Marie Myka Texas, MS, MBA
Director of Project Development and Award Management, NAAHP
Myka Texas is a Healthcare IT Professional currently working in the specialized field of Electronic Health Records and Practice Management Technology. She serves as a Solutions Manager at Altera Digital Health with a focus on Market Segment Management, Value Realization and Organizational Readiness. She has worked on health innovative software for companies such as GE Healthcare, Microsoft, and Partners Healthcare Corporate IT in Boston. She holds a bachelor’s degree in economics and French from UMASS Amherst, studied abroad at the University of Grenoble in France, holds a master’s in software engineering from Brandeis University, and Healthcare MBA from George Washington University. She has also attended the IAE Business school in Argentina, focusing on the Latin American landscape for Emerging Markets.
Myka is an advocate at heart and believes in the power of collaborations of the Diaspora to have greater impact towards the restoration of her beloved country Haiti. She serves as Director of Program Management on the NAAHP Executive Management Team and has been working with NAAHP as conference staff since 2014. She was the Co-Chair of the Miami conference and gala in 2015, Washington DC in 2016, New York City in 2017, and Miami in 2018. Myka seeks opportunities where she can contribute towards the development of Haiti through empowerment and all-around systematic reforms. She is a supporter of various groups and entities with focus on advocacy and economic growth through action driven initiatives with concrete ground level impacts.