This dedicated group of professionals is proud to support the mission of TEAM Public Choices.
Josh Greenberg is the CEO of TEAM Services Group. Josh has been a founder, executive, investor and board member in a variety of related businesses and brings extensive experience in risk management, outsourced business processes and caregiver services to TEAM. His most recent companies include a financial services firm serving patients and caregivers and an insurance services company, both of which expanded via a focus on providing fanatical client service. Josh received his MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.
CFO, Head of Strategy
Cullen Knights is the CFO of TEAM Services Group. Cullen has an extensive background in strategy and financial consulting, with experience across industries, including multiple leading healthcare and service businesses. He brings a passion for results and client service to TEAM. Cullen holds an MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management and a BA from Dartmouth College.
Director of Strategy and Special Projects
Marcus is Director of Strategy and Special Projects at TEAM Services Group. Previously, Marcus worked at Bank of New York Mellon in private wealth management, and Altegris Investments in alternative investment sales and operations. Marcus also played professional basketball in Denmark. He received his BA from Amherst College and MBA from Harvard Business School.
Head of TEAM RMS
Rachel is the Head of TEAM RMS. Her experience in business development, sales, marketing, and corporate strategy. Most recently, she served as Deputy Chief of Staff to the CFO and Sr. Executive Vice President of Fortune 50 healthcare company. Rachel holds an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business and a BA from Harvard University.
Matt is the CTO at TEAM Public Choices. Matt has over 15+ years of experience in information technology in a variety of industries spanning both the public and private sector. Matt has held numerous positions in his career ranging from software engineer to consultant to IT Director. Matt is also the CTO for Acumen’s nonprofit parent company, Rise and he is a founding partner and CTO for Direct Care Innovations, LLC which is a software company that creates systems and solutions for the Medicaid and Medicare space. Matt has a BS from Arizona State University.
Head of Acumen
Josh (“J”) Auer, MBA, is the CEO of Acumen. J has supported individuals with disabilities for over twenty (20) years including eight (8) years leading Acumen’s F/EA work. Before becoming CEO, J held leadership positions in Acumen’s nonprofit parent company, Rise as CFO, COO, and CEO. J has significant experience running disability services companies, and is a thought-leader in the F/EA industry. J provides Medicaid, Medicare, and Managed Care expertise for designing state-of-the-art services, systems, and technologies for the F/EA industry.
COO – Acumen
Chris is the COO at Acumen. Chris brings his expertise in data analysis to the operational structure of Acumen and has over twenty-two (24) years of experience in management, with specific emphasis on change management and improving high volume/high transaction operations. He has worked for Acumen since 2010 and has a keen understanding of market and operational trending, which he has applied to new and innovative technologies for Acumen’s operations infrastructure. These intellectual and technological assets have proven to be invaluable to Acumen and the people Acumen serve. Chris has a BS in Mathematics and Statistics, and obtained his M.S. in Accountancy from DePaul University and an M.B.A. in Finance from Marquette University.
VP of Operations – Acumen
Caroline Matthews is the Vice President of Operations at Acumen. She brings to Acumen her experience in accelerating growth at small businesses and navigating regulatory challenges. Prior to joining Acumen, Caroline worked in business operations at Pilotworks, a network of commercial kitchen co-working spaces around the country, where she ushered the company through its early days to garnering Series A venture funding. She started her career at Google where she worked on the company’s SMB sales team and on the global communications and public affairs team for four years. Caroline serves as the co-chair of the Hunts Point Alliance for Children, a nonprofit that provides educational and family services to children living in the South Bronx, the poorest congressional district in the country. She has an MBA from Stanford Graduation School of Business and an MPA from the Harvard Kennedy School.
Head of Advocacy & Policy
Ryan Zeiger is the CEO of Personal Assistance Services Provider of Colorado (PASCO), a long-term services and supports home care agency with over 25 years of history serving people with disabilities in the Front Range. He is also a licensed CNA and regularly provides direct care and services to the clients that PASCO serves. Ryan serves as co-chair for Colorado Long-term Assistance Services Providers (CLASP), an industry group of providers who advocate for consumer choice and consumer direction in long-term, community-based services through policy and legislative action. He is also a member of Health Care Policy and Financing’s Participant Directed Programs Policy Collaborative, a group focused on improving key consumer-directed long-term services programs in Colorado. As a member, Ryan brings this consumer-directed provider perspective to the Workforce, Regulatory, and Care Coordination sub-committees of the governor’s Community Living Advisory Group, a group which is focused on redesigning Colorado’s long-term community-based support services to better meet the needs of people with disabilities and seniors. Ryan lives in Denver with his wife Megan and three young boys.
Head of PASCO
Adam is the COO of PASCO. He is also a registered DSP and regularly provides direct care and services to the clients that PASCO serves. After attaining an MBA in global management, Adam hopes to implement innovative strategies using technology to address service gaps for home healthcare. Prior to PASCO Adam worked for Capital H Group, a private equity-backed human capital consulting firm based in Chicago, IL. As a senior consultant, he developed strengths in project management, business analysis, and decision modeling. Prior to Capital H Group, Adam was a business intelligence analyst for Unext.com, a for-profit online education provider. He attended Northwestern University as an undergrad, majoring in Mathematical Methods in the Social Sciences and Political Science.
Home Health Director – PASCO
Denise is the Home Health Director for PASCO. Denise has been with PASCO since 2011. Prior to PASCO, Denise worked for seven years as the Home Health Administrator for the Center for People with Disabilities located in Boulder, CO. Prior to that, Denise worked as a Senior Community School Nurse Consultant for the Miami Dade County Health Department providing services to elementary school age children. Denise is an appointed member of the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) Home Care Advisory Committee (HCAC). Denise is also an appointed member of the Nurse Aide Advisory Committee at the Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies (DORA). Denise earned her BSN in 1996 and her M.S./HSA in 2001.
Director of HR – PASCO
Chris is the HR Director for PASCO. He is passionate about aligning people with organizational goals and practices in a manner that leads to both thriving. He has served in profit and non-profit organizations guiding organizational development, vision alignment, recruitment, coaching, people policies and practices, risk management and compliance. He holds a BS from Purdue University and a Master’s Degree in Leadership from Denver Seminary. He is a member of the Society of Human Resource Managers and maintains a Senior Professional of Human Resources (SPHR) certification.
Director of Operations (IL) – Advantage
Mary is a Director of Operations at Advantage Home Care. She specializes in conflict resolution, compliance and client services. Mary brings 10 years of experience working in the healthcare field. She previously served as Advantage’s Compliance Manager. Mary received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Missouri-Columbia.