Christopher Assif is vice president of Advisory and Staffing Services at Parallon Technology Solutions (PTS). In this role, he is responsible for IT strategic planning, budgeting and system selection engagements and IT staff sourcing. He brings over 27 years of healthcare IT experience and has been involved in software development and large scale systems implementations at over 100 provider organizations nationally. Prior to joining PTS, Cris has served in senior leadership and executive roles with companies such as Leidos Health, Cerner Corporation, McKesson, AT&T and West IP Communications. Cris has achieved senior member status with HIMSS and is an active CHIME Foundation member representative and holds a Certificate in Management from The Ohio State University Max M. Fisher College of Business.