Our Management Team
When Ravi Ganesan started Core Solutions nearly two decades ago, he began the venture as a developer of custom solutions for select organizations in behavioral health and human services. Since then, he has used his passion for entrepreneurship and a rich background in consulting and software development to grow the company into a premier provider for clients of all types and sizes across the country.
Prior to founding the company, Ravi was a systems architect and software developer with Management Concepts, Inc., an IT consulting firm. Before this, Ravi launched his career in the Greater Philadelphia region at New York Life, the nation’s oldest and largest mutual life insurance company. While there, he established a technical assistance program initially developed to help insurance agents integrate technology into their businesses, which evolved to include business consulting, marketing and related support activities.
Ravi received his M.B.A. from St. Joseph’s University in Philadelphia.Meet Ravi Close
Chief Operating Officer
As Chief Operating Officer of Core Solutions, Rachna Bagdi oversees business and solutions architecture across all levels of the company, including process design, redesign and modeling and design of systems solutions and enhancements for behavioral health and human services organizations across the country.
Before joining Core Solutions, Rachna gained extensive programming, consulting and financial analysis experience from some of the top organizations in the healthcare and technology industries. As Team Lead at Siemens Medical Systems (USA), she developed key modules for an application designed to help hospital systems with retrospective analysis of critical patient, clinical and financial data. Prior to her work with Siemens, Rachna was a financial analyst for Temple University Health System (TUHS), where she managed the financial and strategic planning systems for the organization, which has grown into one of the most reputable systems in the region. While there, she was involved in numerous milestone projects, including analysis and development of the Children’s Hospital at TUHS, key involvement with the mergers and acquisition due diligence team and establishment of the Liver, Pancreas & Small Bowel Transplant Unit.
Rachna holds both an M.S. and M.B.A. from Temple University, Philadelphia, and a B.S. from Bombay University, India.Meet Rachna Close
Vice President, Product Engineering
I admire those who maintain discipline, focus, and resolve to achieve such goals. In short, the backbone of my career can be summarized in the following words: attitude is everything. I am a firm believer in the power of hard work and adhere process, integrity, and discipline, for these principles have carried me and my teams through faces of adversity.
Outside of work, I enjoy music, singing, gardening and carpentry. When I’m not busy learning, I often spend time with my wife, son, daughter and my dog.
Once again, we are here as a team to achieve a common goal and I look forward to working with all of you and hope to inspire you all in the focus of the products that we deliver.
"Alone we can do so little, together we can do so much." – Helen KellerMeet Ramesh Close
Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing
Jon Trigg serves as Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Jon focuses on expanding and advancing Core's solutions to best serve the growing customer base and their clients.
Jon has an extensive background in health IT and information services having worked for successful organizations like DuPont, SMS, Siemens, and ECRI. He has been recognized as a digital health expert speaking at events nationwide and on Capital Hill.Meet Jon Close
Senior Vice President, Strategy
Michael Lardieri is known nationally for his expertise and vision in the behavioral health and human services arenas. Mr. Lardieri has held senior level positions at the National Council for Mental Wellbeing, Northwell Health, the largest provider of services in NY state, and the National Association for Community Health Centers. He has extensive managed care experience, and has led both private and publicly funded inpatient and outpatient organizations.
I am pleased to join Core Solutions and I am looking forward to working with the senior team to meet their vision of making EHR, population health, and data analytics technologies available to all patients regardless of the size of the provider organization. Core Solutions' vision of making robust technology ubiquitous for all patients aligns with my personal and professional goals.Meet Michael Close