Our Leadership

Revint was formed with the goal of creating a unique, first-of-its-kind, end-to-end enterprise platform provider of revenue integrity solutions for hospitals. Today, Revint partners with over 1,600 healthcare organizations in the United States and recovers over $700 million of underpaid or unidentified revenue for its clients annually.

Our Leadership

Lee Rivas

Chief Executive Officer

Lee Rivas joined Revint as the Chief Executive Officer, bringing over 20 years of leadership experience in technology and healthcare. Prior to joining Revint, Lee served as a senior leader at RELX, a global provider of information analytics solutions and most recently served as CEO of all Healthcare and Public Sector businesses across the LexisNexis Risk Solutions and Elsevier Divisions. During Lee’s tenure, he drove significant new market expansion in healthcare, ramped up capabilities around analytics offerings, and improved technology automation.

Lee began his career as an officer in the U.S. Army where he held several leadership positions in the U.S. and abroad. Lee is a graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point and holds an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.

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Kyle Hicok

President and General Manager

Kyle Hicok is the President and General Manager of Revint, bringing over 17 years of healthcare industry experience with revenue cycle operations to the role. As President, Kyle leads solution execution and operations, overseeing the product implementation and customer service for all solutions.

Prior to Revint, Kyle was responsible for multi-state revenue cycle operations, national consulting and shared service operations, and general management of revenue cycle technology and services organization.

Jennifer Williams

Jennifer Williams

Chief Financial Officer

Jennifer Williams is the Chief Financial Officer and has over 20 years of progressive financial leadership across various data analytics and technology businesses.  Most recently, Jennifer served as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Corporate functions for Change Healthcare.  During her tenure, she led the financial integration of the Change Healthcare and McKesson joint venture and the subsequent Initial Public Offering of the company. 

Prior to Change Healthcare, she was the corporate controller and global finance leader at First Advantage.  In addition, she held various leadership positions at ChoicePoint and LexisNexis Risk Solutions, and began her career with Ernst & Young.  She received her Bachelor’s degree and Masters of Accountancy degree from Auburn University and is a Certified Public Accountant. 

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Frank Forte

Chief Revenue Officer

Frank Forte is the Chief Revenue Officer for Revint, bringing over 20 years of experience in healthcare, manufacturing, and technology. His strategic vision has resulted in rapid growth and market leading positioning. At Revint, Frank is responsible for defining and executing the company’s growth strategy.

Before joining Revint, Frank was Chief Business Development Officer at TVR Communications, the KLAS category leader for interactive patient systems. Prior to TVR, Frank held executive roles in business development, operations, and strategy for various divisions of Emerson Electric Corporation. Frank graduated from Worcester Polytechnic Institute with a degree in Mechanical Engineering and holds an MBA from Rensselaer.

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Chief Technology Officer

Sowri Krishnan joined Revint as the Chief Technology Officer and has over 20 years of extensive experience building and directing global business and technology operations. As Chief Technology Officer, Sowri is responsible for all Security, Engineering/Development and Infrastructure.

Sowri’s experience spans across multiple countries, where he launched and managed operations and delivered business and technology solutions. He is a leader who encourages performance by mentoring and equipping teams for success and inspires creativity through the encouragement of entrepreneurial pursuits and cross-team collaboration.

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Chief Human Resources Officer

Chris Jones joined Revint as Chief Human Resources Officer, bringing over 20 years of progressive experience in professional services firms, with focused expertise in human capital and operations leadership. As CHRO, Chris is responsible for the management and direction of human capital programs. He is focused on strengthening employee engagement at the company as well as its customer-first culture. Prior to joining Revint, Chris spent over eight years as a Managing Director at FTI Consulting where he was a demonstrated leader in Human Resources and Business and Sales Operations.

Jennifer Williams

Julie DiFrancesco

EVP, Medicare Reimbursement

Julie is the Executive Vice President of our Medicare Reimbursement solutions and has 30 years of experience in the health care industry and more than 25 years working specifically in reimbursement. Julie has held various leadership roles across many organizations, including Ernst & Young LLP, Deloitte & Touche LLP, RSM and Blue & Co. 

Julie received her Bachelor of Science in Accounting from the University of Akron and her Master of Business Administration in Health Care Administration from Cleveland State University. She is an active member of the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) and the treasurer on the board of directors of Direction Home (Area Agency for the Aging) in the Akron, OH area.

Uwe Gluhr

Uwe Gluhr

EVP, Product Management

Uwe Gluhr is the Executive Vice President of Product Management, bringing over 15 years of healthcare revenue cycle experience leading product and technology teams. Uwe leads Product Management and is responsible for defining and executing on the company’s product roadmap.

Prior to joining Revint, he spent 10 years working at MethodCare delivering Charge Capture and Payment Variance Solutions to large Hospital Systems across the United States.  He played the CTO role when MethodCare was acquired by Zirmed (now Waystar).

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April Kooiman

EVP, Denials Recovery

April Kooiman is the Executive Vice President of our Denials Recovery solution, bringing over 27 years executive leadership experience in the healthcare arena. Prior to joining Revint, April was the co-founder and CEO of Praxis Healthcare Solutions, a leading service solution that allowed healthcare organizations to overcome the ever-changing reimbursement challenges that exist within the revenue cycle. 

Prior to co-founding Praxis Healthcare Solutions, April co-founded Trilogi, Inc., another national healthcare receivables management company, where she served as president prior to the acquisition by Recondo Technologies.

Jason Merck

Jason Merck

EVP, Revenue Assurance

Jason Merck is the Executive Vice President of our Revenue Assurance solutions. He has over 20 years of software development and revenue cycle healthcare experience. Jason runs our industry leading software and services identifying coding, documentation, and charging opportunities, across inpatient, outpatient, and physician billing, ensuring hospitals get reimbursed accordingly for the services they provide.   

Prior to Revint, Jason was the founder and President of CloudMed Solutions, a DRG Validation software and service solution acquired by Revint. Prior to that he was the first employee at MethodCare who was acquired by ZirMed and is now Waystar. Jason began his career as a software developer with Stockamp and Associates who was acquired by Huron Consulting.