Senior Project Management Professional with 20 years of experience leading projects of various sizes and complexity, including new client implementations, process improvement initiatives, software development, and technology migrations.
Joe is a Senior Project Management Professional with 20 years of experience who started his career in 1992 at Cinram Manufacturing (formerly WEA Manufacturing and formerly Specialty Records) in Olyphant, PA. At Cinram, Joe fine tuned manufacturing process improvement and technology projects for one of the largest vinyl, cassette, CD, DVD, Blu-Ray manufacturers in the world with facilities across the US, Canada, South America, Europe, and Asia.
Joe entered the healthcare arena in 2011 after joining TMG Health (now Cognizant) in Jessup, PA. At TMG Health, Joe successfully completed his PMP Certification in 2013. Over 7 years, Joe successfully delivered advanced Project and Program Management leadership for a portfolio of outsourced Medicare / Medicaid programs for nearly 4 million members of midsize and Fortune 500 healthcare plans.
Joe’s focus at TMG was not only technology implementations, but also client implementations for Customer Service, Enrollment, Eligibility, Appeals & Grievances, Fulfillment, & Claims. Prior to leaving TMG Health, Joe was the Senior Project Manager for the CMS SSNRI Project (Social Security Number Removal Initiative). This was the largest enterprise project ever to be successfully engaged to date at TMG Health.
In 2018, Joe joined EC1 Healthcare, and successfully completed the MHK (formerly MedHOK) Implementation for Case Management at Cigna Medicare in Nashville, TN. With a project team of up to 100 users, SMEs, and IT Professionals, this implementation included successful sunset of the previous platform and integration with a new mail fulfillment vendor.
Joe is a driven leader with a passion for projects that drive teams to success and personal growth. He is an out of the box thinker and thrives on engaging project teams to think the same way towards better solutions. Joe is based out of Scranton, PA with his son (19) and daughter (12). In his free time, Joe enjoys playing guitar and live music.