Lynn Severson


Lynn Severson brings 25 years of healthcare finance experience.  She began her career with Essentia Health in Duluth, MN and has experienced the transformation of healthcare as the organization evolved and grew substantially over the years into an integrated system comprised of small rural clinics and hospitals to larger urban facilities.  

Lynn’s experience has spanned both financial and operational accounting, she has overseen multiple decision support system implementations and has been an integral leader in developing a collaborative partnership with operations. Her current role is focused on transforming the management accounting function by implementing a platform and processes that bring advanced planning and analytics, costing and decision support information to the organization.  

Lynn received her bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Wisconsin and her master’s degree in business with a focus in healthcare administration from Concordia University St. Paul.