The Management Team


Carlos Leyva Esq. is CEO of 3Lions Publishing, Inc. ("3Lions"). His combination of legal, business, healthcare, and technology experience provides collaboration with clients as a trusted adviser, one that understands their legal challenges not as a knowledgeable outsider would, but rather because he has often been in their shoes. 3Lions Publishing, Inc. ("3Lions"), is an online new media company that publishes the HIPAA Survival Guide, one of the most authoritative healthcare regulatory compliance sites on the Internet. He is also Managing Shareholder of The Digital Business Law Group, P.A. Carlos is a nationally recognized authority on HIPAA and his monthly newsletter and webinar are widely read and attended.


Deborah Leyva, RN, HCP, MSHI is 3Lions' Vice President and Chief Operating Officer and Business Development. She is a Registered Nurse with a Master of Science in Healthcare Informatics. Deborah is the Author of the ACO Survival Guide and Co-Author of the HIPAA Survival Guide. She has 17 years experience in technology with various leadership roles from Director of IT at a Fortune 500 company managing a team of 60, to a strategic "top gun" healthcare consultant. She is responsible for Outbound sales, QA, third-party relationships, support, training, and running operations. Deborah also serves as Quality Analyst for 3Lions Publishing’s software product Expresso and Product development.



Mayra Scheuermann is 3Lions' CFO. In addition to these roles, Mayra has played a significant role with respect to all  Products on our Store, as Content Editor and Quality Assurance. Mayra earned her Juris Doctorate from the night program at Loyola University New Orleans’ College of Law while working full-time as a commercial property and casualty insurance underwriter for a Fortune 500 company. Mayra has two decades of experience as trial and appellate counsel in Louisiana State, Federal, and Administrative Law Courts. She is also intimately familiar with the HIPAA regulatory regime, knowledge that is captured and reflected in our products.


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Eran Kabakov is 3Lions' Industry Evangelist. Eran is a physical therapist with 25 years of patient care experience across multiple clinical settings. From his earliest clinical engagements, Eran has been driven to develop technology solutions to optimize conversations in healthcare between providers, patients and caregivers. Over the past 15 years Eran has been focusing on digital health innovation, designing and directing the development of five commercial solutions. He is a proven leader in the HIPAA compliance space. He has been an invited speaker on care communication and patient engagement in major events including Stanford MedicineX, Health2.0 Conference, Cleveland Clinic Innovation Summit, and Lake Nona Impact Forum. Eran is currently the co-founder and CEO of Docola, a care communication platform