Dana D. Sellers


Dana Sellers is the CEO of Encore Health Resources, one of the fastest-growing consulting firms in the Healthcare IT industry, and one of Modern Healthcare’s “Best Places to Work in Healthcare” for two years in a row.  Dana has more than 25 years’ experience in healthcare, technology, and consulting.  She works with healthcare providers across the U.S., helping them bring about positive change through improved processes, enabling technology, and the insights that come from business intelligence and health analytics.  Dana has assisted both small and large provider organizations with strategic planning, has managed large clinical transformation projects, and has served as CIO for an academic teaching hospital and for a large integrated delivery network.

Dana has broad experience in healthcare and information technology.  Before founding Encore in January 2009, Dana was President and Chief Operating Officer of Healthlink, which at the time was the largest privately-held, provider-focused healthcare information system consulting firm. When IBM acquired Healthlink, Dana served as a Partner in IBM's Global Business Services organization and leader for the U.S. Healthcare Provider team. 

Dana’s career has also included leadership roles in DuPont Healthcare Products and Trinity Computing Systems.

Dana is involved in healthcare and healthcare technology at a national, state and local level.  Dana has served on the Board of the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME), the CHIME Foundation, and the CHIME Education Foundation.  She is committed to improving the health of her local community, as well, and is a past Chair of the Board of Healthcare for the Homeless in Houston, where she lives.

Video:  HIMSS11 Perspective Featuring Dana Sellers

View the HIMSS11 Perspective Video Featuring Dana Sellers, CEO of Encore Health Resources.  Dana’s message is clear: the foundation of the future success in healthcare is all about the data.