Rudy Xavier brings to LLCC a unique combination of Teaching, Business Analytics, and Marketing experience from over 20 years at high-tech software companies from Digital Equipment Corporation and Honeywell Information Systems, to Xerox. Rudy was the Project Lead for very large systems such “VA-TARGET”, which manages U.S. Veterans’ benefits for all 146 V.A. Regional Offices and 26 Medical Centers. Leveraging his in-depth experience in business intelligence and leading edge Computational Linguistics software, Rudy served as Vice President/GM for a division of Xerox PARC in Palo Alto, CA. He subsequently started his own company, IntelliDex, Inc. which makes it possible for health professionals worldwide to search all Pharma databases in any of 23 languages, summarizing structured and unstructured data at the unprecedented speed of 50 pages per second! He was a highly sought consultant to the top ten drug companies in the clinical trials space & has taught at the university level at Georgia Tech.Rudy holds a BA in Premed, MS in Psychology, & a 2nd MS in Computer Science. He sings Lead in the Gold Coast Barbershop Chorus, leads the 5 Cities Folk Jam Group, plays folk and classical guitar, and has lead discussions as a speaker for 10 years in the management of Memory Loss as a Bay Area Facilitator for the Alzheimer’s Association. His LLCC course “Coping with Dementia” will be offered again sometime this year as well as "Demystifying Your Home Computer #2"