Global Blockchain Center of Excellence Inc.
The Global Blockchain Center of Excellence Inc, dba Blockchange, will serve as a forum to increase knowledge and awareness of blockchain technology and its applications across industries. This non-profit, pan-industry initiative will support the visibility, growth, use, standards, best practices and the commercialization of this emerging technology. At its core, the GBCoE will act as a central educational hub for Blockchain and its application which will support the development of use cases in business and government.
Board of Directors
Chair - Tamara StClaire
Tamara StClaire is GuideWell’s Vice President of Innovation, where she helps to identify and deliver solutions that help GuideWell better serve its customers and communities. Tamara holds an impressive track record in health care innovation, including nearly a decade with Xerox that culminated in her serving as Chief Innovation Officer for the company’s $3 billion health care business. In this role, she created and managed the division’s new product strategy and innovation portfolio. Early in her tenure with Xerox she served as Chief Business Officer of its Palo Alto Research Center, a provider of customer research, development and technology services. Tamara’s background also includes leadership roles in the pharmaceutical industry with Abbott Labs and Roche, and with multiple health care startups. Most recently, she was Chief Operating Officer of BaseHealth, Inc., a predictive health platform designed to forecast health risks and manage population health.
Tamara holds a Ph.D. in chemistry from the University of California, Davis, an MBA with a focus in finance, from Columbia University, and a Bachelor of Science in biochemistry from San Francisco State University. Among many honors, she was named to Health Data Management’s Most Powerful Women in Healthcare IT in 2016 and has been a three-time HIMSS social media ambassador.