Tyler Norris, MDiv, Chief Executive


Tyler Norris is one of the nation’s leading voices and most passionate champions for advancing innovative approaches for health and well-being in the United States.

Before joining Well Being Trust as its first chief executive, Tyler served as vice president of Total Health at Kaiser Permanenteone of the nation’s largest health care providerswhere he led initiatives to invest in the economic, social and environmental determinants of health. Partnership is core to how Tyler works, and he has engaged over with leaders across the health and civic sectorsincluding in hundreds of communities in every state, and with organizations such as the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, the W.K. Kellogg Foundation among many othersto advance promising solutions and to scale up those that succeed.

With a master of divinity from Naropa University and more than three decades of experience and leadership advancing population health, Tyler brings a powerful, comprehensive perspective on how to integrate solutions for the benefit of us all.

Tyler is a foundation executive, thought leader and active public speaker, who has been featured in multiple news outlets including Health Affairs, Modern Healthcare, U.S. News & World Report, Outside Magazine and Forbes as well as numerous daily and local newspapers.

Areas of Expertise

  • Systems change and population health
  • Public/private multisector efforts, partnerships and investments
  • Solutions that improve the health of people and places
  • Inflection points for shifting health paradigms

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