With over 16 years of clinical and healthcare leadership experience, Shawn Valenta oversees the strategic initiatives and operation of the MUSC Center for Telehealth. In this position, he has managed services ranging from the ICU to the home, including a 26-hospital telestroke network and one of the fastest growing school-based telehealth networks in the country. Shawn has developed and managed an $84.4 million budget of state-invested telehealth funds for South Carolina and has successfully executed contracts for nearly 200 state sites. He has also worked collaboratively on statewide strategic planning to further the health of South Carolinians through the formation of the South Carolina Telehealth Alliance. Recently, Shawn became an editorial board member for the online journal Telehealth and Medicine Today.