Board MemberArt Heidrich works across TPG Capital and TPG Growth focusing on technology investments and is based in San Francisco. Art has been or is currently involved with TPG’s investments in Advent Software, C3 IoT, Eze Software, IMS Health, RefleXion Medical, Sonatype, SunGard Data Systems, Vertafore, WellSky, and Wind River. Prior to joining TPG in 2011, Art worked in the Technology group at Morgan Stanley where he advised on and executed M&A and corporate finance transactions. Art holds an M.B.A. from the Stanford Graduate School of Business, where he was an Arjay Miller Scholar, and a bachelor’s degree in economics from Stanford University. Art also serves on the board of directors of the Nueva School.
Board MemberNehal Raj is a Partner of TPG. He heads the firm’s Technology Group and leads the firm’s investment activities in the technology sector across its private equity platforms (TPG Capital, TPG Growth, and The Rise Fund). Prior to joining TPG in 2006, Nehal was an investor at Francisco Partners, a private equity firm focused on the technology industry, where he was involved with the firm’s investment in OfficeTiger (acquired by RR Donnelley). Previously, Nehal worked in the Mergers, Acquisitions, and Restructurings Department of Morgan Stanley, where he specialized in advising technology companies. Nehal is currently a director of C3 IoT, Domo, EverFi, WellSky, Noodle Analytics (Chairman), Sutherland Global Services, Wind River Systems (Chairman), and Zscaler. He previously was a director of Aptina Imaging (acquired by ON Semiconductor), CCC Information Services (acquired by Advent International), Decision Insight Information Group (acquired by CoreLogic), IMS Health (NYSE: IMS), Intergraph (acquired by Hexagon AB), and Symbility Solutions (TSX-V: SY). Nehal also serves on the Board of Trustees of San Francisco Day School and on the Advisory Board of Breakthrough San Francisco. In the past, he has also been recognized as one of GrowthCap’s Top 40 Under 40 Growth Investors. Nehal received an M.B.A. with High Distinction from Harvard Business School, where he was a Baker Scholar. He also received an A.B. with Distinction in economics and an M.S. in industrial engineering & engineering management from Stanford University, where he graduated Phi Beta Kappa.
Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer, WellSkyBill Miller is Chairman and CEO of WellSky and is a recognized leader in the health care industry. He has a rich background that includes a more than 20-year history of bringing groundbreaking growth strategies and technological innovation to the health care marketplace and a proven track record of launching and leading highly successful health care IT companies. Prior to joining WellSky in July 2017, Bill served as the CEO of OptumInsight, a division of Optum, which is the health services platform of UnitedHealth Group. Under Bill’s leadership, OptumInsight experienced unprecedented revenue growth, expanded margins, and claimed a transformative position in the health services market. He led the evolution of Optum into the leader in health care analytics and launched several tech-enabled business platforms. Prior to OptumInsight, Bill served as senior vice president of technologies at Cerner Corporation, where he had global responsibility for the company’s managed services, outsourcing, and technology services business units. A graduate of the University of Kansas, Bill earned his bachelor’s degree in economics and a master’s degree in urban planning and public policy.
Board MemberJeffrey Rhodes is a Partner of TPG in the San Francisco office, where he co-leads the healthcare group and the firm's investment activities in the healthcare services, pharmaceutical, and medical device sectors. Jeff serves on the boards of Beaver-Visitec International, Immucor, Kindred at Home, Kindred Healthcare, and WellSky. He previously served on the Boards of Biomet, EnvisionRx, IMS Health, Par Pharmaceutical Companies, Surgical Care Affiliates, Zimmer Biomet, and as a founding Board member of the Healthcare Private Equity Association. Prior to joining TPG in 2005, he worked at McKinsey & Company and Article27 LTD, a start-up software company. Jeff received his M.B.A. from the Harvard Business School, where he was a Baker Scholar. He earned his B.A., Summa Cum Laude, in economics from Williams College.
Board MemberChris Hester founded Kinnser Software in 2003. Over his 13 years as CEO, the business grew to be the leading provider of software for home health and hospice. In 2017, Kinnser Software merged with WellSky, the leader in post-acute & community software solutions. In addition to serving on the board of WellSky, Chris currently serves on the boards of Precision Lending, Bypass Mobile, and Veriforce.
William M. Altman
Board MemberWilliam M. Altman, J.D., M.A. serves as executive vice president, chief strategy officer, and chief of staff to the CEO for Kindred Healthcare, Inc., a diversified provider of post-acute care. He also oversees Kindred’s federal and state policy initiatives. William serves on Kindred’s Executive Committee and has spear-headed development of the company’s enterprise strategy to position the company for hospital partnerships and value-based payment. His career has focused on navigating the intersection between strategy, operations, and public policy, with special emphasis on post-acute care, partnerships between acute and post-acute providers, and improving quality for an aging population. He has developed an expertise in payment and delivery systems across the full post-acute spectrum, including long-term acute care, inpatient and outpatient rehab, skilled nursing, home care, and hospice/end of life care. During his 22-year tenure at Kindred, William has also advised the Board and overseen development of the company’s compliance, risk management, and Sarbanes-Oxley programs. Prior to joining Kindred, William served in a variety of capacities in the public and private sectors in the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, health care consulting, and law firms specializing in healthcare issues. William has been actively involved in health care policy. He has served on the Boards of several provider associations, testified before Congress, and helped design through legislation and regulation payment and quality regulation systems. He is past president of the Acute Long Term Hospital Association (ALTHA), serves on the American Hospital Association’s President’s Council on Post-Acute Care and previously served on the Board of the Federation of American Hospitals. He also served for 10 years as the chair of the Louisville Metro Board of Health. William was a delegate to the 2008 White House Conference on Aging, and in 1981 was recipient of the Thomas J. Watson fellowship to conduct a study on health and aging policy in Sweden, Denmark, and Norway. In addition to a law degree, he holds a master’s degree in policy from the Humphrey School of Public Affairs, both from the University of Minnesota.
R. Halsey Wise
Board MemberR. Halsey Wise is chairman and chief executive of Lime Barrel Advisors, LLC, a private investment firm he founded in 2010. Halsey brings nearly 30 years of leadership, technology, and financial experience to the WellSky board of directors in addition to valuable experience having led several successful business transformation, growth, and value creation initiatives. He was previously chairman, chief executive officer, or president of three public companies including serving as chairman and chief executive officer of MedAssets Inc. (NASDAQ: MDAS), a leading healthcare technology performance improvement company. Prior to that, Halsey served as chairman, president, and chief executive officer of Intergraph Corporation (NASDQ: INGR); chairman, chief executive officer, and president of the North American region for Solution 6 Holdings, Ltd.; general manager of the North American region for Global Services for CA, Inc.; and president and chief operating officer of Computer Management Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: CMSX). In addition to his membership on WellSky’s Board of Directors, Halsey serves on the board of directors at AspenTech (NASDAQ: AZPN). He also served on boards of directors at publicly-held companies including Cotiviti Health Inc (NYSE: COTV), MedAssets, Inc. (NASDAQ: MDAS), Acxiom Corporation (NASDAQ: ACXM), and Intergraph Corporation (NASDAQ: INGR). He holds a Masters of Business Administration in finance and marketing from the J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University and a bachelor’s degree in history from the University of Virginia.