Our executive team is comprised of experienced healthcare providers and executives who have successfully brought leading drug therapeutics and clinical decision-making technologies to the forefront.
Sal J. Rafanelli, RPh
President & CEO
For the past 27 years, Sal J. Rafanelli, RPh, has built a career on his passion for providing excellent patient care and creating innovative companies. His specializations are scalability, revenue growth, and specialty pharmacy. Throughout his career, Mr. Rafanelli has been involved with specialty and infusion related pharmacies including Walgreens/Express Scripts, Caremark, and BioScrip. He was also a founding member of an infusion company called American Disease Management Associates (ADIMA) that was purchased by BioScrip in August 2000, serving as the Director of Clinical Operations. Through innovation and creativity, Mr. Rafanelli was an instrumental part of ADIMA’s growth into a leading specialty and home infusion pharmacy that produced successive monthly revenue growth along with positive earnings for consecutive years since its inception. He also built and ran the BioScrip infusion division for eight years and grew it organically, leading to major net revenue for the company. Mr. Rafanelli was then promoted to President of the east coast division of BioScrip, where he led a team that built five additional sites and developed innovative patient focused programs that tripled revenue organically in the region.
Todd Krasinsky, RN
Chief Strategy Officer
Todd Krasinsky, RN, has dedicated himself to the progression of medicine and improving patient care for almost 25 years. After graduating from Mattatuck College of Nursing in Waterbury, CT and studying Business Management at Post University in Waterbury, CT, Mr. Krasinsky began his career as an acute care nurse in emergency medicine and intensive care and then advanced to become an administrator in nursing management. Following that, he joined BioScrip as the IVIg Product Sales Support Manager and created a niche market for specialty infusion. He became the leader of IVIg therapy sales in the specialty therapy market and formed new territories to expand business development initiatives.
Joe Bissonnette, CPA
Chief Financial Officer
Joseph C. Bissonnette’s extensive background covers 42 years in the accounting, tax and business consulting fields. For the first 15 years of his career, he focused on audit, controllerships and financial management positions in various industries prior. Mr. Bissonnette later founded his own firm and remains the sole owner of Joseph C. Bissonnette & Co. CPAs, and a partner at Audibert, Bissonnette & Co. CPAs. His specific expertise lies in the areas of financial analysis and business planning, tax and accounting issues, and management consulting. Mr. Bissonnette graduated from the University of Connecticut School of Business with a bachelor’s degree in accounting and taxation.
Chief Technology Officer
Scott Kalcic has more than 25 years of information technology management and consulting experience with extensive knowledge in IT operations management, systems implementation, security, and regulatory compliance. Mr. Kalcic studied Business Management and Info Systems Programming at Purdue University and started his professional career at Price Waterhouse (PW) where he worked in internal accounting. While at PW he had the opportunity to assist in the management of their departmental network server system. This fueled his enthusiasm to become a certified network engineer and led to a successful career as a senior-level information technology executive.
Dr. Arturo C. Taca, MD
As a psychiatrist and addictionologist, Dr. Arturo Taca has long been at the forefront of developing innovative solutions for persons struggling with mental health issues such as addiction and treatment-resistant depression.
Dr. Taca graduated from The University of the East Medical School in Manila, Philippines and completed his psychiatric residency training at St. Louis University School of Medicine, where he was the Chief Resident of the Department of Psychiatry. He is adjunct faculty at St. Louis University and continues to teach and supervise residents and medical students. Dr. Taca is also involved in the newly formed Addiction Medicine Fellowship at St. Louis University through the Department of Family Medicine.
Vaughn Bell, MDiv
Senior Vice President, Growth Strategy
Vaughn Bell, MDiv has been dedicated to the addiction and mental health industry for all of her 35 years in the behavioral health industry. Following her graduation from Samford University with a degree in Psychology she completed her Masters of Divinity in Pastoral Counseling from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. While working on her Master’s degree, Ms. Bell worked in inpatient treatment settings with Adolescent substance abuse patients and found her passion helping others find help from addiction, trauma and mental health issues. After receiving certifications in alcohol and drug counseling and marriage and family therapy Ms. Bell worked in a number of psychiatric hospitals within the National Medical Enterprise and Charter Behavioral Health System working directly with clients in counseling and ultimately overseeing the hospital admissions functions, outpatient services, and ultimately marketing and business development. She spent the next 10 years overseeing marketing in sales over multiple hospitals across the country, growing to an oversight of 25 facilities while at Charter Behavioral health across the southeast and Midwest.