At the Office
Mary is the thought leader and creator behind the LHD Population Health program. She joined the LHD team in October of 2013 and brought a fresh perspective to the world of employee benefits. Having spent 23 years on the provider side of the healthcare industry provides Mary with the unique ability to see the big picture in healthcare and develop outside-of-the-box strategies and solutions. She has specific expertise in wellness solutions, disease management, utilization management and clinic integration. Prior to joining LHD, Mary served as the Director of Employee Health for American Health Network.
Mary is motivated by a genuine desire to make a lasting difference in the evolving world of healthcare. She partners with employers to analyze the health risk factors of employee populations alongside historical medical spend to identify areas of opportunity. Armed with better understanding of the health and financial challenges that a specific employer is facing, she develops integrated strategies that include wellness program design, health care benefit utilization and employee communication. These strategies are designed to help employers and employees better manage medical expense by improving employee health outcomes.
Outside of the Office
Mary has been married to her husband for 27 years and together they have 4 incredible children. She is a very active member of the community spending a significant amount of time on committees and boards that are working to help improve the health of Hoosiers. When she isn’t leading the charge for a healthier Indiana, Mary enjoys exercise, gardening and water skiing.
University of Michigan – Bachelor of Science degree in Biology
University Indianapolis – Master of Science degree in Physical Therapy
Associations & Involvement
Top 10 by 2025 Indiana Project
Indiana Employers Forum
National Wellness Institute
American Diabetes Association
Indiana State Council SHRM – 2014 HR Indiana Conference, Breakout Session
Indiana Chamber of Commerce – 2013 Greater Lafayette Wellness Symposium
National Wellness Institute – 2012 Annual Conference
Indiana Chamber of Commerce – 2012 & 2014 Wellness Summit