Communications Manager, Kaiser Permanente
Carolyn Pexton has more than 20 years experience in communications, public relations, marketing and healthcare. She has presented and published on a variety of topics including Lean Six Sigma, change management and communication within the healthcare industry. In addition to writing more than 200 articles, she co-authored Improving Healthcare Quality and Cost With Six Sigma, published in 2007 by Pearson.
As director of PR and communications for Performance Solutions at GE Healthcare, she managed public relations, marketing communication and strategic communication for GE Healthcare’s consulting business. Additional roles include communications director for MECON, Inc., (prior to acquisition by GE) and ten years with the Tennessee Hospital Association as director of information management.
Branching off from that success, Carolyn launched her own consulting business, Pexton Communications LLC, in 2008.