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CFOs: 12 Recent Executive Moves

By C-Suite Moves  
   November 27, 2017

Curious to know which healthcare CFOs are on the move? Check out some of the latest new hires and departures.

John Bradford was named CFO of Murray-Calloway County Hospital in Murray, Ky., the organization announced November 20, 2017. Bradford had served most recently as director of finance for KentuckyOne Health's Flaget Memorial Hospital in Bardstown, Ky., where he worked since 2015. (Press release)

Paul Ishizuka, MBA, CPA, was named interim CFO of Skagit Regional Health in Mount Vernon, Wash., the organization announced October 27, 2017. Ishizuka takes over for former CFO Tom Litaker who retired at the end of October 2017 concluding his 40-year career in healthcare. Ishizuka, who served most recently as CFO for Samaritan Healthcare, will serve as Skagit's interim CFO while the system searches for a new CEO after former CEO Gregg Davidson, FACHE, retired effective December 31, 2016. (Press release)

Tami Love was named CFO of Memorial Hospital of Sweetwater County in Rock Springs, Wyo., the organization announced November 22, 2017. Love, who had been the hospital's controller (finance director) since 2010, takes over for Irene Richardson, who was named CEO in October 2017. (Press release)

Adam Kempf was named CFO of Norton Healthcare in Louisville, Ky., the organization announced November 16, 2017. Kempf, who has been with Norton since 2001, takes over for former CFO Michael W. Gough, who was named COO earlier in 2017. (Press release)

Jon Riggs resigned as CFO of Medical Center Health System in Odessa, Texas, effective November 17, 2017. Riggs left for a new job in Colorado. His position will be filled temporarily by retired CFO Robert Abernethy while a permanent replacement is sought. (Odessa American)

Robert O. Langland, CPA, was named CFO of Stormont Vail Health in Topeka, Kan., effective November 27, 2017. Langland served eight years as vice president of financial services at St. John Health System in Tulsa, Okla. (The Topeka Capital-Journal)

Jorge Gomez was named CFO of Cardinal Health in Dublin, Ohio, effective January 1, 2018. Gomez, who has been with the system more than a decade, had been serving as CFO of Cardinal Health's Medical Segment. (Press release)

Dennis Dahlen was named CFO of Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., the organization announced November 2, 2017. Dahlen had been working for Banner Health in Phoenix, where he was senior vice president of finance and CFO for 11 years. (Press release)

Katherine Bacher was named CFO of Health Quest Systems in LaGrangeville, N.Y., the organization announced November 1, 2017. Bacher has been with Health Quest more than 17 years, holding several posts within the finance department. (Press release)

Michele Cusack, MBA, BBA, CPA, was named CFO of Northwell Health in New Hyde Park, N.Y., the organization announced November 1, 2017. Cusack, who has been with the system more than 20 years, succeeds former CFO Bob Shapiro, who retired after 17 years in the job. (Press release)

Caleb Henrich was named CFO of Florida Hospital North Pinellas in Tarpon Springs, Fla., the organization announced October 29, 2017. Heinrich served as interim CFO at Florida Hospital North Pinellas and director of finance for the Florida Hospital West Florida Division. (Press release)

Ronald C. Brandenburg II was named CFO of Holy Cross Hospital in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Sun Sentinel reported October 24, 2017. Brandenburg previously served as CFO of Broward Health Coral Springs. (Sun Sentinel)

Know of a hospital or health system president, CEO, CFO, CMO, CNO, CIO, or CQO who's moving up, retiring, resigning, or otherwise on the move? Let us know! Direct tips and questions to HLM editor Steven Porter.

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