Steve Merryman is an entrepreneurial, (self-described) “health care numbers geek” with a passion for improving health and health care. He has served as the Senior Director of Informatics for the Oregon Health Care Quality Corporation since mid-2015. Steve came to Q Corp with over 25 years of experience in health care, most recently serving as the head of analytics and data products for WebMD Health Services. In prior roles, Steve has led product management, data management, information technology, strategy, and analytics functions for a number of medical groups, health plans, and consultancies. He has led his own consulting practice and has even successfully founded, built, and sold two health care-related start-ups. Steve holds a bachelor’s degree in Bio-Physics from the University of California, and an MBA from St. Mary’s College. He also is on the board of directors for a small software company, a winery, and a nonprofit charitable foundation.