Nashville, Tenn. (July 27, 2022) – Centerstone, a national leader in behavioral health and addiction services, has promoted Carol Bean to Chief Financial Officer effective August 1, 2022.
Bean joined the long-established nonprofit in 2014 and most recently served as vice president of finance and assistant treasurer. As Chief Financial Officer, she will manage Centerstone’s revenues of more than $295 million and lead a finance team of 225 professionals, including those working in financial planning and analysis, accounts payable, accounts receivable, purchases and payroll.
Bean will also work alongside Centerstone’s Chief Information Officer to oversee the organization’s strong information technology department.
“I feel blessed to be part of an organization that does such important work, especially with the current national focus on mental health,” Bean said. “Being able to serve alongside our staff to champion our lofty goal of providing life-changing care motivates me every day. We have a group of highly experienced finance professionals at Centerstone, and I look forward to leading the team.
“Carol has always excelled in all facets of financial affairs and leadership here at Centerstone, and I am delighted to have her take on the role of Chief Financial Officer,” said David Guth, Chief Executive Officer of Centerstone. “She has the experience and knowledge to help our organization continue to grow and serve communities.”
Bean first joined Centerstone as assistant corporate controller, then was promoted to director and vice president. Previously, she was Chief Financial Officer at Deloitte Services LLP, Accounts Specialist at Cigna Government Services, Supervisor of Accounting Services at Coventry Healthcare and Regional Director of Accounting at America Service Group.
She holds a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Phoenix and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Accounting from East Tennessee State University.
About the center stone
Centerstone is a nonprofit health system that provides treatment for mental health and substance use disorders. Services are available nationwide through the operation of outpatient, residential clinics, the use of telehealth, and an inpatient hospital. Centerstone also offers specialized programs for the military community, therapeutic foster families, children’s services and employee assistance programs. Centerstone’s research institute provides guidance through research and technology, leveraging best practices for use in all our communities. The Centerstone Foundation secures philanthropic resources to support the work and mission of providing care that changes people’s lives.