Schedule of Events:
- Noon - Seating at Fogo de Chao (Private Room)
- Begin ZOOM*
- 12:25 pm - Call to order and start of meeting
- 12:35 pm - Program (Speaker)
- 1:10 pm - End of Program
- 1:10 pm - Rotary Announcements
- 1:30 pm - Adjourn / Networking
With more than 30 years of experience in the technology and information services industry, Mr. McCallister is the senior vice president and chief information officer (CIO) at UPMC. A champion for transforming clinical care and customer service through technology and innovation, he leads a team of more than 2,000 IT professionals. He is responsible for the technology strategy and infrastructure that supports UPMC’s world-class clinical care, insurance services, international operations and research.
Mr. McCallister has supported UPMC during an intense period of growth from 20 hospitals to over 40 hospitals. Through Mr. McCallister’s leadership, UPMC has invested more than $2 billion in technologies over the past six years to support the growing number of services, users, and connected devices. Mr. McCallister is also the founder and executive sponsor of UPMC’s Women in IT initiative, which aims to inspire, empower, and promote female technology career paths at UPMC and in the community.
Mr. McCallister previously served as CIO of UPMC’s rapidly growing Insurance Services Division, leading the technology initiatives in support of the Health Plan’s growth from a ‘start-up’ to now over 3.5 million members. He helped to build the systems that support the Health Plan’s national reputation for outstanding customer service, as recognized by the JD Power Customer Service Award. He also led the team that developed the original population health platform used by Evolent Health, a successful joint venture between UPMC Health Plan and the Advisory Board.
Mr. McCallister earned his bachelor’s degree from St. Francis University. Before joining UPMC, he served in management positions at Highmark and Electronic Data Systems (EDS) in Plano, Texas. He currently serves on the boards of the Pittsburgh Technology Council, the Greater Pittsburgh Food Bank, the Involta Healthcare Advisory Board, and the Allscripts Strategic Client Advisory Council.
Yours In Rotary Service,
Kelli Morgavo Robbins
Rotary Club of Pittsburgh
President 2020 -2021
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