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Ryan Lavender

Vice President

Ryan Lavender currently serves as Vice President of LWSI. Ryan grew up in Little Rock, Arkansas and earned his bachelors of science in Chemistry and Biology from Ouachita Baptist University.
Ryan began working at LWSI in 1991 while still in high-school performing the off-hours service bureau printing. Since then, Ryan has been involved in all aspects of the business operations. Responsibilities have included product design, development, implementation, support, end-user training, software demonstrations, human resources, accounting, as well as overseeing all day to day operations.
Ryan will be the first to tell you that he constantly asks himself how LWSI can better improve the product and or processes to help customers more efficiently serve their patients. In his current role, Ryan is working to build strategies, facilitate planning sessions and drive change activities required to maintain product operations and competitiveness in today’s market. His goal is to allow LWSI to continue to build a product that is user-friendly and cutting edge … a product that is truly “inspired by you”.