Heather joins Diameter Health with over 15 years of experience building software, fostering collaboration and establishing effective agile processes on teams.
Heather is passionate about developing cutting edge technologies for healthcare systems in order to improve efficiency and outcomes, and reduce costs. Prior to joining Diameter Health, Heather was Director of Engineering at Buoy Health, a company working to effectively direct patients into the healthcare system. At Buoy, she oversaw the rapid growth of the engineering team and the implementation of agile processes. Prior to that, Heather worked for five years at Optum (via acquisition of Humedica) developing a predictive analytics solution that leverages clinical encounter and claims data to inform health management decisions, and leading their data pipeline application team.
Before earning a Master of Liberal Arts in Information Technology from Harvard University Extension School and pursuing a career in software engineering, Heather earned a Bachelor of Music in Violin Performance from Cleveland Institute of Music and performed for several years as a professional violinist in multiple symphony orchestras.