Matt Carlen is Vice President of health and wellness for Centegra Health System. He joined Centegra in 2012 to lead the operations of both Centegra Health Bridge Fitness Centers, Centegra’s employee and corporate wellness programs, and the Centegra Wellness Center at Del Webb in Huntley. In addition to these operations, he leads and collaborates across Centegra’s integrated delivery model to advance the integration of prevention and wellness into the ways Centegra cares for the community.
He earned two Bachelor of Science degrees from Lock Haven University in Pennsylvania, one in recreation and fitness management and the other in health and physical education. He is currently pursuing his Master of Business Administration from Colorado State University.
He said he was drawn to Centegra’s leading-edge commitment to community wellness. He wanted to work with leaders and associates who are dedicated to getting community members well and keeping them well, and he felt an immediate connection to Centegra’s mission, vision and values.