Kathleen Jennison Goonan


  • Also known as: Kate Goonan; “Dr. Kate”
  • Region: Bel Air, Maryland, United States
  • Spouse: Thomas Anthony Goonan (attorney)

Roles and affiliations

  • Genspect
  • Society for Evidence-Based Gender Medicine (SEGM)
    • Member (per 2023-04-05 “Understanding Gender Dysphoria” presentation) and adviser (per 2023-10-05 “Gender Ideology Forum”)
    • Affiliation listed as SEGM at April 2022 SEGM HHS meeting
    • Speaker at 2023 New York conference
  • Roman Catholic Church
    • Eucharistic minister (non-clergy, assists with communion) at St. Margaret Parish, Bel Air


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Professional background

  • Director, Massachusetts General Hospital Center for Performance Excellence
  • CEO, Goonan Performance Strategies (GPS)
    • Partner at Guidehouse (formerly Navigant Consulting) after acquisition of GPS
  • Moderator, American Society for Quality webinar series “Critical Healthcare Quality Topics”
  • Faculty at American College of Healthcare Executives
  • Committee member, American Hospital Association-McKesson Quest for Quality Prize program
  • Past chief medical officer of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Past president of American Medical Student Association (1981-1982)

Additional information


Other connections

  • Paul R. McHugh (friend via mutual religion)

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