Meet the AliveCor Team


Abi Valbuena

Senior Systems Engineer

Cardiac rhythm engineer who is fascinated with the information we can decipher from heart beats and passionate about making a positive difference in people’s lives.

I’m here to help AliveCor be successful at recording beats and beating records.


Alex Puterbaugh

Lead Android Engineer

Tinkerer and former game developer, Alex brings experience making apps fast and beautiful. He’s a camper, a coder, and a learner of cooking.


Alex Valys

Senior Software Engineer

“The best way to predict the future is to invent it.”

–Alan Kay


Andrea Cisternino

Chief of Staff

“Anyone can make the simple complicated. Creativity is making the complicated simple.”

–Charles Mingus


Anika Sharin

Quality Engineer

Ensuring the AliveCor products are best in every aspect of Quality. Electrical Engineer with experience on manufacturing process quality. Believe in zero defect mindset. Love to explore food, culture and places.


Arezou Azar, PhD

Director, Product Compliance Management, Regulatory, Quality Engineering

A passionate Biomedical Engineer with Computer Science & Electrical Engineering Background and experience in Medical Device Development, Product Compliance Management, Cybersecurity and Risk Management, QMS and FDA regulations.


Art Okamoto

Sr. Director, Product Management

Passionate about products that help people. Enjoying the unusual ride from the life sciences to technology. Loves being outdoors - from the beach to Yosemite - with the family.


Asae Kondo

Finance Associate

“If you’re offered a seat on a rocket ship, don’t ask what seat! Just get on.”

–Sheryl Sandberg


Baru Lopez

Lead QA Engineer

Believes that prodding, poking, questioning, stressing and nit-picking our products in minute detail, can turn the amazing technology at our fingertips in to such transparent tools that they might one day empower us to do a bit more than making a status update from the BART. I have come here to chew bubble gum, and break software…and i’m all out of bubble gum.


Brad Shelby

Vice President, Sales and Business Development

A tireless advocate for transforming health care and improving outcomes. Our mission is saving lives and empowering individuals.


Carrie Lorenzo

Director, Marketing

Building our brand to tell the AliveCor story. Cilantro enthusiast, yogi, appreciator of one-pot recipes.


Christian Miller

Senior Data Analyst

Prefers medians over means, likes using data to inform better decisions, loves his dogs and donuts, ambivalent about pie charts.


Clement Wallace


“Numbers have life; they’re not just symbols on paper.”

–Shakuntala Devi


Daniel White

Success Services Manager

Client Services Guru, Children’s Author, Fitness Aficionado, Music Fiend, Cartoon Savant, & Humor Proficient.

“As far as I’m concerned, if something is so complicated that you can’t explain it in 10 seconds, then it’s probably not worth knowing anyway”

–Calvin from Calvin and Hobbes


David Iskander

QA Engineer

QA Engineer that wore many hats during his career. His hunger for learning never stops. His growing ToDo list never ends. Always seeking better quality!


Doug Biehn

Chief Commercial Officer

“I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life and that is why I succeed. Some people want it to happen, some wish it would happen, others make it happen. I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can’t accept not trying.”

–Michael Jordan

Dr Dave

Dr Dave Albert

Chief Medical Officer, Founder

Just trying to fulfill his mission of ‘saving lives one invention at a time… 36 patents and counting.’


Erin Stone

Director of Customer Operations

Dedicated customer advocate. Pragmatic operational leader. Competitive triathlete. Passionate about transforming healthcare one EKG at a time.


Francis White

VP Sales & Business Development

Francis definitely watched too much Star Trek in his youth and now is living the dream! Enjoying the ‘mini’-challenge of bringing the AliveCor revolution to Europe.


Frank Petterson

VP, Engineering

Everything can be awesome


Hongda Mao

Senior Data Scientist

A data scientist who is trying to bring better healthcare technology through discovering the insights behind the exponential growth and availability of healthcare data. In his spare time, he likes traveling and watching NBA games.


Jacqueline Shreibati, MD, MS

Medical Director

“Better is possible. It does not take genius. It takes diligence. It takes moral clarity. It takes ingenuity. And above all, it takes a willingness to try.”

–Atul Gawande


Jalpa Patel

Director of Sales

“Patients are typically unable to see, let alone keep or contribute to their office visit notes, about their condition and their body that they paid for.”

– Eric Topol, MD

What if patients could see just a bit more?


Jason Gonzales

Senior Software Engineer

I’m a programmer. I love building stuff.


Jim Jenkins

Director, Engineering, Security Officer

Soccer bum turned software engineer. When he is not busy deploying at work, you’ll find Jim running trails with his Black Russian Terrier named Ruso.


Jim Qin

Lead iOS Engineer

Loves building products that matter. Enjoys helping other engineers become more awesome. Aussie - no, I don’t know the words to The Land Down Under.


John Maley


John has guided emerging and high growth technology companies in financial and operational matters for more than 20 years in both the digital media and medical device arenas. When at play, he enjoys cycling, basketball and long distance running.


Jonathan Beck

Director of Hardware

Ensuring that AliveCor devices capture every beat, pulse and waveform. Likes rock climbing, teaching, renewable energy and semiconductor physics.


Lauren Furumoto

Front End Engineer

“He who is not courageous enough to take risks will accomplish nothing in life.”

–Muhammad Ali


Liana Hennum

Director of Sales

Committed to the belief that improving health and wellness can lead to a fuller life for all individuals. Driven by the challenge of providing solutions that help patients and providers meet their goals and achieve better outcomes.


Melissa McClean

Lead Designer

Designer of software solutions that bring hardware devices to life. Boxer, knitter, hiker.


Oleg Orlov

Senior Software Engineer

Software Engineer with respect to user interfaces as much as to bytes and code. Love to make things simple, seek answers and push forward.


Sharon Tracy

VP, Sales and Business Development

If you desire to make a difference in the world, you must be different from the world. Be bold and disruptive; Persevere and advocate for the things that will make a difference, with the end goal of improving outcomes for patients with cardiovascular disease.


Shiela Doyle

Senior QA Specialist

I am passionate with what I do and I like to help people, very fortunate to work in a company that innovates a product that helps identifying heart issues and failures.

“Quality is more important than quantity. One home run is much better than two doubles.”

–Steve Jobs


Shruti Rajagopalan

Senior Regulatory Compliance Specialist

“It’s not that I’m so smart, it’s just that I stay with problems longer.”

–Albert Einstein


Simon Prakash

VP, Products and Design

It is no use saying, ‘We are doing our best.’ You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary.


Terry Huang

Product Marketing Manager

Passionate about giving everyone a chance to live long and prosper. Engage!


Tristen Marsh

Customer Service Advocate

Advocating for our users in the AliveCor Support department. Firmly rooted in reality while highlighting the humorous, whimsical and delicious in life to bring joy to those around him.


Vic Gundotra

Chief Executive Officer

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.”

–Margaret Mead

You love technology and want to make a difference.
We do both, passionately.

We believe that the right talent makes all the difference. We take great pride in our work, and believe in cultivating a creative and productive environment for everyone. Here are some of the benefits you can expect when you join our team!

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