About Us

Photo of Doug Nelson, Joe Samosky, and John O'Donnell outside of Lumis office at AlphaLab Gear

Our interdisciplinary team has the relevant and necessary expertise to advance simulation-based training solutions for healthcare. The founders have experience in clinical education, curriculum development and integration, biomedical and systems engineering, and academic research. Team members have experience in grant and project management, public policy, data analytics, software development, and public service.

Culture and Values

At Lumis, we are dedicated to building a company that promotes and maintains diversity, equity, and inclusion within our workplace, leadership, partnerships, clientele, and healthcare training solutions. We are committed to creating an environment where all people have equal opportunities for employment and advancement in all company endeavors. Our team is built on the belief that every person has valuable ideas, perspectives, and experiences to offer regardless of race, ethnicity, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, parental status, health or disability (physical and mental), age, socioeconomic status, or gender expression. It is our differences, not our similarities, that are our greatest strength.

Core Team


Lumis’s advisors have executive experience in the healthcare field, have negotiated contracts with state and federal governments, have experience negotiating channel partnerships for sales and distribution, and have helped grow previous companies from start-up to acquisition.