Vytality Health (Peakfoqus) is designing a co-caring community & platform to ensure that everyone, regardless of age, ability or resources, is connected and well cared for.
Minda Aguhob, EdM
Chief People Advocate/CEO & 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.
Scott Forgey, JD, CSM
Chief of Operations & Culture & 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'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.
Christine Tran, MS, CCRP
Chief of Product Development and Innovation & Co-founder
Chris is a doctoral candidate trained in health economics and data science, with a passion for leading the cultural transformation of digital health by empowering patients as consumers of healthcare and unleashing creative capabilities in organizational change. Champion for closing the gender gap in technology and #womenintech.
Jonathan Metzl, MD, PhD, Professor, Vanderbilt University. Director of the Center for Medicine, Health, and Society
Shani Robins, PhD, Faculty, Stanford University. Pioneered the field of Wisdom Therapy
Kara Carter, California Health Care Foundation, former McKinsey Partner, Healthcare
Nirmal Choradia, MD, Policy Associate, Acumen, LLC
Jean Coppola, PhD, Faculty, CUNY. Director of Gerontechnology program, Pace University
David Layman, PhD, Faculty, Mt. Sinai School of Medicine. President, NY State Assoc of Neuropsychology
Tina Maloney, former innovation consultant (Organizational Effectiveness), Kaiser Permanente
City of SF Advisory:
John Degaetano, SBDC Business Advisor & Artistic Director - North Bay Stage Company
Luis Ramos, Business Development, Mission Economic Development Agency
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
Minerva Tantoco, former Chief Technology Officer for City of New York
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
Jonard Larosa, Advisor
Irene Garcia, Project Manager, UX Designer
David Bricca, UX Designer
Camille French, UX Designer
Lauren Whittingham, UX Designer
Rhys Pritchett, Designer & Innovation liaison
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.
Rich Ott, PhD, Advisor, former Verizon Data Scientist
Micha Breakstone, PhD, Advisor
Puneet Bhushan, Intern
Gitika Bose, Intern
Guiga Nascimento, Advisor, full stack Android and iOS developer
Jacob Markow, Advisor, former Cisco Lead Operations Engineer
Shawn Patel, Project Manager & award-winning iOS Developer
Vamshik Dayanand, Android Developer, former Samsung
Tom Bress, QA Testing Project Manager
Antonio Mayorga, Intern
Research & Innovation:
Elaine Wang, PhD, Advisor, former Wilson, Sonsini, Goodrich and Rosati Scientific Advisor
Christine Tran, MS, CCRP, Collaborator in Chief - Manager of Product Development & Innovation
Rhys Pritchett, Innovation Strategy Cartographer
Sepehr Agnese, Intern
Veda Patel, Intern
Wendy Anderson, Chief of Staff, former AT&T Product Owner
Nydia Guo, Project Manager & Web Developer
Tom Bress, Web Developer & QA/Testing
Scott Forgey, JD, CSM, former Enterprise Agile Transformation Program Coaching leader, PayPal
Chris Gagne, MBA, ICP-ACC, SPC4, CSP, CSPO, CSM, former Agile Coach, eBay
- Design, Connection, Love
- From vulnerable, spirited folks, we find cause for innovation.