People: athenahealth Inc (ATHN.OQ)
18 May 2018
Mr. John A. Kane has been appointed Director of the Company., effective January 2, 2018. He has served as a member of our Board of Directors since July 2007. Mr. Kane served as chief financial officer and treasurer of IDX Systems Corporation (“IDX”) from October 1984 until it was acquired by General Electric Healthcare in January 2006, after which he served as a vice president of General Electric Healthcare from January 2006 to December 2006. In addition, Mr. Kane served as the vice president, finance and administration of IDX from October 1984 until May 2001, and then as its senior vice president, finance and administration from May 2001 until January 2006. While at IDX, Mr. Kane guided the company through more than a dozen acquisitions and at various times managed the finance, facilities, legal, human resources, and information systems functions for the company. Since his retirement in 2006, Mr. Kane has served as a director of several private organizations, and also served as a director of Merchants Bancshares, Inc. from 2005 to 2014. Prior to his employment with IDX, Mr. Kane worked as an audit manager at Ernst & Young LLP in Boston. Mr. Kane received his B.S. and a Master of Accountancy from Brigham Young University. Mr. Kane’s experience auditing financial statements at Ernst & Young LLP, directorships with other public companies, and experience as chief financial officer of a health care software technology company led our Board of Directors to conclude that he should serve as a director.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||76,000|
|Restricted Stock Award, USD||225,029|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||--|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||301,029|