Richard L. Paul is vice president, information technology for Covenant Care, a national post-acute care organization with 56 locations across 7 states. He has a proven track record of financial acumen, technology transformation, and inspirational leadership. Richard’s business strategy always includes the business’s bottom line while his leadership tactics focus on team-ideas, team-solutions, and team-based responsibilities. Through his efforts, businesses learn about the benefits of new technologies and services, which can help solve business problems and assist them along the way to making more net income, employing more people, and supporting the community. In Richard’s twenty-five plus years of experience, he has worked in many industries (Technology Services, Manufacturing/Distribution, Aerospace/Defense, and Healthcare) successfully directing several diverse organizations; from technologically-based Information Technology Services to the creative and fast-paced discipline of Business Development, Marketing and Social Media.
Richard is a specialist in leading organizations to address their principal concerns; enterprise-wide strategy, planning, infrastructure, budget, organization, and performance. Thus, he seeks relationships with organizations and individuals that require leadership expertise to solve strategic business issues. He has earned a Bachelor of Science from DeVry University and an MBA from DeVry’s Keller Graduate School of Management.
As vice president, information technology at Covenant Care, Richard is responsible for all technology related activities, including technology strategy, customer support services, application services, infrastructure services, and project management. He is also responsible for compliance, governance, technical standards, methods and schedules for the company in accordance with business strategy as well as current laws and regulations.