Nathan Bean


  • MPP, Humphrey School of Public Affairs, University of Minnesota, 2019
  • BA, Political Science, University of Minnesota, Morris, 2017


As part of the Flex Monitoring Team, Nate is involved in work related to quality improvement in Critical Access Hospitals. Prior to this position, he worked at the Humphrey School of Public Affairs where he conducted transportation and infrastructure finance research. Nate also spent time with the Center for Small Towns and conducted research about childcare and community perceptions in Greater Minnesota.

Research Interests

  • Health policy
  • Health equity
  • Rural access to care