Marc Mar-Yohana
2021 ValleyML Distinguished Service Award Recipient

Marc Mar-Yohana

Founder and CEO, OtisHealth

In recognition of his leadership and tireless contributions to the AI community. Mar-Yohana volunteers as a program chair for the industry-leading ValleyML AI Expo conference ensuring that it is professionally produced and of great value to the AI community.

Marc Mar-Yohana served as a program chair to organize numerous talks on contemporary topics in data science, machine learning, and artificial intelligence to benefit the computing and artificial intelligence technology community.

Mar-Yohana is a business executive focused on community healthcare. He is currently the founder and CEO of OtisHealth. He is passionate about finding solutions to help us improve our health and to save lives. Mar-Yohana is developing and implementing AI-enabled systems which will help people actively manage their health and provide early disease detection. Mar-Yohana brings together members of the medical, artificial intelligence, and advocacy communities to solve issues in personal health management and healthcare equity.

To these endeavors, Mar-Yohana brings his career of insights and leadership experience gained evaluating investment opportunities, establishing technology use cases, creating business strategies, building new operations, and transforming businesses. He held executive leadership roles in investment management at safety science company UL and private equity firm Pfingsten Partners; principal strategic consulting roles at NTT Data, M Operations, and Zerinc Technologies; engineering and operations leadership roles with Emerson Electric and Honeywell Aerospace.

Mar-Yohana holds a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Northern Illinois University and an MBA from Arizona State University. He completed an executive leadership program at Yale University as well as Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning coursework at Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Stanford University. Marc served as Adjunct Professor of graduate studies at Saint Xavier University, teaching courses in Global Marketing, Consumer Behavior, and International Business. He is a member of Healthcare Information Management Systems Society (HIMSS) and the Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP). He is also an Industry Advisor for Valley Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence ( and the Conference Program Chair for AI Expo 2021.

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