Lisa A. Gallagher, BSEE, CISM, CPHIMS serves as HIMSS' Vice President, Technology Solutions. In this role, she is responsible for HIMSS work in business and financial systems, privacy and security, cloud computing, identity management and other technology challenges, as well as state government affairs.
Ms. Gallagher was recently named to the ONC Health IT Standards Committee (HITSC) (a Federal Advisory Committee (FACA)) and also serves on the HIT Standards Committee's Privacy and Security Work Group and the Patient Matching Power Team.
Before joining HIMSS, she served as the Certification Development Director for the Certification Commission for Health Information Technology (CCHIT) (www.cchit.org), where she helped develop the product certification program for electronic health record (EHR) products.
Ms. Gallagher has a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering, was a certified trust technology evaluator (NSA), and is a Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) (ISACA). She is also a Certified Professional in Healthcare Information and Management Systems (CPHIMS).