Leadership and Board of Directors
HIMSS Analytics is driven by an esteemed roster of industry and subject matter experts. Our ability to fulfill our mission and vision is due in part to those who lead the organisation.
John P. Hoyt, FACHE, FHIMSS
Executive Vice President, Organisational Services
John joined HIMSS in 2008 as Vice President, Healthcare Organisation Services, where he led the HIMSS organisational affiliate programme that allows healthcare providers to join HIMSS as corporate members to help foster and grow IT professional identity throughout the organisation. He also managed the HIMSS Senior IT Executive community, where senior-level leaders can connect with each other, contribute to HIMSS objectives and advocacy positions and continue to develop their professional careers through learning.
In 2010, John advanced to Executive Vice President, and is responsible for providing executive leadership and direction to HIMSS Analytics and other HIMSS departments focused on services or companies and organisations. John reports to HIMSS President & CEO H. Stephen Lieber. Throughout his healthcare career, John has been instrumental in defining business and IT strategy as well as selecting, implementing and integrating mission-critical healthcare information systems across the enterprise. Before joining HIMSS, John served in Senior Management and Chief Information Officer positions with various healthcare organisations and consultancy practices, including: IBM Healthlink Services; Martha Jefferson Health Services in Charlottesville, Va.; and First Data Health Systems Group.
John holds a BS/BA in Economics from Xavier University in Cincinnati, Ohio, and an MHA from St. Louis University in Missouri. He is a HIMSS Fellow and a Fellow and active member of the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE).
Vice President and Executive Director, Asia Pacific
General Manager, HIMSS Analytics Asia Pacific
Steven Yeo is the Vice President and Executive Director, Asia Pacific, for HIMSS, the largest U.S. cause-based, not-for-profit healthcare association focused on the optimal use of information technology and management systems for the betterment of healthcare. HIMSS represents approximately 35,000 individual members, more than 520 corporate members and 120 not-for-profit organisations that share its mission.
With more than 18 years of industry experience in the healthcare, semiconductor and high-tech industries, Yeo is responsible for managing the HIMSS Asia Pacific Conference and Exhibition, as well as directing membership, products and service offerings for the region.
Before joining HIMSS in 2008, Yeo worked at Intel Corporation for ten years - most recently as Director of the company's Digital Health Group Asia. He also served as Vice President of Asia at RosettaNet (on-loan from Intel) for three years. This self-funded consortium, which included leading computing, consumer electronics, electronic components, semiconductor manufacturing, logistics, telecommunications and solution provider companies, worked together to create and implement industry-wide, open e-business process standards from 2003-2005. At Intel, Yeo also managed Internet marketing and e-commerce, supply chain end-to-end e-business applications and standards management.