Roger Bean, CPA
Mr. Bean joined the American Board of Family Medicine (ABFM) in 1999 as Chief Financial Officer. He assumed the role of Chief Operating Officer in 2007, serving in both CFO and COO roles until 2018. He currently serves as CFO for ABFM, as well for the Pisacano Leadership Foundation and the ABFM Foundation, both of which are supporting organizations of the ABFM.
Mr. Bean graduated from the University of Kentucky and joined the CPA firm of Arthur Young & Company in 1974. He obtained his CPA certificate in 1977 upon passing the CPA exam on the first attempt and completing the required two years of experience. He left Arthur Young to join the CPA firm of Rippe & Kingston in Cincinnati, Ohio, where he worked from 1978 through 1999. In 1984 he became a partner with the firm and was responsible for the operations of the audit department and in charge of the firm’s quality assurance efforts.
Licensed to practice as a CPA in Kentucky and Ohio, Mr. Bean has served on the Ethics Committee of both the Ohio and Kentucky CPA Societies. He is currently serving his ninth year as the Treasurer of the Child Development Center of the Bluegrass and formerly was a six-year board member and Treasurer of the Lexington School.
Mr. Bean is married and has two adult children, one an RN and the other a CPA. Mr. Bean also has two grandchildren.