ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – After a nine month nationwide search, Presbyterian is pleased to announce Roger Larsen as the new chief financial officer (CFO) and senior vice president of Presbyterian Healthcare Services.
Larsen joins Presbyterian from Sutter Health in Northern California. With more than 23 years of health care experience, Larsen will oversee financial management and performance for Presbyterian Healthcare Services' eight hospitals, statewide health plan and its multi-specialty medical group.
"We are pleased to have someone with Roger's depth of health care experience serving as our new chief financial officer. The expertise he brings to New Mexico will further strengthen our leadership team as we address the needs of our communities while ensuring financial sustainability," said Dale Maxwell, president and CEO, Presbyterian Healthcare Services and chairman of Presbyterian Health Plan Board of Directors.
Larsen's most recent role was as CFO for Sutter Health's Bay Area Foundation and East Bay Hospitals. Prior to Sutter Health, Roger spent more than ten years with Sharp Healthcare in San Diego where he served as the CFO for the Sharp Rees Stealy Medical Group.
Larsen holds an M.S. in Accounting and a B.S. in International Business both from California State University in Sacramento.
About Presbyterian Healthcare Services
Presbyterian Healthcare Services exists to improve the health of patients, members and the communities we serve. Presbyterian is a locally owned, not-for-profit healthcare system of eight hospitals, a statewide health plan and a growing multi-specialty medical group. Founded in New Mexico in 1908, it is the state's largest private employer with approximately 11,000 employees.