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.

co-caring community & mobile 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, 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


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.

Health Advisory

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

UX Design

Jonard Larosa, Advisor

Irene Garcia, Project Manager, UX Designer

Marinella Bohol, 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

Rich Ott, PhD, Advisor, former Verizon Data Scientist

Micha Breakstone, PhD, Advisor

Guilherme Nascimento, Advisor

Kent Lum, Project Manager/Data Science Apprentice

John Salazar, Product Manager/Data Science Apprentice

Tom Bress, Database Lead Developer & QA/Testing

Anqi Wang, Backend/Data Science Apprentice

Timothy Chan, Backend Apprentice

Ben Cashman, Data Science Apprentice

Chang Liu, Data Science Apprentice

Fatema Noirzaie, Data Science Apprentice

Gitika Bose, Data Science Apprentice

Puneet Bhushan, Data Science Apprentice

Mobile Development

Guilherme Nascimento, Advisor, full stack Android and iOS developer

Shawn Patel, Project Manager & award-winning iOS Developer

Vamshik Dayanand, Android Developer, former Samsung

Antonio Mayorga, iOS Developer

Kainalu Hagiwara, Android Developer

Ethan Daniel, Android/iOS Developer

Anqi Wang, Android Developer

Web Development

Wendy Anderson, Chief of Staff, former AT&T Product Owner

Marinella Bohol, Web Developer

Research & Innovation

Elaine Wang, PhD, Advisor, former Wilson, Sonsini, Goodrich and Rosati Scientific Advisor

Ciara Silva, Research Apprentice

Anthony Vuong, CEO Apprentice

Veda Patel, Business Development Apprentice

Rhys Pritchett, Innovation Cartographer


Emily Lakin, Community Manager

Rhys Pritchett, Innovation Cartographer

Agile advisory

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

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