Management Team

You’re not just looking for talented technologists; you want a team of experts who understand your business and can successfully translate technological capabilities into benefits to your bottom line. JET Health Solutions (JHS) has assembled that executive team you’re searching for—technology experts who are also partners in your company’s long-term success.

Asad Shamim, Chief Technology Officer and Managing Partner

It is Asad Shamim’s vision and technical expertise that fuel the development of JET Health Solutions’ products, including the flagship JET Insure. His passion for on-going education drives the entire JHS team to excel at achieving the highest-levels in professional certifications, leading the State of Florida for the greatest number of MCAD, MCSD and .NET certified employees—to build technology solutions that deliver real-world value to healthcare clients.

Amjad Shamim, Chief Executive Officer and Partner

Amjad Shamim brings to clients nearly three decades of experience in leading successful IT implementations for healthcare organizations in both the private and public sectors. Prior to launching JET Health Solutions, Shamim served as vice president for Care Centric (formerly Simione Central/InfoMed), overseeing the development of software solutions for home health, private duty, hospice, long-term care and assisted living providers. A recipient of several prestigious industry and business awards, including High-Tech Executive of the Year by AeA Florida Council Executive Committee, Shamim attained his Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from Florida Atlantic University.

Chris Jackson, Vice President of Sales

Chris Jackson leads the sales efforts for JET Health Solutions. His past healthcare experience includes the Office of the CIO at United Healthcare for Medicare and Retirement (formerly Ovations) where he created strategic roadmaps and enterprise system integration plans for distribution channel management and web analytic portals. He also led the Access-to-Data team providing enterprise analytics for United Healthcare for Military and Veterans Services working with TRICARE. In partnership with Microsoft, Jackson also speaks at healthcare events in Florida discussing mobility use cases and how mobility fits into the future of healthcare.

Vicky Durkin, Vice President of Marketing

Vicky Durkin executes the marketing initiatives for JET Health Solutions products and services with more than 20 years experience in marketing, market analysis and corporate communications, including senior-level roles at media conglomerates Knight-Ridder/McClatchy and Tribune Company. A graduate of Florida International University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Communications, Durkin joined the JET Health Solutions management team in 2009.

Colleen Taylor, Vice President of Operations

Colleen Taylor’s background includes more than 20 years experience in senior-level quality assurance, risk management and operations roles for healthcare technology firms. Before joining the JET Health Solutions executive team in 2003, Taylor served in management positions at Xcelerate Corp (an e-business solution provider) and CareCentric (formerly Simione Central/InfoMed, a home healthcare/HME software solutions provider). Taylor earned her Bachelor of Science and Masters degrees from Florida State University.

Ed Kirchmier, Vice President of Project Delivery

Ed Kirchmier provides clients nearly two decades of IT and management consulting experience, working with numerous Fortune 500 companies, including Ryder, Apple Computer, Burger King, Cendant Corporation, IVAX, Allstate, CNA Insurance, CommerceOne and Accenture (formerly Andersen Consulting). Kirchmier acquired his Bachelors of Science degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Notre Dame.