Mary Jo Bean Norton’s Strategic Planning Business Development

Ms. Bean has more than 30 years’ experience in health care with 21 years at Norton Healthcare, which followed a career in public accounting with Ernst & Whinney.  Ms. Bean is responsible for Norton’s strategic planning, business development, regulatory and community benefit reporting, cost accounting/analytics and clinical quality reporting teams.  Subsequent to her public accounting career, she worked with Humana and United Healthcare as well as with three development stage companies focused in the healthcare service industry.  She received her bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Louisville and later obtained her CPA license while working at Ernst & Whinney.  On a personal note, Ms. Bean loves traveling, especially to the beach, with her husband, Don, whom she married in 2015.  She also loves outdoor and daily exercise activities, which provide her stress relief.  She has two children by marriage, Emily and Grant, along with her furry four legged first ‘child’, Miga (her chihuahau).