Switchboard Health, a digital health startup building a national network of specialty care providers, announces today the hiring of Aaron Murrell as Vice President of Engineering. In this role, Aaron will lead Switchboard’s engineering organization, establishing strategic technical direction and ensuring operational success.
“Aaron’s experience as a leader and developer make him an ideal fit for the Switchboard Health team,” said Switchboard Co-founder and CEO Derek Baird. “He comes with a strong track record of success and a deep understanding of what it takes to build a successful product in the healthcare space. We’re thrilled to have him join us.”
Aaron previously worked at the intelligent automation company Olive AI, as Vice President of Platform Engineering. He has 23 years of experience as a leader and engineer.
“Switchboard offers a rare opportunity to break fresh ground in healthcare, driving meaningful progress in the delivery of virtual specialty care,” said Aaron. “I’m exhilarated to be a part of such an important mission, particularly one that removes pain from the patient experience.”
Aaron is based in Houston and has a bachelor’s degree in computer science from Baylor University.
About Switchboard Health
Switchboard Health helps payers, health systems, employers, and at-risk providers leverage virtual care solutions at scale. Its national network of vetted virtual specialty providers improves care access, lowers costs and provides much-needed support to patients seeking timely specialty care. Switchboard is headquartered in Boise, Idaho and led by digital health veteran Derek Baird. The company launched in 2022 with the backing of Route 66 Ventures. Learn more at switchboardhealth.com.