Michael Howell, MS
Sr. Director, Technology
As Senior Director of Information Technology, Mike is responsible for IHA’s IT systems and administration, engineering and development teams, and vendor management across programs. As a trusted member of the IHA leadership team, he is responsible for ensuring resources and new technologies meet the organization’s short- and long-term business goals.
Mike has a 20-year track record of developing innovative solutions across product management, software development, and information technology, primarily within the healthcare industry. He came to IHA from Athens Administrators, a third-party administrator for workers compensation, managed care, and property and casualty claims processing. Prior to that, he worked at Performant Financial Corporation, where he led the technology team for the company’s claims auditing platform for CMS and commercial payers. Earlier in his career, Mike worked at Oracle Consulting and a startup company, Broadlane, where he led the technology team and developed several healthcare supply chain applications.
Mike graduated from Florida State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering and a Master of Science degree in Management of Information Systems