Steven H. Stumpf, Ed.D

Founder and Principal

AI / IoT / VR / AR / technical writing.

Co-Founder/CEO. Health professions consultant. Deploying healthcare technology with underserved communities and provider groups is a priority. Proven history in strategic planning, project development, program implementation, program evaluation, reporting, data collection. Fund raising, health professions education, complementary and alternative medicine, and technical writing. Stumpf and Zalunardo have developed businesses in digital imaging for diabetic retinopathy, training and placement for recovered addicts as Peer Counselors, and practice growth for dentists. At USC they directed the leading telemedicine shop in Southern California.

Sean Story, M.S., C.C.I.P.

Senior Information Technology Consultant

For over ten years, Sean Story has helped hundreds of businesses and individuals throughout the United States with their Information Technology. Clients trust Story with their needs in cybersecurity, internet privacy, network design and maintenance, wireless networks, VOIP communication systems, endpoint (PC, Mac, Linux) management and support, friendly non-geek user training & information system instructional design, advanced online educational curriculum design and delivery, custom website development, hardware and software procurement, information technology project management, and information technology budgets.

Story’s areas of expertise in the specialization of cybersecurity include information security risk analysis, risk assessment, risk mitigation, contingency planning, intrusion detection, evidence collection, network auditing, threat anticipation, secure network and system design, cyber intelligence investigations, and digital forensics.

He holds his Bachelor’s and Master’s of Science degrees from Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles in addition to receiving numerous professional certifications in his field. Story is an active member of the Playa Venice Sunrise Rotary club.

Leine Delker, Ph.D.


Dr. Delker is a licensed clinical psychologist who was a principal in one of the earliest – 1998 – telepsychiatry services in the nation. Delker, Stumpf and Zalunardo funded and implemented telemental health evaluations for children and parents at CHMC.. She has maintained a private psychotherapy practice in Pasadena, California with specialties in trauma, chronic pain, mood disorders and chronic illness. She is a Medical Examiner for the State of California.

Rod Zalunardo, Ed.D

Founder and Principal

community telehealth / Mr. Knox-Keene / balance that spreadsheet / sees through the veil / telemedicine pioneer.

Co-Founder/CFO. 30 years experience as CEO, COO and CFO in healthcare technology, a Knox Keene dental HMO, and business and retail banking technology. Ready to implement a telemental health service for the right provider group. Zalunardo’s strengths include financial forecasting, business plan development, strategic marketing, grants program development, revenue stream creation, contract management, data-base design, and team building. Rod was point person with California DHCS and DMHC. If the Boy Scouts gave badges in corporate skills (Rod is a lifelong Boy Scout leader) his would be in flexibility within an organized framework, and productivity on budget and on time.

Lizette Alvarez, MBA

Chief Operations Officer

international business opportunities / make it fit / did we consider this?

COO. Problem solver whose skills and experience helps clients forecast and prevent disasters to save money and face, focus on evidence-based research to deliver quality results. Tech savvy writer and speaker in the US and abroad. Cross functional expert in government, private-public sectors, foundations, start-ups, and political agencies. She brings experience and expertise in Global Health, Cultural Competency and Cost Efficiency. Her business and legal background adds value for HCP clients. Her work is the essence of ethical and socially responsible organizational leadership.

Ted Priebe LA.AC, OMD, QME


Dr. Priebe is one of the foremost practicing acupuncturists in the country. His approach is based in mainstream medicine. He has worked in orthopedic practices throughout his healthcare career. Ted trained with the top Western medicine acupuncturist and theorist Deke Kendall. Ted and Steven Stumpf have worked together for 15 years to merge acupuncture practice with mainstream medicine.

William Nicely


data doctor / data architect / data strategist / data planning and execution / data quality / IT skills serious as a heart attack

Business Intelligence Director who plans, constructs and operates BI software from distance and on-site. Extensive experience across multiple industries including healthcare, sales and supply chain, data warehousing vendors, HMOs, and physician groups. William plugs holes or builds over them.