Mary Ellen Rose

Advisory Board Member at Bonfire Digital Wellness
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Bio

Experienced and results-focused consultant with involvement in private industry, federal government, and social agencies. Proven record of guiding clients to align activities and strategic priorities to measurably improve business processes, data management and use, support decision making, and enhance team cohesion, collaboration, and production.

Over thirty years experience in the health sciences with progressively expanded knowledge toward improving the applicability of research into sensible and relevant practices. Uses analytical capabilities and data mining to decipher workplace factors influencing health, safety, and productivity. Veteran educator and subject matter expert (SME) in social determinants of health (SDOH), stress management, chronic disease, and comprehensive health promotion. Expertise in organizational health and wellness program development and implementation. Created systematic, process-based, analytical tool to guide effective health promoting innovations that are grounded in science, utilize multi-disciplinary best practices, and incorporate educational and behavior-based strategies.

Widely published. Primary author and contributor in papers, textbook chapters, journal articles, and curriculum resources addressing broad spectrum of health policies, research, and practices. Actively serving on military-focused and other health promotion boards including an international health data standards committee for SDOH and international health promotion organizations.