honored to be considered by her, one of those innovative companies on the rise.

ELIZABETH GASPER

C. LLOYD MAHAFFEY

EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN

C. Lloyd Mahaffey, a seasoned Chief Executive Officer, technology market sector executive, Sarbanes-Oxley qualified board director, pilot, sailor, fly fisherman, inventor, fundraiser and author, has successfully completed more than $1.2 billion USD in public market and more than $430M USD in venture-backed private equity transactions.

 

His career includes a Managing Partner role with Redleaf Ventures, a $300M Silicon Valley based venture capital firm, whose major investments included RedSiren and Lightningcast. Prior to joining Redleaf, he served as the Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer at VeriFone, the global payment company, where he was responsible for its digital payment, Internet initiatives, and strategic investments in CyberCash, WebTV, and VeriSign. He also led the team that negotiated VeriFone’s $1.2 billion acquisition by Hewlett Packard.

 

Mr. Mahaffey honed his product development, marketing and business development acumen as a key executive during the formative years of Apple Computer. While at Apple, he participated in the launch of the Macintosh, was responsible for the development of Apple’s highly regarded US Education Group and Federal Systems Group business segments worldwide. During his tenure, he grew the company’s Education business unit from $300 million to $1.3 billion.

 

A member of the prestigious St. Francis Yacht Club in San Francisco, Mr. Mahaffey received a B.A. with Honors from The Citadel and attended Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business Technology Executive Program.

KAREN SCOTT

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Karen Scott is a seasoned healthcare and technology strategic consultant and program director with over 20 years of proven expertise in developing strategy, detailed planning and execution. A strong leader and change agent who is skilled in all phases of program governance, forming highly-effective teams, client-focused, fiscally-savvy, efficient resource utilization, and effective communication.

 

Recently Karen successfully implemented one of the largest Epic electronic health record big-bang implementations at 8-hospitals, 150+ clinics on-time and on-budget. She has a reputation for integrity, dedication and building strong relationships.

 

Karen is a passionate entrepreneur, licensed massage therapist, licensed esthetician, photographer, and enjoys spending downtime walking the shore on a small island off of the coast of North Florida.

SCOTT BATEMAN

CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER

Scott Bateman is an experienced Implementation Program Director and Strategic Consultant with more than 20 years of proven expertise in planning, strategy and management around clinical and information technology initiatives. He is experienced in management of high-impact and high-risk projects, working effectively with all levels of executive leadership, delivering solutions on time and under budget.

 

Scott is a well accomplished, proven professional, with exceptional leadership and organization skills with a reputation for being a results-oriented resource to manage the most important business initiatives. Scott is an avid golfer and fisherman, and enjoys spending relaxing afternoons on the water with his wife and family of 4.

ELIZABETH GASPER

CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

Liz is one of our nation's leading strategic and innovative financial thinkers with decades of experience in a wide variety of technology and business financial leadership roles including, but not limited to, Strategic and Financial Planning, Corporate Governance, SEC Reporting, M&A, Joint Ventures, Public/Private Debt and Equity Financing, Legal/Contracts/Intellectual Property, Treasury/Cash/Risk Management, Stock Administration, Investor and Banking Relations, HR Management, and International Operations and Expansion. Liz's management and operational strengths bring wide-ranging expertise to Windancer and our clients. Liz leads the Windancer Financial Services unit with a portfolio of robust financial strategies and tools available for our Healthcare clients.

 

Liz leverages a unique mix of strategy, finance, and business operations expertise to identify and capture opportunities that propel a company’s business growth and transformation within complex, changing markets. With competitive spirit and executional drive, Liz meets complex challenges with thoughtful analysis and business-centric action. Liz interfaces collaboratively with stakeholders including board of directors, executive leadership teams, analysts and investors - establishing trust, communicating vision, and gaining shared commitment for transformational change initiatives and innovative finance solutions.

 

Liz is passionate about creating sustainable business value for our clients and she draws from her experience with such companies as Sybase, Portivity, Tandem Computers, SimplyCalled, ShadowBox, TruEffect, Ugobe, LeapFrog Enterprises, Red Envelope, Wonder Workshop, Boombotix, NuKoToys, Purfresh, Matches that Matter, BigBoing Toys, Big Bang Ideas, and RightWorks Corporation.

 

Liz is drawn to innovative companies who benefit from her expertise at every phase of the company's development, from startup to publicly traded Fortune 500 and everything in between. We cannot be more pleased and honored to be considered by her, one of those innovative companies on the rise.

executive team

EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN

C. LLOYD MAHAFFEY

C. Lloyd Mahaffey, a seasoned Chief Executive Officer, technology market sector executive, Sarbanes-Oxley qualified board director, pilot, sailor, fly fisherman, inventor, fundraiser and author, has successfully completed more than $1.2 billion USD in public market and more than $430M USD in venture-backed private equity transactions.

 

His career includes a Managing Partner role with Redleaf Ventures, a $300M Silicon Valley based venture capital firm, whose major investments included RedSiren and Lightningcast. Prior to joining Redleaf, he served as the Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer at VeriFone, the global payment company, where he was responsible for its digital payment, Internet initiatives, and strategic investments in CyberCash, WebTV, and VeriSign. He also led the team that negotiated VeriFone’s $1.2 billion acquisition by Hewlett Packard.

 

Mr. Mahaffey honed his product development, marketing and business development acumen as a key executive during the formative years of Apple Computer. While at Apple, he participated in the launch of the Macintosh, was responsible for the development of Apple’s highly regarded US Education Group and Federal Systems Group business segments worldwide. During his tenure, he grew the company’s Education business unit from $300 million to $1.3 billion.

 

A member of the prestigious St. Francis Yacht Club in San Francisco, Mr. Mahaffey received a B.A. with Honors from The Citadel and attended Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business Technology Executive Program.

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

KAREN SCOTT

Karen Scott is a seasoned healthcare and technology strategic consultant and program director with over 20 years of proven expertise in developing strategy, detailed planning and execution. A strong leader and change agent who is skilled in all phases of program governance, forming highly-effective teams, client-focused, fiscally-savvy, efficient resource utilization, and effective communication.

 

Recently Karen successfully implemented one of the largest Epic electronic health record big-bang implementations at 8-hospitals, 150+ clinics on-time and on-budget. She has a reputation for integrity, dedication and building strong relationships.

 

Karen is a passionate entrepreneur, licensed massage therapist, licensed esthetician, photographer, and enjoys spending downtime walking the shore on a small island off of the coast of North Florida.

CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER

SCOTT BATEMAN

Scott Bateman is an experienced Implementation Program Director and Strategic Consultant with more than 20 years of proven expertise in planning, strategy and management around clinical and information technology initiatives. He is experienced in management of high-impact and high-risk projects, working effectively with all levels of executive leadership, delivering solutions on time and under budget.

 

Scott is a well accomplished, proven professional, with exceptional leadership and organization skills with a reputation for being a results-oriented resource to manage the most important business initiatives. Scott is an avid golfer and fisherman, and enjoys spending relaxing afternoons on the water with his wife and family of 4.

CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

ELIZABETH GASPER

Liz is one of our nation's leading strategic and innovative financial thinkers with decades of experience in a wide variety of technology and business financial leadership roles including, but not limited to, Strategic and Financial Planning, Corporate Governance, SEC Reporting, M&A, Joint Ventures, Public/Private Debt and Equity Financing, Legal/Contracts/Intellectual Property, Treasury/Cash/Risk Management, Stock Administration, Investor and Banking Relations, HR Management, and International Operations and Expansion. Liz's management and operational strengths bring wide-ranging expertise to Windancer and our clients. Liz leads the Windancer Financial Services unit with a portfolio of robust financial strategies and tools available for our Healthcare clients.

 

Liz leverages a unique mix of strategy, finance, and business operations expertise to identify and capture opportunities that propel a company’s business growth and transformation within complex, changing markets. With competitive spirit and executional drive, Liz meets complex challenges with thoughtful analysis and business-centric action. Liz interfaces collaboratively with stakeholders including board of directors, executive leadership teams, analysts and investors - establishing trust, communicating vision, and gaining shared commitment for transformational change initiatives and innovative finance solutions.

 

Liz is passionate about creating sustainable business value for our clients and she draws from her experience with such companies as Sybase, Portivity, Tandem Computers, SimplyCalled, ShadowBox, TruEffect, Ugobe, LeapFrog Enterprises, Red Envelope, Wonder Workshop, Boombotix, NuKoToys, Purfresh, Matches that Matter, BigBoing Toys, Big Bang Ideas, and RightWorks Corporation.

 

Liz is drawn to innovative companies who benefit from her expertise at every phase of the company's development, from startup to publicly traded Fortune 500 and everything in between. We cannot be more pleased and honored to be considered by her, one of those innovative companies on the rise.

 

executive team