Mary Beth Haugen

President / CEO

Mary Beth Haugen, President and Chief Executive Officer

Mary Beth Haugen is the founder and CEO of Haugen Consulting Group and Haugen Academy. She has over thirty years of experience in the health care industry. Mary Beth believes in developing creative solutions to meet the specific needs of each client. She takes pride in leading an amazing team of experienced healthcare experts. Mary Beth is passionate about maintaining a culture where innovation is encouraged and the team has opportunities to gain knowledge and expand skills while doing meaningful work.

Prior to launching Haugen Consulting Group, Mary Beth held leadership roles in information services and health information management in a variety of healthcare settings.

Mary Beth is a passionate supporter of the HIM profession. She has previously served as a board member for AHIMA, AHIMA Foundation and the Council on Education and Excellence (CEE), AHIMA Leadership Advisory Panel, AHIMA’s Academic Task Force and several offices for CHIMA. She has served as a member of AHIMA’s EHR Practice Council and also serves on University of Cincinnati HIM Program Advisory Board. Mary Beth was the proud recipient AHIMA Triumph Award for Leadership and CHIMA Distinguished Member Award.

Mary Beth is a nationally known speaker and author on topics such as ICD-10, information governance, the legal health record, integration of healthcare technology, health information management and leadership. Haugen Consulting Group is the proud recipient of the CHIMA President’s Award and Colorado Company to Watch.

Mary Beth earned her bachelor’s degree in Medical Records Administration from St Louis University and received her master’s degree in Health Services Administration from Regis University in Denver, Colorado. She is a Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA).

Mary Beth works, plays, and enjoys life with her husband, two boys, and their two dogs, Betty and Wilma, in Denver, Colorado.


Mary Beth is a nationally known speaker on topics such as ICD-10, the legal health record, integration of healthcare technology, e-discovery, managing electronic health records, managing IT projects and leadership. Interested in having Mary Beth speak at your event?