Hi, I'm Michael Seeley. Thanks for visiting.
Michael Seeley's Bio:
Michael Seeley, at a glance.
PRO: President, Health First Foundation
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Co-founder / contributor, We Report Space
Contributor: National Geographic Magazine, USA Today's "Your Take", National Geographic's "Your Shot", The Guardian, Smithsonian Magazine, Universe Today, The Weather Channel
Michael Seeley's Experience:
President at Health First Foundation2016 - Present | Melbourne, FL
Vice President of Development at Florida Institute of Technology2012 - 2016
Executive Director of Development and Alumni Relations, School of Medicine at Case Western Reserve UniversityJune 2008 - September 2012
Conceptualized and executed successful development strategies for the School of Medicine--the top-ranked medical school in Ohio--creating robust platforms and fundraising campaigns to secure support in a highly competitive environment. Drove achievement of development objectives in support of university programs; scholarships; endowments; and its 7-year, $350 million capital campaign. Identified disease-specific institutional priorities and deploy fundraising strategies in support of such areas as Alzheimer's, cardiovascular health, diabetes, digestive disorders, neurosciences, oncology, ophthalmology, orthopedics, and psychiatry. Established program of external advisors to facilitate transfer of research projects from the institution to viable, revenue generating exits. Worked closely with the Vice Dean of Research, Chief Technology Officers, Office of Technology Transfer and the Dean in the implementation of this program.
Senior Director of Development at Yale New Haven HospitalMarch 2006 - June 2008
Senior Healthcare Consultant at WLD Enterprises, LLCJanuary 2005 - February 2006
Secured key clients, including hospitals, private physician practices, and professional services firms, assessing needs, reporting findings, and spearheading special projects centered on technology utilization and systems integration. -- Converted a legacy system--comprised of 9 freestanding systems--to a single package for a 560-bed facility. -- Fueled insurance contract negotiations by defining utilization rates per procedure for a medical practice. -- Represented clients aggressively during negotiations between physicians and medical facilities. -- Served as an expert witness in support of a physician in a hospital privileging complaint.
Practice Administrator at Subspecialty Medical GroupMarch 1997 - December 2004
Worked in concert with the owner to grow his practice from a single operation to a multi-state physician network with a centralized administrative team and robust technology infrastructure, including a network-wide EMR system. Coordinated participation in National Cancer Institute (NCI) funded, pharmaceutical, and in-house clinical trials including data management, consent, and patient enrollment. Implemented technological systems needed to create an efficient administrative infrastructure, supervising a large team of direct and indirect reports in supporting multi-state operations. Negotiated and maintained contracts with managed-care organizations. Participated in dissolution of partnership and related entities. Grew revenues, negotiated and maintained complex relationships with hospitals and health systems. Created Risk Management processes and established a Risk Retention Group. Established a 501(c)(3) and raised funds to support research and education needs within the subspecialty.
Information Systems Director at Chadmoore Wireless GroupMarch 1996 - March 1997
Managed computer systems and the licensing database for a large SMR licensee. Implemented a centralized wireless billing system and accounting system (Sage MAS90). Maintained multi-office intranet and internet connectivity. Managed technology consultant relationships.
Board Member at The Carol L. Sirot FoundationJanuary 2009
Participate in identifying organizations to receive funding from private foundation.
Michael Seeley's Education:
State University of New York at Albany1988 – 1994Bachelor of Arts
Michael Seeley's Interests & Activities:
Photography, sailing, technology, NASA, rockets, spaceflight.