Gary Thompson
CEO and Founder
At the core of CLOUD is Gary Thompson, CEO and Founder. His career spans the earliest days of Apple in 1987, when he graduated Northwestern University, to leading the Texas Education Region from 2003-2006. In between, Gary received his MBA from the Kellogg School of Management, as well as his JD from the University of Texas School of Law. He was also appointed by 2 Governors of the State of Texas to the nascent eGovernment Task Force in the dot com days of 2000. Gary has always been at the forefront of systemic change.
Dawn Johnson
Dawn Johnson serves in an advisory capacity for CLOUD with primary emphasis on market positioning and brand strategy. Today, Dawn is an entrepreneur and business consultant. Her passion is helping companies find their "moment of truth" and owning every aspect of the customer experience. Previously, Dawn was Executive Vice President and CMO for USAA where she worked in the insurance and financial services industry for more than 20 years.
Mal Postings
Board Member
Mal Postings is the global CTO for IQVIA (formerly QuintilesIMS, a merger between Quintiles and IMSHealth, leading Fortune 500 global clinical research and IT organizations). Mal’s role as CTO at IQVIA involves looking at emerging and new breakthrough technologies that can bene t both the clinical trial industry and wider areas of scope in the healthcare market. His expertise as a global lead architect spans Capgemini and Ernst & Young. Mal’s “thought leadership” also includes his founding of Vincigravitas and the concepts of Quanta Value Networks and Value Pathways™.
Board Member
AJ is a successful entrepreneur, with over 20 years of experience in pharmacy benefits, finance, and technology. As a co-founder of Truveris, he served for seven years as CEO, Chief Innovation Officer, and Board Member and led the company to record growth (Deloitte FAST 500 and Crain’s Fast50). Prior to Truveris, AJ co-founded SMS Partners, a joint venture with Realogy (RLGY), and exited the partnership with a buyout. In his first venture, AJ started a supply chain consulting company, Victrix, and after six years he successfully sold the company to Chrysalis Solutions.
David Barron
David Barron, formerly of Apple, Microsoft, Americast and CableLabs, serves not only as an advisor to the CEO of CLOUD, Gary Thompson, but brings a breadth and depth of experience in strategic alliances, joint ventures, as well as intellectual property and standards adoption. These experiences will serve him well as CLOUD’s future COO.
Ron Green
Ron Green is advising CTO for CLOUD. Ron is formerly of Powered and currently the CTO of Thrive Technologies, a Mint-like interface to healthcare information, which he founded. With a background in evolutionary and adaptive systems, Ron’s computer science expertise has allowed him to move forward many software startups from idea to successful market penetration.
Josh Kimmell
Josh Kimmell serves as CLOUD's Chief Experience Architect in an advisory role. Josh is currently the Design Lead for the IBM Security Group and served in a similar role for IBM Watson. Previously, Josh was Creative Manager and Director for NetSpend Corporation, as well as a Senior Designer at both the Dallas Market Center and BroadbandNow!
Paul Wilkinson
Paul Wilkinson, former Sr. Advisor to the Chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission. Paul was intimately involved in the rollout and adoption of XBRL (eXtensible Business Reporting Language) at the SEC and has been our acting Chief Strategy Officer since CLOUD’s founding. Paul’s standards expertise, along with his legislative expertise as Executive Director of the House Policy Committee and the Director of Communications for the Committee on Homeland Security will be invaluable to CLOUD’s future rollout and adoption.