We Are Vytality Health

Vytality Health is building a social support network and mobile app for patients and caregivers facing new health challenges. With our mobile app, we foster physical and emotional support by creating personalized communities of support.

When people’s personal goals are aligned, we achieve our life goals better, together.

Learn about Vytality's creative philosophy at the Creative Intelligence Podcast with James Ingram.

Minda Aguhob, EdM

Chief People Officer/CEO & Co-Founder

Trained as a data scientist in education and healthcare, Minda discovered her passion for community- and data-driven peak performance while competing in her first triathlon. Her experience serving seniors and disabled folks after Hurricane Sandy and as a traumatic brain injury patient cemented her determination to provide a powerful solution for patients and elderly. She believes in the power of "humanizing" technologies as one of the most powerful ways to transform the lives of all, regardless of age, ability or resources.


Scott Forgey, JD, CSM

Chief of Operations & Co-Founder

Scott is a highly sought coach and serial entrepreneur who masterfully builds environments and cultures that empower people, having led PayPal’s Agile transformation and taken a company public. Developing people's capacities at the intersection of individual/team performance and mindfulness, Scott is known for generating new levels of personal success and business performance for companies from major corporations to startups.


Troy Simon

Chief Technology Officer

Troy's healthcare IT background includes five years of building and designing multiple healthcare data platforms, including an app and beacon system currently being implemented at Oschner Healthcare in Louisiana. A serial entrepreneur, Troy's startups have been acquired by companies like Zillow. His company built Gymfarm, a revolutionary product using iBeacon technology.

Health Advisory

Jonathan Metzl, MD, PhD, Professor, Vanderbilt University. Director of the Center for Medicine, Health, and Society

Nirmal Choradia, MD, Senior Medical Director - Health Policy, Acumen, LLC

Kara Carter, California Health Care Foundation, former McKinsey Partner, Healthcare

Susan Lucas-Conwell, Executive Vice President, CSIRO | former CEO & Board Advisor of Silicon Valley Forum

City of SF Advisory

Luis Ramos, Business Development, Mission Economic Development Agency

John Degaetano, SBDC Business Advisor & Artistic Director - North Bay Stage Company

City of NY Advisory

Glamis Haro, Business advisor, Columbia Business School SBDC

Edward Fishkin, MD, Medical Director and former interim CEO, NYC Health & Hospitals Corporation

Asia Development Advisory

Christina Laskowski, Senior Advisor and Consultant, Alquemie Partners

Jim O'Brien, former Foundation Relations, University of Technology Sydney. Renown fundraising and program development expert

Denny Rojas, Venture Lawyer, Halloran Farkas + Kittila LLP

UX Design

Jonard Larosa, Advisor

Irene Garcia, Project Manager, UX Designer

Josselyn Hui, UX Designer

Thomas Truong, UX Designer



iOS developer Shawn Patel has built multiple award-winning health apps.

I’m really passionate about creating technologies that can advance the medical field so that everyone can be safer and healthier.

Data Science / Backend

James Wilson, Advisor, former Facebook Data Scientist

Ben Aarons, MS, Advisor

Guilherme Nascimento, Advisor

Fatema Nourzaie, Product Manager, Research/Data Scientist

John Salazar, Product Manager, Backend

Kaiyi Ma, Data Scientist

Loveleen Bangar, Data Scientist

Mobile Development

Guilherme Nascimento, Advisor, full stack Android and iOS developer

Shawn Patel, Advisor & award-winning iOS Developer

Yujing Ke, Project Manager

Lewis Morgan, iOS Lead Developer

Angelica Liuzzi, Android/iOS Developer

Aniruddha Alawani, iOS Developer

Kaiyi Ma, Android Developer

Web Development

Wendy Anderson, Web developer, former AT&T Product Owner

Research & Innovation

Carrie Bracy, Business Development

Nathan Vuong, Business Development Apprentice

Janet Latorta, Business Development Apprentice

Allison Cheng, Marketing Apprentice

Rhys Pritchett, Innovation Cartographer

PR & Community

Grant Draper, PR & Business Development Advisor

Emily Lakin, Community Manager

Agile advisory

Chris Gagne, MBA, ICP-ACC, SPC4, CSP, CSPO, CSM, former Agile Coach, eBay

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