Clinical Affairs Administrative Staff
Senior Director - DSRIP and NAIP Project Manager
As the director and program manager for the health care Delivery System Reform Incentive Program (DSRIP) and the Network Access Improvement Program (NAIP) at TTUHSC El Paso, Casillas brings over 30 years of account, contract, and project management experience in the delivery of information technology (IT) services to clients in the health care, manufacturing, and mining industries. Additionally, Casillas has over 10 years of experience in higher education, including teaching IT courses and advising IT students. He has worked with Electronic Data Systems (EDS), Hewlett-Packard (HP), the Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education (the Laguna campus in Torreón, Mexico), and the University of Phoenix Santa Teresa Learning Center in New Mexico. He is a native El Pasoan and is married with three sons. Casillas has a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering from the Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education and a master's degree in information systems from Virginia Tech. Casillas is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP).
Victor Quiroz brings over 14 years of information systems and data analysis experience to the departments of clinical affairs and quality improvement. His roles as a lead analyst include providing data analysis to executive staff in order to implement decision making strategies. His academic accomplishments include a bachelor's degree in information technology, an associate's degree in microcomputer applications/networking, and he holds four certifications as a Microsoft Office user specialist.
Erika Miranda brings over ten years of contact center experience to the Texas Tech Physicians of El Paso contact center. Her role encompasses serving as the direct point of contact and daily running and operations of the center. Ms. Miranda is a native of El Paso and graduate of the Maxine L. Silva Magnet High School for Health Care Professions. Her academic accomplishments include a bachelor's degree in multidisciplinary studies with concentration areas in general sciences, social sciences, and linguistics from the University of Texas at El Paso.
Angel Aguila brings over six years of programing, design, implementation, and consulting experience focused in machine learning algorithms in the public and private sector. He has experience in a wide range of computer languages, such as C, SAS and R, in addition to experience managing large volumes of data from multiple sources. Throughout his career, he has worked with clients in various industries (health care, banking, insurance, oil and gas, and government) successfully delivering business applications that met, and most of the time, exceeded the client’s expectations. Now in his role as a lead analyst, he provides data analysis to executive staff to implement decision-making strategies for the DISRIP and NAIP projects.