Mr. Monson has over 25 years of executive healthcare and human service experience with a specialty focus in behavioral health, employment and developmental services, early education and special needs education, and acute/post-acute medical rehabilitation.
His comprehensive management experience encompasses expertise in healthcare and human services operations management, strategic and facility planning, physician recruitment, business development and acquisitions, utilization review, advocacy and public policy, budget, performance improvement, managed care contracting, marketing, and governmental relations and regulatory compliance.
Prior to joining CPES, Mr. Monson was the President and CEO of Fairbanks/Hope Academy, a 110-bed specialty hospital and charter school in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Mr. Monson received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from the University of Minnesota and a Master of Science degree from the University of Arizona. His certifications include Fellow, American College of Healthcare Executives; Senior Member and Certified Quality Manager, American Society for Quality; and National and State Examiner, Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award Program.