Gary brings over 25 years of business development experience and over 16 years of executive-level hospital and health system strategy expertise. He is a thought leader in the new frontier of healthcare technology, innovation, and strategy. Over the years Mr. Frazier’s leadership and expertise has been sought after for strategic business planning, financial planning, growth strategy, integrated delivery systems, program development, mergers & acquisitions, and physician alignment.
JON YIPP, CHIEF ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER
Jon has over 25 years of healthcare experiences with diverse knowledge and capabilities in strategic, business and capital planning, hospital operations, financial planning and budgeting, facility planning, and decision support. He has led and participated in complex project engagements and worked with many different types of hospitals and health care organizations across the country that includes national health systems, academic medical centers, independent community hospitals, critical access hospitals, long term acute care, and behavioral health centers. With a Bachelor’s and Master’s in Health Services from UCLA, Jon’s career experiences as a past executive for health care providers (Cedars Sinai, Kaiser Permanente, Presence Health) in hospital operations, planning, and facilities, as well as a principal for national consulting firms (Sg2 and Vizient) gives him a diverse perspective and understanding of the many challenges and detailed nuances of health care delivery systems.
JAMES BEAM, CHIEF EXPERIENCE OFFICER
James is passionate about being involved in the start-up space having helped launch and scale multiple companies in the marketing, social platform and insurance industries. He is an expert in process creation, long-term business planning, customer experience and customer vision with over 10+ years of experience in each of these spaces. James graduated with a BS in Business Administration from Chapman University and an MBA from Concordia University, Irvine.
PETER SWANIKER, CHIEF TECHNOLOGY OFFICER
Peter Swaniker is the former Founder and CEO of Ximble, a workforce scheduling, and time tracking platform. A seasoned executive with strong technology management experience, Peter has a proven track record of building high performing teams and enhancing operational efficiency with efficient use of capital. Ximble was acquired in 2019 by Paycor, an Apax Partners-backed company.
MARIO JONES, VICE PRESIDENT OF OPERATIONS
Mario graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Health Care Administration from San Jose State University. While in college he was part of a study abroad program in Oaxaca Mexico that changed his life and professional outlook forever. Seeing the impact of healthcare in the United States and internationally only strengthened his passion to use healthcare as a blanket to help and provide value to society. Shortly after graduating he became a Director of an organization for individuals with developmental disabilities. Seeking additional business management experience, Mario then moved his talents to become a restaurant GM in the Bay Area. After sharpening his business skills, he aspired to get back into healthcare by becoming a medical device representative in various operating rooms in Southern California. After several years in the professional world, Mario decided to pursue a master’s degree in Public Policy and Administration from California Lutheran University. During this time Mario transitioned to a consulting firm working with hospitals in the Midwest to advise on the development and management of cancer and trauma registries. Mario is now our Vice President of Operations and is elated to be a part of a groundbreaking company and all-star team.
Shelton K. Becknel, MBA, MT, Vice President of Laboratory Operations
Shelton Becknel is a seasoned laboratory professional with over 30 years of Laboratory and Infection Prevention experience. He started his career in the United States Air Force, where he spent 22 years working in many different laboratory settings ranging from desert to arctic environments. He first gained experience setting up and designing laboratories when he created the DoD’s first Biological Warfare Detection Laboratory, shortly after the 9/11 attacks. After retiring from the US Air Force, he worked as Laboratory Director and Infection Preventionist at hospitals and medical groups in Nevada and California. He has laboratory certifications from the American Society of Clinical Pathologists and American Medical Technologists. He is an active inspector with the College of American Pathologists and is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives. He has degrees from the Community College of the Air Force, the University of Phoenix, and American Intercontinental University.
DANA WEBSTER, DIRECTOR, SPECIAL PROJECTS
Dana joins Worksite Labs as Project Manager for LA County and Special Projects. She carries more than 20 years of multi-industry leadership, business development, and program management experience. The scope of her client-facing work – specifically amongst LA County stakeholders – is to facilitate successful execution and delivery of WSL services; and to prioritize, evaluate, and implement controls to best meet reciprocal objectives. She offers support with in-depth analysis, due diligence, and strategic insight, and is excited to join the ranks of such a dynamic and innovative team!
RYAN JOHNSON, DIRECTOR, DATA OPERATIONS
Ryan has worked in various roles in the healthcare sector for ten years, giving him insight into healthcare delivery challenges from multiple stakeholder perspectives. His recent work in data analytics for county-contracted outpatient programs was essential to maintaining millions in state and local funding and providing performance feedback to clinicians. He has introduced, trained, and managed the implementation of health record databases to ensure data integrity and compliance. Ryan has demonstrated leadership in aligning goals across teams to improve operational efficiency and prioritize key metrics. He completed his M.S. in Health and Strategic Communication at Chapman University in Summer 2020.
ALEXANDRA STACK, CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE SPECIALIST
Alexandra has been interested in the health care field for many years. Her sister was born with a rare disease and her family formed a non-profit foundation focused on medical research for the disease. It was Alexandra’s experience and involvement with the foundation that she discovered her life passion for helping others with health challenges. Prior to joining Worksite Labs, Alexandra worked for a laboratory start-up company where he she honed her skills relating to mass testing and knowledge about the coronavirus. Alexandra is enthusiastic about her role at Worksite Labs and looks forward to caring for others, especially those currently affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Alexandra is focused on finding solutions to challenging issues. Alexandra graduated with a Bachelors degree in Sociology from Chapman University and a Master’s degree in Health and Strategic Communication from Chapman University.
CARRIE GRUMBLES, SENIOR EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT
Carrie Grumbles is an enthusiastic results-oriented professional with over 30 + years’ experience in General Office & Organizational Project Management skills. Highly self-motivated and works effectively under pressure. A detail-oriented team player with outstanding written and verbal communication skills. Fun fact – Carrie enjoys going country music concerts and is a country girl at heart! Her greatest accomplishments will always be her children. Her son is a Sheriff with the OC Mission Viejo Dept and a father of two. Her daughter, is a stay at home Mom of 3 and has a Bachelors degree in Business Administration.
DR. LINDSAY WILLIAMS, MEDICAL ADVISOR
Dr. Lindsay Williams brings significant clinical experience to the Worksite Labs team, with a focus on investigating, creating and improving outpatient systems of care for vulnerable persons. Prior to joining Worksite, Lindsay was the Manager of Nursing Excellence and Magnet Program Director and UCLA Health where she managed human, fiscal and operational resources. Lindsay has also been the president elect of the NAHSE’s Southern California Chapter since January of 2018. Prior to her position at UCLA health, Dr. Williams held various managerial and clinical roles at Cedars-Sinai from 2015-2018 and from 2010-2011; and was a Quality Scholar at the Veteran’s Health Administration from 2013-2015. Dr. Williams completed her MSN and doctorate at the UCLA School of Nursing in 2014 and 2015 respectively, she has been a registered public health nurse with the State of California since 2010, and has also held the Nurse Executive Advanced (NEA-BC) certification since 2019, as well as the Project Management Institute’s Project Management Professional Certification since 2016.
DANTE TOLBERT, TECHNICAL ADVISOR
Dante was most recently the Founder and Chief Executive Officer for Florence Analytics. He has served as AVP and hospital senior operations officer at NorthBay Healthcare after holding increasingly responsible executive roles in both finance and operations at Dignity Health(now CommonSpirit Health). He previously served as an epidemiology analyst and data scientist for Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, working on infectious disease surveillance and leading the syphilis elimination project. Dante also served as the lead biostatistician for pharmacovigilance for a multinational pharmaceutical company. Dante is a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives, and holds a bachelor’s in Molecular Biology from Claremont McKenna College, masters degrees in Biostatistics/Epidemiology and Health Administration from the University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine and Price School of Public Policy, and completed coursework towards a doctorate in health economics at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
CRAIG BEAM, NON-EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN
Craig has overseen the development and management of a broad range of real estate with a focus on healthcare and institutional projects. His involvement in healthcare development includes the planning and development of hospital, medical office and ambulatory facilities and he is nationally recognized for his ability to lead assignments that are complex in program, finance and construction. Craig is past Chairman of the Board of the American Heart Association and is past Treasurer of the World Heart Federation. He is currently a non-physician member of the American Board of Internal Medicine and is a Board Member of AllHealth.
LISA JENSEN-LONG, ADVISOR
Lisa is a passionate and innovative executive with 20+ years of success in product development marketing and commercialization within the medical diagnostics and life science industries. She has a proven ability to build and lead high-performance teams that align R&D and marketing objectives, identify/mentor/build future leaders, and generate significant value to surpass revenue plans. She develops strategies that succeed in ultra-competitive marketplaces. She operates effectively in matrixed organizations and leverages creative marketing and agile product development strategies to foster long-term success and profitability for both established and start-up organizations.