Jayme Ambrose DNP RN CCM – Chief Executive Officer
Jayme Ambrose is the visionary, founder and CEO behind Adobe Care & Wellness. She’s spent more than 30 years building a career in the healthcare industry. Jayme holds a Bachelor of Science and a Master’s in nursing from Arizona State University. She later earned a Doctorate in nursing and health care administration at Case Western Reserve. Her work coupled with her education gave Jayme an in-depth understanding of and experience in development and case management programs.
Jayme is a member of the Case Management Society of America where she’s served as a board member, and she’s an active member of the Arizona Nursing Association. She also serves as an adjunct professor for doctorate students at A.T. Stills and at ASU teaching RN, BSN and master’s students and develops curriculum.
Pat Duryea, PhD – Chief Inspiration Officer
Patricia (Pat) Duryea earned her bachelor’s in Business Administration with an emphasis in Human Resource Management from Arizona State University. She then served as a Human Resource Director for nearly six years before returning to school to earn a Master of Educational Psychology from Northern Arizona University and a Doctorate in Counseling Psychology from Walden University. Through her career spanning three decades, Pat has worked as a clinical manager, employee assistance program director, an adjunct professor at ASU and she’s owned and operated multiple small businesses. She has extensive knowledge in developing health and wellness programs, and experience in trauma-related counseling. As Chief Inspiration Officer at Adobe Care & Wellness, Pat manages human resources and the development of company culture. She also serves as the compliance officer, receiving complaints, solving issues and reporting them to Arizona Complete Health. She works directly with the management team on leadership development within the organization and monitoring morale. Pat’s overall focus is to ensure that employees feel included and valued in their contributions to the company’s success and to provide them with the opportunity to be the best they can be.
Challas Ray – President
Challas Ray has spent more than a decade building a career in the health care industry. Challas holds a Master’s in Clinical Kinesiology from Eastern Illinois University. After completing his education, he began work with Sara Bush Lincoln Health System, where he helped create and expand an external wellness program for companies interested in providing wellness programs to their employees. Challas is originally from Toledo, Illinois, but now calls Arizona home. He moved to the Valley of the Sun seeking warmer weather and new opportunities. Joining The Beech Group as a Transitional Specialist, it was there Challas met and began collaborating with Jayme Ambrose. In 2017, he joined Jayme’s team to help launch Adobe Care & Wellness. As President of Adobe Care & Wellness, Challas provides oversight of the operational process to improve efficiencies and conducts the cost-benefit analysis of new existing initiatives.
Dr. Tanya Sibrava – Chief Medical Officer
Tanya Sibrava began her career as a physician in 2007, after completing her Doctorate in Osteopathic Medicine at The Ohio University and internship and residency in internal medicine. Tanya grew up in Cincinnati and attended University of Cincinnati where she earned a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology. Tanya spent nearly eight years working as a physician and caring for patients before moving into the role of Medical Director. Prior to joining Adobe Care & Wellness in 2020, Tanya served as the Senior Medical Director for Arizona Priority Care.
At Adobe Care & Wellness Tanya plays a key role in the overall development and strategic plan for the management and delivery of medical services. She provides administrative and clinical leadership to the program directors for the organization’s medical care and case management providers. She also serves as a medical resource for the company, providing medical care training and acting as a liaison to the physician community.
Tanya is an active member in several professional associations, including the American College of Osteopathic Internists, the American Osteopathic Association, American Board of Internal Medicine, and the American College of Healthcare Executives. Tanya is also board certified in internal medicine and will complete a Master’s in Business Administration from Penn State in summer 2021.
Alex Waddell – Executive Vice President, Technology
Alex Waddell is an Arizona native and graduate of Arizona State University, where he earned a Bachelor’s in economics. Alex began his career in IT as a software developer for a home health and case management provider. Over the next four years, Alex took on increasing responsibilities and began earning certifications as a Salesforce developer. In 2018, he was hired as Director of Software Development for Outreach Health Services, where he worked for two years before accepting the position of Executive Vice President of Technology at Adobe Care and Wellness. As EVP of Technology, Alex manages and directs a team of developers and oversees the design and development of the proprietary software that supports the expanding healthcare solutions Adobe Care and Wellness offers. Alex and his department, provide internal staff and external entities with analytics that measures results and helps drives decisions. He and his team also ensure data security for the company’s hardware and software. Alex has earned four Salesforce certifications including platform developer, app builder, data architecture and system manager, and certified system administrator.
Maria Martinez – Vice President, Operations
Maria Martinez started with Adobe Care & Wellness in the call center, making health risk assessment (HRA) calls to members. She soon took on new responsibilities, learning the ins and outs of Salesforce and helping to build the company’s initial technology platform. Maria never expected that her first post-college job would lead to a career in health care solutions. Maria was born and raised in Phoenix and earned a Bachelor of Science in justice studies with a minor in women and gender studies, graduating Summa Cum Laude. She quickly rose to Senior Director of Clinical Services at Adobe Care & Wellness and later to Vice President of Operations. As VP of Operations, Maria oversees the nurse practitioner scheduling and in-home assessments program to ensure members receive the care needed. She is passionate about making health care more accessible to those living in rural areas or lacking the mobility to get to a doctor’s office helping the company grow and expand its ability to help others.