Mystie Johnson  Foote, MD, MBA

Throughout her career as a physician and healthcare executive, Mystie gleaned first-hand knowledge into the rapidly changing healthcare environment. With a unique perspective on what drives and what depletes physicians, she brings unique insight and talent to the consulting team.

While creating and teaching content for Banner’s internal physician leadership development program, Mystie discovered her passion for coaching and mentoring physicians to help them reach their personal and professional goals.

As a result, she became a certified internal coach and has since devoted herself to helping others deepen their levels of engagement, productivity, and satisfaction. With a master of business administration degree, Mystie’s depth of knowledge extends into business and education where she provides, instruction, coaching, mentorship, and facilitation for business executives, leaders, and faculty. Her innate ability to connect and understand, and her passion for helping others achieve their highest potential makes Mystie an ideal coach for leaders in any industry who wish to advance their careers and attain personal fulfillment.



Experience/Education/Specialized Training

More than 20 years as a physician and in leadership roles in the not-for-profit healthcare and hospital settings.

Served as CEO for Banner Medical Group and was responsible for all aspects of performance in a multi-specialty medical group comprised of 1,100 physicians, 300 advanced practice providers, and 3,500 employees covering six states.

Coordinated Banner Advanced Leadership Program for Physicians providing content input and leading the course “Transforming Healthcare.”

Doctor of Medicine degree

Master of business administration degree

Bachelor’s degree in biology

Internal Coach Certification from the Hudson Institutes of Coaching, 2014

Just Culture Certification for Healthcare, 2015



Mystie is married with four kids, three grandkids, and three dogs. In her spare time, she enjoys vegetable gardening, crocheting, and traveling with her husband.