Glenn Pearson worked in the hospital industry for more than 30 years and now applies his vast experience to help the healthcare industry fully embrace technology’s role in transforming healthcare.
Glenn served as Executive Vice President at Georgia Hospital Association (GHA) for 19+ years, where he led the following areas:
Finance, Data, IT, mHealth, Public Relations, Communications, Entrepreneurial Ventures, Vendor Endorsements
Following his tenure at GHA, Glenn founded PHTI to serve three client groups:
Companies offering products and services to hospitals and other healthcare providers, investors that are evaluating the market attractiveness of new technologies, and hospitals that are developing their digital health strategies or working toward minimizing unplanned readmissions
Glenn is a recognized national healthcare leader, having either chaired or served on six committees for the international American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) and as elected ACHE Regent for Georgia. He has led and/or served on many national and statewide committees and organizations. Besides serving as founding president of what is now the Georgia Health Information Network (and currently serving as its treasurer and chair of the Financial Sustainability Committee), he chaired two national hospital association industry groups: Association of Healthcare Enterprises and Allied Association of Hospital Accountants
He has also chaired and/or served on many other boards, committees and work groups.
Glenn graduated magna cum laude from the Syracuse University Honors Program and was elected to Phi Beta Kappa and Phi Kappa Phi international honor societies. He went on to earn a Master of Health Administration degree from the Ohio State University where he received the Faculty Award for Outstanding Scholarship.