Lisa Avellino is Chief Information and Technology Officer for the Moses/Weitzman Health System. She brings more than 18 years of leadership in the IT field, with 15 of those years at Yale New Haven Health System. At YNHHS, where she served as Director, IT & Communications Operations, she was known for being solution-oriented and building strong teams. Her responsibilities included business app management, informatics, security program development, and Epic production controls.

Lisa began her career on the healthcare side as an EMT and Surgical Technologist, and credits her roots in direct patient care for shaping her view on technology as always patient- and clinician-centric. She holds a Master’s degree from Quinnipiac University in Organizational Leadership with a focus in Healthcare Informatics, and has taught graduate level classes on healthcare informatics at Sacred Heart University.