Chief Executive Officer
Ms. Gardner is the co-founder and CEO of Avаnсé IT Solutions, LLC. has over 25 years of experience in the healthcare field and 13 years in the health information technology and professional services industries. She is responsible for charting the direction of the company. As a Masters graduate of the University of Maryland’s Nurse Informatics Program, Ms. Gardner immersed herself with all things health IT and used the tools, policies and regulations gained from the educational experience to direct Avance into environments that we successfully engage and support.
She is responsible for transitioning Avаnсé from being a 100% commercial firm, into a certified Women Business Enterprise (WBE) and 8(a) firm that actively executes business with the federal government. Ms. Gardner is responsible for direct contact with the customer’s leadership and is the point of contact (POC) for the government procurement office.