The Accelera Innovations management team are a team of dedicated and highly experienced professionals.
Chief Executive Officer, Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Wallin is Chief Executive Officer, Chief Marketing Officer (CEO & CMO), President and Chairman of the Company since June 13, 2011. Mr. Wallin has over 30 years of experience in the financial services industry.
Previously, Mr. Wallin was President and Chief Marketing Officer at GWG Advantage in Minneapolis from 2007 to 2009. He held positions of Executive Director of Medicare Advantage-PFFS at American Insurance Marketing Corporation from 2005 to 2007, Senior Sales Executive/ National Sales and Chief Marketing Officer at RNA-Rock Island from 2002 to 2005, Senior Vice President/Regional Financial Services Manager at Allstate Financial Services from 2000 to 2002, Senior Vice President, National Key Account Manager at Federated Investors from 1998 to 2000, Vice President BISYS Funds from 1995 to 1998, Senior Vice President of Marketing and National Accounts at Putnam Mutual Funds and Senior Vice President of Marketing and National Accounts at Kemper Financial Services from 1989 to 1992. Mr. Wallin received his B.S. in 1976 and Masters in Education in 1982 from Chicago State University.
Chief Strategic Officer
Ms. Boerum became the Chief Operating Officer of the Company in April 2012, prior to joining the Company; Ms Boerum was Vice President of Sales and Consultant for Accentia International Outsourcing Company in Hyberdad, India, from 2009 to 2011. The leadership included national and international sales teams. Previously, Ms Boerum held positions of Vice President of Sales for Opus Healthcare in Austin, TX. 2004 to 2007 and positioned the company for acquisition by NextGen. She also held the positions of Enterprise Vice President of National Accounts and Sales Manager for the top 32 health organizations nationally at McKesson from 1989 to 2003. During this time she received various top performer awards, not only from McKesson, but also the state of Minnesota. Ms. Boerum received her clinical experience at Shady Grove Adventist Hospital, in Maryland, from 1979 to 1989. Ms Boerum graduated the ADN program at Frederick College in Maryland.
Chief Acquisitions Officer
Mr. Custardo joined Accelera Innovations, Inc., in December 2012. He started his career as Vice President of Mergers and Acquisitions with Northern Continent Capital Funds, Chicago, Illinois. He left that position to create Sentry Financial Corporation, an investment banking firm specializing in Acquisitions and Divestitures. In 2006 he acquired a small third - party medical billing company and through personal investment, transformed it into a regional Revenue Cycle Management firm. In conjunction with other health care professionals, he has been instrumental in the founding of an Accountable Care Organization. He has been published in Health Care journals and is regarded as a Medicare expert in the industry.
The following individual(s), although not an executive officer(s) of the Company, provide a significant role(s) in its operations.
Chief Operating Officer of Advance Lifecare
Jimmy LaCaba became COO of Advance Lifecare in June of 2011, prior to Advance LifeCare he was a Home Health Administrator and spent many years as a certified Medical Billing Encoder. Jimmy LaCaba received a degree in Computer Engineering. Mr. LaCaba increased the business at Advance LifeCare by 50% in less than a year and positioned the company for success.