Lawrence (Larry) Herman is President of Palantir Healthcare, LLC, a consulting firm specializing upon the education of advanced practice providers. Larry is an adjunct professor at the University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas. He recently retired as Dean and Professor at a College of Health Sciences in North Carolina. He is a graduate of the Stony Brook PA program and also holds a Master's in Public Administration degree in healthcare administration and finance from Long Island University. He has authored book chapters, numerous articles, and been an invited speaker internationally and nationally. He recently completed a five-year term on the Board of Directors of AAPA where he served as President and subsequently Chair of the Board of Directors.