Attorney at Law, Certified Information Privacy Professional, Experienced Software Developer & Architect; Startup Experience
School of Law
Software contracts, SaaS agreements, SLA's, service agreements, offshore developer management, software project management, HIPAA, HITECH, NIST.
Healthcare IT. Risk assessments, privacy policies, regulations, compliance. Extensive experience with legal technology. In-house counsel experience.
- Affiliate Agreement
- Business Consulting Agreement
- Distribution Agreement
- Equipment Lease
- Licensing Agreement
- Loan Agreement
- Manufacturing Agreement
- Marketing Agreement
- Non-Disclosure Agreement (Commercial)
- Profit Share Agreement
- Publishing Agreement
- Release of Liability
- SaaS Agreement
- Sales Agreement
- Service Agreement
- Terms of Service
- User Agreement
- Other Commercial Contract Matter
- General Advice
- Outside General Counsel
Open Access Law Firm, PLLC
Dec 2015 - Present
Open Access Law Firm, PLLC provides un-bundled legal services, full-service representation and automated documents at below-market rates. Our goal is to help the 80% of Arkansans that can't afford traditional legal services.
Chief Privacy & Security Officer
Apr 2014 - Present
Phyzit provides SaaS software to physician practices and health systems.
Responsibilities include in-house counsel: all HIPAA/HITECH and other legal issues. With 18 year in software development, I am hands-on with systems architecture, deployment, security/privacy hardening and assessments, contracts: SLA's, SaaS agreements, cloud vendors and offshore developer vetting/management/contracting.
Arkansas Children's Hospital
Team Leader, Systems Development Group
Mar 2002 - May 2015
Extensive HIPAA/HITECH privacy, security and risk experience. Led developers creating custom software; EHR integration; web apps and co-managed decision analytics at 6th-largest pediatric hospital in the US. Developed and managed projects that saved and increased significant revenue, improved patient satisfaction and received national recognition. Advisor, ACH/Wal-Mart Medical-Legal Partnership
Decision Support Analyst
Aug 1999 - Apr 2002
Maintained, built and supported analysis solutions for $10MM Advance Publications (Condé Nast Magazine) account. Duties included software design, programming, support, training and demonstrations. Received three “Above and Beyond” Awards. UNIX, Windows, Perl, UNIX Scripting, VBA, Visual Basic, PL-SQL, Business Objects