Community Memorial appoints chief financial officer

Tracy Frank, CPA, has joined the Community Memorial Hospital as as new chief financial officer.

A graduate of Clarkson University with a Bachelor of Science in accounting, Frank brings diversified experience in different industries such as education, agriculture and healthcare.

Most recently she served as the director of finance and accounting for Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. She also previously held leadership roles in regional healthcare systems in the Syracuse and Utica markets.

Throughout her career, Frank has held progressive leadership positions. She is well-versed in process improvement initiatives and information system implementations, as well as all aspects of accounting and finance. Her leadership in these roles resulted in financial process improvements, in turn creating operational efficiencies and yielding financial success.

“On behalf of the board of directors, I am excited to welcome Tracy to the team,” said Jeff Coakley, president and CEO. “Tracy’s expertise and leadership will keep CMH on the path to financial success.”

As the Community Memorial network continues to see record patient volumes and growth through service line development, Frank’s experience will improve the healthcare system’s financial sustainability.

“There are a lot of wonderful initiatives happening at Community Memorial, along with an exceptional leadership team that I am excited to be a part of,” stated Frank. “I have been committed to local not-for-profit organizations throughout my career and have always been grateful for the mentorship and support I have received. I strive to pay it forward as a leader.”