Phoebe Sumter names Chief Financial Officer

Press Release

AMERICUS, GA -  Phoebe Sumter Medical Center announces that Laurie Hair has been named the new Chief Financial Officer (CFO) for the organization.

In her new role, she will manage the overall hospital financial operations, budgeting, the business office and accounts receivables, among other duties.

Hair served the past three years as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) at Flint River Hospital (FRH) in Montezuma after serving as the CFO the previous four years at the same organization. 

She began her healthcare career in 1996, serving as the business office and staff accountant for FRH.

"We are very excited to have Laurie come aboard and become part of Phoebe Sumter Medical Center and the Phoebe family," said Phoebe Sumter Medical Center CEO Keith Petersen.  "She brings a wealth of executive experience and is familiar with this area, and we know she will bring a lot of knowledge and enthusiasm to the position and to the organization as a whole."

A native of Dooly County, Hair and her husband Ken have two children, Jordan and Logan.  When she is not working she enjoys reading, spending time with family and friends and camping.

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Source:  Phoebe Sumter Medical Center