Visionary's leadership team, Eleanor (Ellie) Thornton and Michael D. Thornton Sr., have more than 30 years of experience in their respective areas of expertise. These areas include disease management, health education, and health administration. The principal consultants of Visionary also specialize in health information technology and the management of large-scale programs and projects. Our leaders believe that optimum promotion of health and responsible management of chronic disease are dependent upon on a health care system that is capable of reaching all individuals and integrating personal health care with population based public health.
Eleanor and Mike are active members of numerous organizations and associations, including the Health Information Management Systems Society (HIMSS), where Mike serves as co-chair of the HIMSS Small Business and Diversity Roundtable. Both are volunteer members of the National Health Information Technology Collaborative for the Underserved Education and Outreach, Policy, and Privacy and Consent workgroups. Eleanor is also a member of the American Public Health Association, American Association for Respiratory Care, Association of Asthma Educators and the Society for Public Health Education.