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Meet our team

We are people with passion, caring about the way we care, because business needs to be more human.

Kristen Duell

CEO

With 15 years of experience in the health care sector, Kristen Duell began her journey as a Personal Care Aid, when she discovered a passion for delivering exceptional care. A hunger to make a bigger impact led her down the path of health information technology, where she gained experience in roles involving implementation, sales, marketing, and training. In her current role as the CEO of Savii, Kristen is executing a vision to bring human focused innovation to needs of post-acute care agencies. Under her leadership, Savii is delivering a solution that helps agencies deliver exceptional care while increasing retention rates and their bottom line.

Ashley Wharton

Senior Vice President of Technology

Ashley Wharton comes to Savii with 17 years’ experience within the Post-Acute Industry. Wharton’s expertise is at the intersection of clinical practice, operational processes, data & technology. This has allowed him to succeed in roles that include a Clinician, CIO, COO and for the last eight years, in supporting BAYADA,  a large Home Health Care provider, at the corporate level. Contributing to their Clinical Quality & Compliance, Technology and more recently, innovation in the “People Group” space. Prior to this, he provided support and leadership during the transition from a paper-based clinical system to a full Electronic Medical Record, along with contributing to the product advisory board for that software vendor. Ashley has a background in technology and healthcare, working as a Registered Nurse before moving into the technology field and completing a Masters in Information Systems from Liverpool University, UK.

Jenna Schwartz

US Director of Business Development

Jenna comes to Savii with 5 years of experience in the health information technology sector and 8 years experience in sales and marketing, as well as a degree in Accounting. Her tenacious approach coupled with her background has been a unique foundation for her role at Savii. 

Ruthie Williams

US Director of Operations

Ruthie has 7 years experience within the Post Acute Care Industry, with a heavy focus on Social Work. She has a degree in Psychology and obtained her Masters in Business. Her experience in this industry with health records, patient care, coupled with her passion for streamlined processes makes her uniquely qualified to help agencies deploy and maximize Savii. 


Cory Ring

Director of Methodology

Cory has been working with agile software development for over seven years. He is a tech enthusiast who enjoys working with cutting edge solutions and has a passion for helping teams improve their processes, quality, and communication. Cory has been a part of many organizations from large to small, including two independent companies he started on his own. He loves that at Savii; he gets to use his entrepreneurial skills to find new solutions, that help us to grow and improve but also allow us to form and do best practices.

Maria Vallez

Marketing and Sales Administrator

Maria is a high energy business professional with her Bachelor of Science focused on Marketing and has experience in sales and the financial services industry. She thrives in a fast-paced team environment which aligns well with our rapidly changing world of technology and software solutions. Care is crucial to her, as well as making a difference in others’ lives, which is where she discovered at Savii, she can help people, help people.

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