Hector Padron

B.A. from Florida International University

M.B.A. from University of Miami

Hector is an accomplished IT and Operations executive with over 30 years of business experience of which 20 years were spent in health care leadership roles. At present, he is a principal consultant with Accendcio Consulting – a small boutique IT consultancy in South Florida. 

Previously, Hector served as VP of Operations & IT Director for Infinity Behavioral Health Services – the largest revenue cycle management company for behavioral health care treatment centers-overseeing operations for Florida, New York, California, and Montego Bay, Jamaica. 

Hector also worked in the non-profit broadcast industry for 9 years serving as CIO and COO for Truth in Action Ministries. Before his broadcast experience, Hector worked for Tenet Health Systems for 9 years where he held responsibility for a regional multi-hospital biomedical program, regional multi-hospital IT operations, and telecommunications departments. 

Hector began his health care career at Baptist Hospital where he served for 17 years. Hired initially as a student worker, Hector worked part-time until he earned his certification as a cardiovascular technologist at the age of 16. A few years after being certified, he served as Director of the Exercise Tolerance Testing, Peripheral Vascular, and Uro labs.; later transitioning to IT where he served as corporate IT Director responsible for Data Center (NOC) operations for Baptist Health South Florida. 

In his career, Hector has led numerous mission-critical, multimillion-dollar, IT operations and projects ranging from large ERP system conversions to leading multidisciplinary programs. 

During his time in the broadcast industry, Hector executive produced over 10 nationally syndicated short-form documentaries and two 30-minute television shows syndicated in over 250 general stations and 4 television broadcast networks.