Paul strives for a life of meaning to fuel both heart and soul. His "heart work" includes time for family and adventures, serving as a health coach, windsurfing, skiing and disc golfing. His "soul work" embraces volunteerism, including missions in Africa, reading and exploring nature.
Paul Terry, Ph.D.
Chief Executive Officer
As CEO of StayWell Health Management, Paul Terry directs client support, program evaluation, research and industry leadership and ensures the highest quality in program development and delivery. Additionally, Paul leads strategic planning and market presence, and provides consulting expertise on customer programs.
Prior to StayWell, Paul was the president and CEO of the Park Nicollet Institute, the research and education division of Park Nicollet Health Services in Minnesota. He also was a member of the health education faculty at St. Cloud State University and Hamline University.
Paul, a former Senior Fulbright Scholar and a past president of the Minnesota Public Health Association, serves as an editor of the American Journal of Health Promotion. Widely published in professional journals, Paul co-authored patient publications that have won awards of excellence. He co-authored four books including “Well Advised: Your Guide to Making Smart Health Decisions”. Paul holds a Ph.D. from the University of Minnesota and a master’s degree from Minnesota State University at Mankato, where he was honored with the Distinguished Alumni Humanitarian Award.