Bill Lucchini serves as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Nextech where his focus is on expanding Nextech’s industry-leading product suite into a true end-to-end ecosystem designed specifically for specialty practices. Bill has spent his entire career in technology and software, most recently serving as CEO of Dealer-FX Group, Inc. Prior to that, he was Senior Vice President and General Manager at Sophos, a leading cybersecurity software and services company serving mid-market businesses, where he led the company’s shift to the cloud. In addition, Bill has held leadership positions at OnForce, a leading marketplace for IT providers, and Intuit, one of the largest financial technology companies in the world.
Brian Sobus took on the role of Nextech’s Chief Technology Officer (CTO) after years of working as Senior Vice President of Engineering for Practice+ and Nextech Select. Brian brings with him more than 15 of experience working in areas of payment processing, public safety, healthcare/HIPAA-compliant systems, digital signatures, computer security, telecommunications, SaaS-based products and digital agencies. His background spans from embedded to web-based system architecture and development in a variety of languages and technologies.
Ed Scott serves as Executive Vice President and Chief Revenue Officer and is responsible for revenue growth, client satisfaction, and retention. Ed brings a successful track record of building and leading high-functioning teams across business development, marketing, operations management, client management, and sales leadership. He has spent his entire career in healthcare and information technology, and is keenly focused on improving both provider and patient experiences. Ed most recently served as the EVP and CRO at MatrixCare, where he led the successful growth of the business. Prior to MatrixCare, he served as VP of Sales and Marketing for NTT Data Healthcare Technologies, a leading IT consulting and healthcare software company.
Dr. Jason Handza serves as Nextech’s Chief Medical Officer. Dr. Handza brings his vast experience to this role while working alongside both the Development and Sales teams to improve our ophthalmology offerings. With nearly 15 years of experience in ophthalmology, Dr. Handza is the owner of Gulf Coast Retina Specialists in Palm Harbor, FL, as well as President of EyeReview, LLC. He also serves as Director and Principal Investigator for Clinical Research Center in Pinellas Park, FL.
Rebecca Sanford serves as the Chief People Officer where she is responsible for building and leading talent management strategies and enhancing morale and organizational culture. Rebecca brings more than 15 years of experience managing employee relations, benefits, organizational planning and corporate policy to her role at Nextech. Prior to joining Nextech, Rebecca served as the director of human resources at Greenway Health, a health information technology provider.
Natalie Schaap is Nextech’s General Counsel where she is responsible for providing strategic legal counsel and mitigating risk for the business. Prior to joining Nextech, Natalie provided advice and counsel on a broad range of corporate legal matters as Senior Associate General Counsel and Senior Director of Corporate Legal Affairs at Kforce Inc., a staffing and solutions firm headquartered in Tampa, Florida.
As the Senior Vice President of Product Management at Nextech, Jeff Lew leads the product team to prioritize development efforts and ensure that product features we build deliver meaningful values to our clients. Jeff Lew has over 20 years' experience in healthcare at Cerner Corporation and Siemens Healthcare. Jeff believes successful product management can only be done by working closely with and understanding both clients and users while collaborating with engineering, sales, support, client success, marketing, etc. Jeff’s primary goal is to put technology in the hands of Nextech users that will help them improve the experience of their patients.
Tera Roy is Nextech’s SVP of Ophthalmology as well as one of the longest-standing leaders in the medical informatics space. Tera is a national speaker and subject matter expert. Her lectures include EHR best practices & optimization, government initiatives, new medical technology and data analytics. She was a corneal researcher at UT medical and also practiced ophthalmic medicine before moving to the technology sector. Prior to joining Nextech in 2016, Tera successfully managed a number of leading medical tech companies.
Chris Farrell joined Nextech in 2021 as VP of Marketing. Before coming to Nextech, Chris most recently served as Senior Vice President of Marketing at GYANT, an AI SaaS healthcare tech company based in San Francisco. Prior to that, he served as the SVP, Marketing for MedData for ten years as the company grew from $15 million to $250 million. Chris has also held Marketing leadership roles with Wachovia Bank’s education finance division, Henwood Energy Services (an international energy software/consulting company), and McCormick & Company, Inc.
Enrique Rangel is the Vice President of MyMedLeads. Before MyMedLeads’ acquisition by Nextech, Enrique served as CEO of that company. Bringing over 20 years of experience in lead generation and digital marketing, Enrique founded MyMedLeads in 2009 after identifying a need for lead management platforms in the healthcare space. Prior to developing MyMedLeads, he founded FindCosmeticSurgeons.com in 2005, a lead gen directory for plastic surgeons. Between 1998 and 2001, he worked for Accenture as an analyst and consultant. While with Accenture, he worked on projects such as eProcurement, eCommerce, lead generation strategies and Search Engine Optimization.
Chuck Danner is Nextech’s General Manager of Payments. In his role, Chuck is responsible for establishing and building Nextech’s Payments division. Chuck brings more than 25 years of experience in both domestic and international payment processing. The past 6 years were concentrated in integrated payments and payment facilitation. He held senior roles with First Data Corp and Worldpay and most recently was the Chief Product Officer for a European-based processor.