our company

Our Mission is to
Help Heal Healthcare

We aim to help heal healthcare by working with hospitals and health systems to drive margin to fuel their mission.

It’s time to address the cost of healthcare and now there’s a company with the solutions and scale to truly make a difference. Strata creates the definitive market standard in healthcare for financial analytics, planning and performance solutions.  

Strata is 100% dedicated to healthcare in everything we do every single day. That’s exactly what’s needed because the problems in healthcare are stunningly complex. It requires a complete commitment and focus on healthcare with a long-term track record that shows you can and will deliver.

We’re here to help. 

With a network of 400+ health systems and 2,000+ hospitals, we bring a unique set of software and service solutions to help healthcare providers better analyze, plan and perform.


Dan Michelson

Chief Executive Officer
Dan is the CEO of Strata Decision Technology where his focus is to ensure the company delivers on its mission to help heal healthcare. The company’s financial planning, analytics and performance platform is used by over 1,000 healthcare organizations, including many of the…
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Heidi Farrell

SVP, People Operations
Heidi is Senior Vice President of People Operations for Strata Decision Technology. With over 15 years of experience in human resources and talent management, Heidi is responsible for attracting, engaging, and retaining top talent at Strata; recognizing the importance…
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John Gragg

SVP and Executive Director, EPSi Solutions and Services
John Gragg is Senior Vice President and Executive Director, EPSi Solutions and Services and has worked very closely with EPSi customers going back to 2002. John is an experienced healthcare consulting leader and a 30-year veteran of decision support systems and data…
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Liz Kirk

SVP, Strategic Services
Liz is the Senior Vice President of Strategic Services at Strata Decision Technology. With over 15 years of experience working with healthcare providers, both as a hospital administrator and a consultant, Liz’s role includes leadership of Strata’s Client Services team, as well as work in…
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Steve Lefar

Executive Director, Strata Data Science
Steve is a three-time CEO with nearly 30 years of experience in healthcare with expertise in strategy, analytics and software. In June of 2018, Steve joined Strata Decision Technology as Executive Director of StrataDataScience(SDS) and StrataSphere, Strata’s collaborative…
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Martin Luethi, PhD

Chief Technology Officer
Martin serves as Chief Technology Officer for Strata Decision Technology. He has over 15 years of commercial software development experience across the healthcare industry. He inspires innovative strategy while driving agile software development environment…
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John Martino

Chief Financial Officer & Chief Operating Officer
John serves as Chief Financial Officer & Chief Operating Officer for Strata Decision Technology responsible for overseeing our financial model and performance as well as being deeply involved in our company’s operations and strategic direction. With over 25 years in healthcare, John’s exper…
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Jennifer Rauworth

SVP, Client Services
Jennifer serves as Senior Vice President, Client Services at Strata Decision Technology. In this role, she leads the Strata teams responsible for client system implementation and optimization, post-implementation support, project management and training…
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In the News

Strata Receives Top Three Ranking for Midsize Tech Companies by Chicago Tribune in Survey on Most Engaged Cultures

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1,800 Attendees from 275 Healthcare Systems Attend Strata Virtual Summit

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Strata Ranked No. 1 in KLAS for Business Decision Support for 15th Consecutive Year

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Strata has consistently received the highest customer satisfaction rankings in the market and been named one of the best places to work.


Whether it is developing our products or our people, growth is always top of mind.

Our mission and our passion is to help heal healthcare. Our work helps bend the cost curve and make healthcare more affordable, one of the biggest socio-economic problems and opportunities of our time. Our people have a true sense of that purpose. Our halls are filled with smart, talented, committed, fun, giving and really good people who truly love helping our customers and solving big problems. Join us as we learn, grow, serve and make a difference…together.

The Strata Way

Empathetic. Trusted. Proactive. Passionate. This is how we define service. Service to one another. Service to our clients. Service to our community. It’s just who we are.