Roger Bean

Roger Bean, CPA

Mr. Bean served as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) for the American Board of Family Medicine from 1999 – 2021 and served as its Chief Operating Officer from 2007 – 2018.  He also was the acting CFO of the Pisacano Leadership Foundation and the ABFM Foundation, both supporting organizations of ABFM. Now semi-retired, Mr. Bean serves as CFO and Executive Director of the ABFM Foundation.

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 eleventh year as the Treasurer of the Child Development Center of the Bluegrass, currently serves on the board of directors of the Lewy Body Dementia Association 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.