As Chief Technology Officer, Erick Peters is responsible for aligning Cognosante’s strategy, innovation, and solution development with current and emerging technology trends. Working within the Cognosante Solutions Lab and across the firm for direct customer engagement, Erick supports numerous teams to lead the company’s technology evolution. He ensures that the solutions we develop for our customers and the role we play in modernizing healthcare delivery are built upon a smart, integrated foundation of proven and emerging technologies.
A technology-focused professional with extensive senior leadership experience and over 20 years of experience in enterprise solution development, solution architecture, and information technology security, Erick uses technology to solve functional challenges. His areas of expertise include technology innovation, enterprise architecture, systems engineering, software development, and solution delivery, supplemented by a decade of experience in health information technology. Erick was Chief Technology Officer (CTO) for LongView International Technology Solutions, delivering health IT solutions for Veterans. He was also Vice President of Architecture and Technology for Vangent Inc., where he delivered advanced solutions for Active-Duty soldiers in support of the military health system.
Erick, a Navy Veteran and a graduate of Nuclear Power School, received a Bachelor’s degree in Nuclear Engineering Technology and a Master of Business Administration degree in Management Information Systems from the Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland, College Park.