Team

emocha is scaling Directly Observed Therapy with an incredible team

We are guided by a team of executives, leaders, designers, and healthcare experts committed to our overarching goal of changing the culture to medication adherence a cultural norm.

Meet our leadership team

Sebastian Seiguer

Sebastian Seiguer

Chief Executive Officer
Morad Elmi, MBA

Morad Elmi, MBA

Head of Strategic Partnerships, Co-Founder
Amanda Allen, MA

Amanda Allen, MA

Chief Experience Officer
Michelle Mendes

Michelle Mendes

Sr. Director, Patient Solutions
Jordan Hadas

Jordan Hadas

Chief Product Officer
Amy Cummings, MBA, MSN, RN

Amy Cummings, MBA, MSN, RN

VP of Business Development & Client Success
Steven Cutbirth, MBA, MSHCT

Steven Cutbirth, MBA, MSHCT

Vice President of Marketing

Sebastian Seiguer

Chief Executive Officer

Sebastian is CEO and co-founder of emocha and responsible for overall company strategy and management. Prior to emocha, he was CEO and co-founder of a German retail chain that scaled nationally to over 25 locations and more than 200 employees.

Morad Elmi, MBA

Head of Strategic Partnerships, Co-Founder

Morad is responsible for business development and new partnership efforts. Prior to emocha, he managed a legislative portfolio of domestic and international issues for several years in the U.S. House of Representatives.

Amanda Allen, MA

Chief Experience Officer

Amanda leads all user interface and experience design at emocha. She is an expert in human-centered design methodology and has designed mobile and web applications for breast cancer, diabetes, HIV, tuberculosis, hepatitis C, outbreak monitoring, and opioid use disorder.

Michelle Mendes

Sr. Director, Patient Solutions

Michelle has over 10 years of experience working with providers and patients to promote healthy behavior change. She comes from a social marketing and communications background, and has worked with health systems and policymakers.

Jordan Hadas

Chief Product Officer

Jordan leads the entire Product team, working on data-driven product management and leadership. With a 13-year track record of startup success, Jordan has worked across verticals including healthcare, fintech, consumer goods, and eCommerce.

Amy Cummings, MBA, MSN, RN

VP of Business Development & Client Success

Amy leads all sales and partnership opportunities at emocha, across all verticals. With over 15 years of experience in digital health, including client development, sales, and strategy, Amy was previously at DarioHealth & Propeller Health.

Steven Cutbirth, MBA, MSHCT

Vice President of Marketing

Steven leads all marketing efforts at emocha. He has worked in marketing and communications with companies ranging from seed stage to fortune 100 healthcare companies. Steven holds a BBA in Marketing & Management from Baylor University, an MBA in Economic Development from Eastern University and a Masters of Science in Healthcare Transformation from the Value Institute for Health and Care at The University of Texas at Austin, a joint venture between Dell Medical School and the McCombs School of Business at The University of Texas at Austin.

Meet our advisors

Bob Bollinger, MD

Bob Bollinger, MD

Larry Chang, MD, MPH

Larry Chang, MD, MPH

Jane McKenzie-White, MAS, MSED

Jane McKenzie-White, MAS, MSED

Maunank Shah, MD, PHD

Maunank Shah, MD, PHD

Bob Bollinger, MD

Raj and Kamla Gupta Professor of Infectious Diseases & Director, Center for Clinical Global Health Education,Johns Hopkins University

Larry Chang, MD, MPH

Associate Professor of Medicine, Epidemiology, and International HealthJohns Hopkins University

Jane McKenzie-White, MAS, MSED

Managing Director, Center for Clinical Global Health EducationJohns Hopkins University

Maunank Shah, MD, PHD

Associate Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases Johns Hopkins University

Meet our board of directors

Board Members

Theresa Sexton (Claritas)
Sebastian Seiguer (emocha Mobile Health)
Dan Roche (Qualytics)
Bob Bollinger (John Hopkins School of Medicine)
Tom Carroll (Stansberry Research)

Board Observers

Ulili Onovakpuri (Kapor Capital)
Doba Parushev (CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield)
Matt Hellauer (PTX Capital)
Chris College (TCP Venture Capital)

Interested in joining the team?

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