Director, Satori Consulting
Evans focuses on IT planning, management, and delivery of strategic change and risk management. He has over 25 years’ experience successfully delivering technology initiatives to support operations. Evans specializes in IT optimization, security program development, system integration and change management. He facilitates roadmap development and helps leaders manage disparate teams and distributed stakeholders. A trusted advisor and established HIMSS member, Evans defines and delivers strategic transformation for clients. His work has spanned industries—healthcare, manufacturing and distribution, energy, and financial services.
Principal, Schellman & Company, LLC
Kanney leads his organization’s HITRUST and HIPAA service lines and assists with Service Organizations Control, Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards and ISO compliance projects. He has more than 12 years of audit experience in both public and private accounting and has provided professional services for multiple Global 1000, Fortune 500 and regional companies. Kanney currently holds the following certifications: HCISPP, HITRUST CSF Assessor, CISSP, CISA, CISM, CIA, PCI QSA, CCSK, CIPP/US, ISO 27001 and 9001 Lead Auditor, and Advanced SOC for Service Organizations Certified.
Executive Consultant, US Signal
McKowen is an executive-level consultant with a 25-year background supporting client IT strategies that drive transformational change. He works with chief information officers, chief technology officers, chief information security officers and their teams to establish a company’s vision and to ensure information assets and technologies are adequately protected, including disaster recovery to reduce an organization’s operational risks. As part of the US Signal team, McKowen supports the HIPAA Compliant IT and Network services, providing data management and security solutions to numerous healthcare systems throughout the Midwest and across the country.
Satori Consulting deploys small teams of highly experienced consultants practiced in the arts of flexibility, efficiency and collaboration. Our professionals work with you to manage programs and complex projects, refine business strategies and optimize processes, organization and technology. Our sensitivity to risk tolerance, healthcare culture and situational constraints leads to results that are adapted to your specific needs and that will generate lasting value. Our approach has proven over more than 15 years to provide smooth sailing to clients as they responded to increased competitive, economic and regulatory pressures.