Executive Leadership Team

Doug Cusick President and Chief Executive Officer

Doug Cusick is the President and Chief Executive Officer of TransformativeMed. Doug brings over 30 years of expertise leading global sales, distribution and marketing in the healthcare and life sciences sectors. Prior to TransformativeMed, Doug led sales at Atigeo, a healthcare and security analytics company, and at Next Wave Connect, a member engagement software company for healthcare companies. Prior to that, Doug held the title of Vice President of Health and Life Sciences for the Americas at Hewlett Packard. He has served as the industry executive at IBM for the Europe & Growth Markets, and as an executive director and Vice President at Healthlink Services, LLC, where he managed sales and operations in UK, Europe, and Middle East.

Doug holds a degree in pharmacy from the University of Washington and is a registered pharmacist. He also serves as a Mentor at Life Science Washington, and as a Board Member for the Special Olympics Washington. He is active in several industry associations, including the Health Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) and American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP), and has published on the return on investment in healthcare information in a number of high profile journals including Fortune, Health Information Technology, Health Informatics, Health Leaders, HFM, Drug Topics, and Pharmacy News.

David Stone Co-Founder and Chief Software Architect

David Stone established TransformativeMed in 2011 after a decade working at the University of Washington. He joined UW Medicine in 2001 and became the application architect for its EMR implementation in 2006. During this time, David led the development of one of the first EMR-connected app platforms. He continues to lead the way in making TransformativeMed’s EMR-connected app platform a valuable and innovative tool.

David has presented on platform technology at healthcare industry conferences since 2007. He also founded the MPages Development Conference, focused on app development in the Cerner EMR. David is a graduate of the University of Washington, holding a bachelor of science in physics.

Dr. Erik Van Eaton Co-Founder and Chief Clinical Officer

Erik Van Eaton, MD, FACS, is a faculty member at the University of Washington in trauma surgery and surgical critical care. He is the original innovator behind the CORES Smart Handoff App, and invented the concept of role-based patient list relationships in 2003 as a surgical trainee. He continues to research and study broad sets of electronic tools that are likely to lend themselves to MPages development and advises T4M on clinical and business strategy, while maintaining his faculty role at the University of Washington.

Rob Arnold Executive Chairman

Rob Arnold is the former president and CEO of Geospiza, Inc., a leader in cloud computing solutions for genetic analysis. Geospiza was sold to Perkin Elmer in 2011. Prior to Geospiza, Rob founded and served as chairman and CEO of Crossport Systems, a leader in Internet security solutions for broadband. In 2001, he led the sale of Crossport to Lineo/Metrowerks, a division of Motorola.

Rob also co-founded and was chairman and CEO of ST Labs, Inc., which he built into a highly regarded and top-ranked software testing and quality assurance firm that employed 250 people. He presently serves on the executive committee and board of directors of the Technology Alliance. In 1998, he was named one of the “Top 40 under 40” business leaders by the Puget Sound Business Journal.