Joe Boyd has more than 35 years of information technology experience. Joe began his IT career with Electronic Data Systems in the State and Local Government Healthcare Group. After leaving EDS, he worked in the healthcare practices of KPMG Peat Marwick and GTE before joining Perot Systems in 1990. At Perot Systems, Joe progressed through a variety of positions and was named Vice President and General Manager for the Healthcare Industry practice in 1994. From 1994 to 1997 he grew the Healthcare business from $22M to over $100M in annual revenues. In 1997, Joe was promoted to Executive Vice President and General Manager for Perot Systems North American sales and operations, directing over 4,000 employees in a $600M business that included seven industry verticals. Joe retired from Perot Systems in 2001 but has continued to be involved in the industry providing management consulting and executive coaching services through his own firm, Boyd Consulting.
After leaving Perot Systems, Joe has served as the Chairman of three different successful companies. He was the Chairman of Healthlink Inc. from 2003 until it was sold to IBM in June, 2005. He was the Chairman of Encore Health Resources – a fast-growing clinical consulting and Informatics Company based in Houston, TX from 2011 until it was sold to Quintiles Transnational in June, 2014. He was also the Chairman of MedSynergies Inc. – a fast-growing Physician Alignment and RCM company based in Irving, TX from 2005 until it was sold to Optum in October, 2014. Joe also served as a director at OnFocus|Healthcare from 2008 until it was sold to MedeAnalytics in November, 2014 and was an advisor to 2M Biotech from 2014 until it was sold to UT Southwestern in January, 2017.
Joe is also a former director and will be a life-long supporter of the Dallas-based non-profit, MediSend International.
Joe holds a B.A. in History and an M.B.A. from Mississippi State University.