Leadership

Leadership Team for Retrieve Remit

THE TEAM

Bryan Bruton
Chief Technology Officer
Retrieve Remit
Bryan Bruton
Chief Technology Officer
Retrieve Remit
Bryan Bruton has been a leader in healthcare payments technology for more than 15 years, and general payments for more than 20 years.  He served on the NACHA Healthcare payments board in the early 2000s, and has been a keynote speaker at numerous payments conferences.  He has founded and sold two companies serving the healthcare provider market, and recently worked for Orbo Graph where he was the architect behind their healthcare payments automation system utilizing AI technology.  Bryan also built a world class archive, hosting in excess of31 billion checks and remittance advice documents.  Bryan is a proud alum of Texas A&M University where he exited in the Masters program. 
Andy Emerson
Founder  and CEO 
Retrieve Remit
Andy Emerson
Founder and CEO
Retrieve Remit
Founder and CEO of Retrieve Corporation. Retrieve is a non-cash, merchant services company that specializes in custom solutions. Retrieve offers in-store and on-line credit card processing, ACH and paper check processing, and check recovery. Since the company’s founding in 2004, Retrieve has continued to deliver the lowest cost solutions to fit each of its client’s needs. Retrieve built an enterprise payments platform for the rent to own vertical utilizing tokenization to decrease PCI compliance burden on thousands of retailers. Graduate of the University of Kansas.
Doug Ghertner
Adviser/Board Member 
CEO
IVX Health
Doug Ghertner
Adviser/Board Member
CEO
IVX Health
Doug Ghertner joined IVX Health as its CEO in January of 2018.  Ghertner brings over 20 years of healthcare experience to IVX Health including senior leadership positions at CVS Health, Change Healthcare and Emdeon. Most recently, Ghertner served as CEO of Change Healthcare, prior to its sale for $135M to Emdeon. Following the sale of Change Healthcare, Ghertner assumed the role of Executive Vice President and Chief Sales Officer, overseeing all sales and channel partner activity for the $1.5 billion healthcare technology and services provider. Ghertner holds a bachelor’s degree with special attainments in commerce from Washington and Lee University and a master’s degree in business administration from the Terry College of Business at the University of Georgia. 
Jim Lippert
Adviser/Board Member 
CRES Management
Jim Lippert
Adviser/Board Member
‍CRES Management
Jim was born in Missouri and has lived in the Kansas City area for over 40 years. He graduated from the University of Central Missouri with a B.S. in Business Administration and Marketing. Jim is a successful entrepreneur, investor, and philanthropist who has spent the later part of his career identifying and investing in large range strategies. Some examples begin with commercial real estate expanding to include financial services, private equity, early stage technology and healthcare with companies such as JTL Properties/CRES Management, Artisan Technology Group and IVX Health. Jim's experience in investing and positioning companies for explosive growth has been an invaluable tool for those companies he is involved in.
Mike Neal
Chief of Strategy
Retrieve Remit
Mike Neal
Chief of Strategy
‍Retrieve Remit
Mike has a deep career in healthcare and information technology.  He spent 22 years with Cerner Corporation.  He held several executive positions and led a broad range of organizations including consulting, U.S. and global client relationships, and solution direction.  

His most recent role was Senior Vice President of U.S. Client Relationships where he was responsible for the end-to-end management of Cerner’s $2B/year non-profit client base. Prior to that Mike ran Cerner’s 9,000-person worldwide consulting and application support teams.  Mike also spent 5 years running global sales and operations across Asia, Australia, Canada, and Latin America.    

Prior to joining Cerner, Mike was an Associate Partner with Accenture where he spent 11 years focused on systems integration and re-engineering efforts for major corporations across a variety of industries. 

Mike received a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Baylor University.