Leadership

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Owen Tripp

Co-Founder & CEO

As co-founder and CEO of Grand Rounds, Owen believes that patients will achieve better healthcare outcomes through the intersection of technology, medical expertise, and extraordinary patient care. Prior to Grand Rounds, Owen co-founded Reputation.com and grew the company into the worldwide leader in online reputation and privacy management; he also held leadership positions at eBay and Accenture (Health and Life Sciences Practice). Owen received a BA with honors from Trinity College and received an MBA from Stanford Graduate School of Business. He was recently named a Global Technology Pioneer by the World Economic Forum.

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Evan Richardson

VP of Product and Customer Experience

Evan is responsible for overseeing all aspects of Product and Customer Experience at Grand Rounds. Prior to Grand Rounds, Evan was Head of Enterprise Products at Castlight Health, a pioneer in healthcare pricing transparency. Prior to Castlight, Evan held executive roles with Harvard Business School, investment firms Founder Collective and Berkshire Partners, and consultancy Bain & Company. Evan holds a BA in Computer Science from Dartmouth and an MBA from Harvard.

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Pierre Theodore, MD

Vice Chairman of the Medical Board

Dr. Theodore helps oversee the medical operations at Grand Rounds and also represents the elite community of medical experts on the executive team. An Assistant Professor of Surgery at UC San Francisco, Dr. Theodore is a member of the Stanley J. Sarnoff Endowment, the American Association for the Advancement of Science, the International Society for Heart Lung Transplant, The Transplantation Society, and the Society of Thoracic Surgeons. He also served as a Lieutenant Commander in the United States Naval Reserve Medical Corps. Dr. Pierre Theodore received his medical degree from the University of Virginia School of Medicine and completed his residency in general surgery and a cardiothoracic surgery fellowship at Johns Hopkins Hospital. He also completed fellowships in transplant biology fellowship at Harvard Medical School and in cardiothoracic surgery at La Pitie-Salpetriere Hospital, Paris, France.

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Shaundra Eichstadt, MD

Medical Director

Dr. Eichstadt oversees the clinical staff at Grand Rounds. She completed her medical degree (MD) with a focus on Biomedical Ethics from Stanford University, and was accepted in the plastics residency program at Stanford. She trained for two years before deciding to leave and join Grand Rounds. In addition to her work at Grand Rounds, Dr. Eichstadt works in the surgery department at UCSF. She is also involved in international health, having volunteered in numerous countries and currently acting as Advisory Board Member for the Little Children of the World Foundation.

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Chris Krueger

VP of Finance

As Vice President of Finance, Chris is responsible for overseeing all financial operations at the company. He brings more than 20 years of finance experience from small private to large public companies. Chris joins Grand Rounds from Flite, a cloud based advertisement company where he served as the VP Finance & Administration. Previously, Chris was responsible for the world-wide Accounting and FP&A functions at Avid Technologies’ Audio Division. Prior to Avid, Chris served as the divisional Controller for Network IC’s at Siemens Semiconductors (now Infineon Technologies). Chris earned his BA from the University of Michigan and his MBA from the Middlebury Institute of International Studies.

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Lawrence “Rusty” Hofmann, MD

Co-Founder

Dr. Hofmann co-founded Grand Rounds with the goal of ensuring that access to state-of-the-art care is available to everyone, not just the rich and privileged. He is Chief of Interventional Radiology at Stanford Hospital and a Professor of Radiology at the Stanford School of Medicine. A nationally recognized deep venous thrombosis (DVT) expert, Dr. Hofmann has published over 100 articles on acute and chronic DVT, peripheral arterial disease, and interventional oncology. Dr. Hofmann has a BS in Engineering & Biology from University of Illinois and an MD from Ohio State University College of Medicine, and he did his residency at Johns Hopkins where he was Chief Resident.

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David Thompson

Chief Privacy Officer & General Counsel

David is responsible for all things related to security, privacy, and public policy at Grand Rounds. David is the former General Counsel and Chief Privacy Officer of Reputation.com, and also served as a transactional and privacy attorney at the Los Angeles firm Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP. He has spoken nationally on Internet and consumer privacy in forums such as the CBS Early Show, ABA’s 2012 National Conference on Technology, and Booz Allen’s Identity Technology conference. He graduated cum laude from Yale University and Stanford Law School, and clerked for the Hons. Chief Judge Alex Kozinski of the Ninth Circuit as well as Justice Scalia of the Supreme Court.

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Ken Berland

Head of Engineering

Ken is responsible for all engineering and technology innovation at Grand Rounds. Ken previously led engineering at Servio, a crowd-sourcing platform with over 200,000 registered workers; prior to that, Ken was Vice President of Engineering at Reputation.com during a period of four-fold growth in registered users. Ken has also practiced intellectual property law as an attorney with the San Francisco firm Howard Rice, as well as clerked for Hons. Chief Judge Danny Boggs on the United States Sixth Circuit. Ken received his BS from the University of Wisconsin, Madison and his JD from the University of Southern California.

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Stefanie Fenton

Senior VP, Customer Success

Stefanie is responsible for Customer Success and Customer Care at Grand Rounds. Prior to Grand Rounds, she was a Senior Executive at a Health IT company focused on clinical quality management and patient safety measurement and reporting. Stefanie has been working in the healthcare industry for more than 20 years primarily focused on creating and launching new products as well as repositioning and growing existing lines of business. She has extensive experience in strategic account management, implementation, product marketing, and product management. Stefanie is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Wesleyan University with a BA in Psychology. She earned her MBA and Masters in Public Health from University of California, Berkeley, where she was awarded Health Services Management Fellowships from Kaiser Permanente and Blue Cross.