Information Solutions

MUSC Information Solutions provides mission-aligned vision, leadership, services, and support. Information Solutions is led by the Chief Information Officer (CIO), who reports directly to the MUSC president and the CEO of the hospital system. The role of Information Solutions is to provide an organizational structure for investments, developments, and delivery of information systems that carry out the missions of MUSC, to provide infrastructure for the systems that support those missions, and to provide a wide variety of information technology services. Information Solutions is guided by its associated governance members, which set priorities and budgets based on organizational values.


Todd Leach, MBA
Enterprise Chief Information Officer

Mark Daniels, Ph.D.
DCIO, Academics and Research
CTO – Chief Technology Officer
Strategy, Planning, Innovation, Architecture

Kathryn Cristaldi, M.D.
Chief Medical Information Officer

Tom Witmer
Chief Data Officer
Governance, EDW, Data Operations

Aaron Heath, JD, CISSP
Chief Information Security Officer and Cybersecurity Counsel
Information Security Governance, Risk, & Compliance, Identity and Access Management, Security Technologies, Security Operations

Trish Gallagher
Chief Nursing Information Officer