Stephanie L. Reel, MBA, has been in her present role since January 1999. She is also Vice President for Information Services for Johns Hopkins Medicine, a post she has held since 1994. She leads the implementation of the strategic plan and operational redesign for information services, networking, telecommunications, as well as, clinical, research and instructional technologies. Under her direction, the Health System implemented a version of the electronic patient record which was honored for its innovation by Computerworld magazine and the Smithsonian Institution.
Reel is the 2002 recipient of the National CIO 20/20 Vision Leader Award and was named CIO of the Year 2000 by the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives. She is a member of Educause, the Healthcare Information Systems Executive Association, the College of Healthcare Information Systems Executives, and the Healthcare Information Management and Systems Society, and the Inaugural Board of Directors Member of the National Alliance for Health Information Technology. She currently serves on the client advisory boards of IBM, GE Medical Systems, Eclipsys, Verizon, Compuware, and the Information Systems Advisory Council for the US Department of Homeland Security.
Reel graduated from the University of Maryland with a degree in information systems management and holds an MBA from Loyola College in Maryland.