As chief technology officer (CTO) of Dinocrates, Jim St. Clair leads the company’s Technology Solutions in both emerging and commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) technologies, in addition to developing the technical strategy including goal-setting, options, risk analysis, and alignment with Dinocrates’ customer business objectives. St. Clair is leading the Dinocrates transformation technology initiatives in the advisory and adoption of blockchain, robotic process automation (RPA), and addressing ongoing challenges in security and compliance, including the internet of things (IoT), the European Union General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), and the National Institutes of Standards and Technology (NIST) Cybersecurity Framework.
St. Clair has over 20 years of experience in technology, innovation, and compliance. He has worked with several large and small advisory firms and system integrators, providing IT governance, security, architecture, project management and managed services. In this capacity, he was also actively involved in cloud security and IT auditing, including assessment and certification of one of the nation’s largest cloud providers offering services to the federal government. St. Clair has conducted numerous Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and Sarbanes-Oxley audits, and managed a $7 million risk management and security practice area.
Recent dramatic changes in technology and healthcare delivery inspired St. Clair to create the Institute for Healthcare Financial Technology, which is dedicated to improving the healthcare value chain to reduce costs and streamline access and delivery of healthcare. The Institute builds on the innovations of financial, insurance and healthcare technology, especially in such concepts as blockchain and distributed ledgers.
Prior to joining Dinocrates, St. Clair served 10 years in the U.S. Navy, serving in various capacities along the East Coast and Washington, D.C. During this time, he served in several federal working groups in technology and national security.
St. Clair earned a Bachelor of Arts in business administration from the University of Mississippi. He is a Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), a Six Sigma Green Belt (SSGB) with the American Society for Quality (ASQ), and a Project Management Professional (PMP).