SHI International Hires Andrea Daugherty to Expand Healthcare Vertical

Published on : 6/7/2023

Head of Digital Health brings more than 10 years of progressive healthcare technology and clinical experience to drive optimization and innovation

SOMERSET, N.J. — June 6, 2023 — SHI International, one of the largest IT solutions providers in the world, has hired Andrea Daugherty as the Head of Digital Health. Daugherty will serve as an integral member of SHI Healthcare’s senior leadership team, managing a group that includes the Field Chief Technology Officer (CTO) and collaborating with customers, partners, and other internal teams to develop digital solutions that support the company’s healthcare clients’ unique needs.

Daughterty joins SHI from the Dell Medical School at the University of Texas at Austin, where she served as Chief Information Officer. She developed and implemented new programs and enterprise strategies for infrastructure, governance, information security, clinical systems, and project management as a part of Dell Medical's digital transformation. She brings more than a decade of progressive healthcare technology and clinical experience as well as a unique perspective as a former SHI customer.

“Andrea’s exceptional experience in IT and healthcare make her a perfect fit to help SHI’s health care customers drive digital transformation throughout their organizations,” said Denise Collison, Senior Vice President of Public Sector. “Andrea has consistently broken barriers in her career as the first African-American female in every IT leadership position she’s earned, demonstrating not only her proficiency in healthcare technology but also the determination and commitment that SHI prides itself on. Andrea’s addition to Jennifer Emory’s healthcare team makes us better-positioned to enhance patient care and improve operational efficiencies for our customers.”

Daugherty holds a Bachelor of Science in Biology and a Bachelor of Business Administration in Enterprise Management and Entrepreneurship from the University of Missouri at Kansas City. She is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Healthcare Chief Information Officer (CHCIO), and Project Management Professional.

SHI International Corp. is a $14 billion transformational technology solutions provider serving the needs of more than 17,000 corporate, enterprise, public sector and academic customer organizations around the world. It helps companies achieve business goals through the use of technologies ranging from software licensing and end user computing devices to innovative cloud and edge solutions. With over 6,000 employees worldwide, SHI is the largest Minority and Woman Owned Business Enterprise (MWBE) in the U.S. 

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