CFO Lee Sherseth: Devoted Tenure at Tanner Health System

Lee Sherseth has been CFO of Tanner Health System, based in Carrollton, Ga., since he came aboard in 1984, marking nearly three decades at his post. In addition to some new construction and expansion efforts, Mr. Sherseth has seen healthcare policy and industry evolve from the executive level and is sure to be an anchor navigating the paradigm shift in hospital financing.

Lee Sherseth is CFO of Tanner Health System.Tanner operates three acute-care facilities, including one critical access hospital, for a combined 267 beds across the region. The system is also host to Tanner Medical Group, comprised of 25 physician practices spanning across Georgia and into Alabama.

Prior to Tanner, Mr. Sherseth, a CPA, served as CFO of 25-bed Saint Joseph Berea (Ky.) Hospital, 420-bed Southeast Alabama Medical Center in Dothan and 115-bed Wayne Memorial Hospital in Jesup, Ga. He has a bachelor's degree in accounting from Eastern Kentucky University.

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