Derr fifty plus years of executive level experience in most facets of healthcare including Squibb, Siemens, Tenet (NME), & Kyocera. EVP of AHCA 2002-2006. SVP, CIO Golden Living 2007 -13. He represented LTPAC on HITECH Federal Advisory Committee on HIT Standards 2009-2016. He is one of the three founders of the LTPAC Health IT Collaborative after then Secretary of HHS Thompson in 2004 asked Derr to coordinate LTPAC HIT. Captain Derr is a retired Naval Officer; 1958 graduate of Purdue University; 2006 Distinguished Purdue Alumnus. HIMSS co-chair LTPAC Roundtable; Member Connected Health Committee.