Alternate Health Board of Directors

Alternate Health investor relations report on all aspects of the company's key businesses and strategies, and is responsible for managing and communicating information to the public pertaining to the company's operations, managerial organization, and financial standing.

Our Board of Directors

Dr. Michael Murphy, MD

Dr. Michael Murphy M.D. attended the University of Texas College of Pharmacy and the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas, Texas. After medical school, he completed an internship in internal medicine and then a residency in anesthesiology where he served as chief resident for the Audie L. Murphy Memorial VA Hospital and the Bexar County Hospital in San Antonio, Texas. During his 30 plus years of private practice in pain medicine, he founded, operated and eventually sold multiple different health care related ventures. These include multiple ambulatory surgical centers, doing over 45,000 cases per year, 2 large surgical hospitals, an 80,000-square foot medical office campus, an imaging center, physical therapy center and a large medical laboratory. In addition to the medical ventures, he also helped found The Bank of San Antonio where he currently sits on the Board of Directors as well as a registered independent investment company. Dr. Murphy also spoke nationally for Medtronic Neurological and was their keynote speaker for their national sales conference. He has also taught physician practice management seminars across the country for many years. In addition, Dr. Murphy was the founder and Chairman of the Board of what is now one of the largest independent medical groups (anesthesiology) in the country.

Dr. Murphy has established himself as a serial entrepreneur and angel investor. He is also an active member of a group from all over the country that meets to discuss ways to give back to our communities and the world.

Howard Mann
Howard W. Mann
Chief Executive Officer

A prolific entrepreneur, Howard Mann is the founder of Alternate Health and the Co-Founder of DC Netcast Media Group Inc. Making a name for himself in online business and technology, Howard has developed numerous annuity-based membership platforms, social networks, television and video production, animation and merchandising, branding and direct marketing projects.

Howard is a keen investor and developer of entertainment and media assets, having launched innovative projects ranging from social media and gaming to developing, licensing and syndicating various pay-per-view programs and DVD, magazine and related multi-media properties.

As a pioneer in the online gambling industry, Howard operated, managed and divested an early stage software and licensing firm that grew to a tremendous success internationally. Howard is the former Director of New Business Development for World Gaming PLC, and the former Director of Product Development and Marketing for PlayStar PLC. Howard has also made numerous appearances as a commenter and correspondent on a variety of news media programs.

Howard attended Sir Sandford Fleming College in Ontario Canada with a Diploma in "Computers".

James E. Tykoliz

Jim Tykoliz is an experienced entrepreneur and an online business pioneer. As the co-founder of DC Netcast Media Group Inc., he leveraged his expertise in digital marketing, online sales and emerging technologies to build, grow and manage profitable businesses across diverse industries. With over 27 years of experience, Jim is a skillful negotiator, maximizing resources and profitability in every project and acquisition. As an early innovator in the dotcom industry, Jim has kept pace with digital and technological advances, carving out opportunities in new markets.

Jim’s educational background includes degrees in economics and finance from the University of Western Ontario. Beginning his career with A.C. Nielson Market Research, he handled major accounts for key clients, including pharmaceutical and packaged goods firms. During this time, Jim developed his knowledge of predictive data analytics, market analysis and syndicated research services. This foundation has made Jim a leader in data-driven marketing for business operations, online promotions and marketing campaigns.

Jeff Langenbach

Jeff Langenbach has 25+ years of experience in finance, M&A, management and corporate development. He has significant international experience with business activity in over 30 countries on six continents. He spent 12 years on Wall Street with DLJ, CS-First Boston and Credit Suisse raising debt & equity capital, advising on M&A transactions and helping form JVs. During this period, he helped raise over $10 billion, advised on numerous cross-border M&A assignments and participated in over 20 IPOs. He has spent the past 10 years with Vanta Education (FKA Apollo Education Group), as part of the Company’s senior management team. Jeff led the formation of Apollo Global, an international subsidiary, which had worldwide operations in Australia, Brazil, Chile, South Africa, Germany, Mexico, the UK, India, and the US, and revenue over $500 million.

Jeff received a Master's in Management degree from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University (Dean's List), and graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a Bachelor's in Business Administration (cum laude).

George Mull
George Mull

George Mull is a California attorney with substantial experience in advising clients in a wide variety of areas, including First Amendment and constitutional issues, cannabis law and governance, and complex business-litigation. George is also an expert in legally growing, packaging and distributing CBD and THC related products and is one of the leading voices in California and national cannabis law and policy. George has more than 25 years of experience in cannabis law and drug policy and was founder and president of the California Cannabis Association. Over his long career as a cannabis business lawyer and advisor, he has developed close relationships with leading cannabis growers and manufacturers throughout the state, including strong ties to those in the Humboldt County region. He began his career as an associate at the law firm of Gibson, Dunn Crutcher, LLP. George holds a B.A. from Loyola Marymount University and a J.D. and L.L.M. from the McGeorge School of Law at the University of the Pacific in Sacramento, California.

Kyle Kemper

Kyle Kemper is a Canadian technologist, blockchain expert, and problem-solver. He is a visionary, a connector, and an artist. He has traveled the world, observing, learning, and sharing knowledge with people from all walks of life. He educates and inspires people to be positive, proactive, and passionate. His career includes experiences in a diverse array of industries including venture capital, mobile application development, marketing, communications, event facilitation, and, for the past 5 years, blockchain technology & cryptocurrency.

Since 2013, Kyle has accumulated more than fifteen thousand hours in blockchain experience working with numerous companies within the ecosystem. Since 2015, Kyle has served as the Executive Director of the Blockchain Association of Canada where he represented industry interests and educated government, NGOs, and regulatory bodies on the opportunities and promise of Blockchain technology. In 2018, he published his first book titled “The Unified Wallet: Unlocking the Digital Golden Age” in which he describes what a universal wallet might look like and how impactful it could be in transforming payments, digital identity, records management and privacy.

A firm believer in love, liberty, and honorable value creation, Kyle Kemper seeks to have a positive impact on the world and is relentless in his drive to bring about positive social change. Kyle is looking forward to serving on the board of directors for Alternate Health. His knowledge and experience will help guide the company as it leverages blockchain technology to revolutionize payment, compliance, tax collection & supply chain tracking systems for the cannabis industry.

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