Pat Hammer, president and chief executive officer of Rogers Behavioral Health System, Inc. (Oconomowoc, Wis.), announced that Michael Hedrick, M.B.A., is the new executive vice president and chief financial officer of the system.
Hedrick has more than 25 years of experience providing growth-oriented nonprofit and for-profit companies with business and financial leadership. His professional experience includes: strategic financial planning, financial due diligence, financial system integration, merger and acquisitions and project management. Additionally, he has experience in leading information system implementation, organizational change, investment management, board education and governance.
“In these challenging times with health reform, we at Rogers find ourselves anticipating growth that will meet the mental health needs of our neighbors in Wisconsin and beyond,” said Hammer, CEO of the southeast Wisconsin system anchored by Rogers Memorial Hospital. “We are delighted that Michael is joining us, bringing with him a diversity of experience and leadership in strategic financial planning and implementation that further strengthens our management team moving forward.”
Hedrick has previously served on the board of Rogers Partners in Behavioral Health, a key corporation for the Rogers system. In the Chicago area, Hedrick has served for more than 10 years on the board of WINGS Program, Inc., an organization providing services for victims of domestic violence. He is also member of the finance and investment committees for One Hope United, a multi-state family and children’s agency.