"These well-deserved promotions are a testament to the hard work and dedication of two outstanding LifePoint leaders who commit themselves daily to advancing our mission of Making Communities Healthier," said John Bumpus, executive vice president and chief administrative officer of LifePoint Health. "We are proud to recognize the achievements of Bob and Shannon on behalf of the company, and are eager to watch their continued leadership within the organization."
In his new role as senior vice president, operations finance, Shannon Fiser will oversee the operations support and planning team, which is responsible for supporting LifePoint facilities with all financial and accounting operations. He previously served the company as CFO of LifePoint's Western Group of facilities. Before joining LifePoint in 2016, Fiser served as senior vice president of finance for Ardent Health in Nashville, Tennessee.
Effective March 1, Bob Barrett, formerly market CFO of LifePoint's HighPoint Health System in Tennessee, replaced Fiser as Western Group CFO. In his new role, Barrett helps guide strategic initiatives and drive financial operations for LifePoint's facilities in Alabama, Arizona, Colorado, Kansas, Louisiana, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas, Utah, West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming. Barrett has been part of the LifePoint team since 2004. In his most recent role, he was responsible for overseeing all financial aspects of HighPoint Health System, which includes four facilities in Tennessee. Prior to HighPoint, Barrett served as CFO at several other LifePoint facilities in Kentucky and Virginia.