Corporate Leadership

Derek Morkel Chief Executive Officer

Derek Morkel serves as chief executive officer of HealthTechS3. With more than 20 years experience in both health care and technology industries, Morkel leads the overall strategic direction of the company and oversees operations, growth strategy, and financial performance.


Neil Todhunter serves as president of HealthTechS3. Todhunter brings over 45 years of healthcare experience, of which 40+ years were in the capacity of President and CEO of hospitals ranging from 200 to 300 beds, with services including acute care, behavioral health, home care, skilled care and physician practice management. Neil oversees the operation of HealthTech’s contract management and consulting business, including hospital support services, communications and business development.

Jennifer LeMieux Chief Operations Officer

Jennifer provides strategic business direction for HealthTech LLC, which includes HTS3 and GAFFEY Healthcare. She has 20 years’ experience in sales and operational roles with the majority focused within healthcare and IT. While having begun her career with companies such as McKinsey & Company, Willis Towers Watson, and HCA, she has demonstrated a clear intent in recent years to work with entrepreneurial, high growth companies, including Passport Health Communications, now owned by Experian Health. Ms. LeMieux is chairman of the board for Reboot Alliance, a combat trauma healing program for veterans and first responders. Additionally, she holds leadership positions with TN HIMSS and TN HFMA. She earned a Bachelors’ degree from Mercer University in Georgia and an executive MBA from Belmont University.