CoActiv Management Team
Roger S. Metz
Vice President, Chief Technology Officer and Director of Development
One of CoActiv’s first professional staff members, Roger Metz is an important part of the management team. He participates in both strategic planning and management of day-to-day activities. He was largely responsible for the rapid development of EXAM-PACS® and its success in the competitive world of digital medical imaging.
Prior to joining CoActiv, for 14 years Metz served in various executive positions at CoActiv’s sister company AMSYS, Inc. His most recent position at AMSYS was Senior Network Engineer and Director of Medical and Radiology Support Services.
Metz is a true “computer geek” who also enjoys fast cars, water skiing and mountain biking. A resident of Brookfield, CT, he attended Central Connecticut State University in New Britain, CT, where he majored in Computer Science.
John S. McDougall
Vice President of Operations
John McDougall is responsible for management of CoActiv finance and operations, including purchasing and accounting. He also coordinates PACS, modality and medical equipment leasing with CoActiv’s financing partners.
Before joining CoActiv, since 1990, McDougall held management positions with AMSYS, Inc., sister company of CoActiv. Most recently at AMSYS, he served as the Vice President of Operations with responsibilities that included supervision of the AMSYS IT staff at Danbury Hospital from 1993 to 2002. His role in restructuring and training Danbury staff enabled the hospital to bring its IT desktop support in-house. While at AMSYS, John also worked with both marketing and technical staff to develop standard procedures to address the constantly changing IT environment.
Prior to this, McDougall served with the US Navy, where he retired as a Full Commander USNR-R. His background also includes positions as Contract and Site Manager for American Systems hospital management, Office Warehouse Manager for Snap-On Tools and Controller for American Computer Leasing.
McDougall graduated from the University of Notre Dame. He received an MBA from Western Connecticut State University Ancell School of Business and has numerous certificates and credits in finance and financial planning.
Charles D. O’Neill
Vice President of Client Operations
Charles O’Neill is responsible for the management of CoActiv customer operations, including PACS, RIS and IT installation, maintenance, training and support.
Before joining CoActiv in 2003, O’Neill served in various management and client consulting positions at AMSYS, Inc., sister company of CoActiv. As consulting Director of Information Technology for Advanced Radiology Consultants, he redesigned the practice’s WAN and LAN to integrate RIS, PACS, dictation and voice network systems. Advanced Radiology Consultants is a large radiology practice with sites throughout Southern Connecticut.
While at AMSYS, O’Neill also served for several years as a consulting Manager of Desktop Services for Danbury Hospital in Danbury, CT where he was responsible for the main hospital campus and six off-site locations.
Prior to joining AMSYS in 1996, O’Neill was Marketing Manager for Inset Systems of Brookfield, CT, a premiere graphics conversion and utility company. He also was also responsible for vendor training and educational materials.
O’Neill is a graduate of Fairfield University, Fairfield, CT. He also attended Université Laval, Quebec, Canada, for post-graduate education.
Molly J. McDougall
Molly McDougall is responsible for CoActiv’s marketing, advertising and trade show activities. These include copy preparation, advertising, product literature, website content and press releases. Prior to joining CoActiv, she worked in claims and customer relations at Sentry Insurance. McDougall graduated from the University of Notre Dame’s Mendoza College of Business with a bachelor’s degree in marketing. She resides with her husband in New Milford, CT.