MARY B. LUCAS
CTO, Supplemental Health Care
Mary B. Lucas is an author, speaker and people connector.
As Chief Talent Officer for Supplemental Health Care Mary and her team focus on creating solutions that enhance the talent experience and deliver efficiencies to the organization in the areas of both talent attraction and engagement.
Mary has more than 35 years of staffing industry experience. Starting her career as a recruiter just out of college, she has spent her entire career in staffing focusing on finding people work and companies’ people.
In 2006, she published the highly successful book, Lunchmeat & Life Lessons, a motivational memoir and tribute to her father on how to bring out the best in yourself and others. The book’s momentum took off immediately and its impact felt around the world. Companies, professional organizations and universities have invited Mary to speak to audiences large and small and share her wit and wisdom. She has spoken to thousands of people at hundreds of corporate audiences, commencement addresses and professional meetings with one mission: to share life lessons that help people create meaningful connections and inspire themselves.
Mary makes her home in Kansas City with her husband, Scott, and their two sons. She is involved in philanthropic work with the American Heart Association as a living legacy to her parents who both died of heart disease.