Lowell Stanton has joined Our Lady of the Lake as chief financial officer where he is responsible for ensuring a sustainable, healthy financial foundation for Our Lady of the Lake and its affiliate organizations.
“Lowell’s finance, strategic planning and operational business acumen is a great addition to our team,” said Scott Wester, president and CEO of Our Lady of the Lake. “His wealth of experience in the healthcare industry is an asset to our ministry.”
Stanton steps into the role previously held by Jeff Limbocker, who now serves as CFO for the Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady Health System.
Lowell joins Our Lady of the Lake with more than 23 years of experience in finance and healthcare. He most recently served as a Regional CFO at Houston Methodist where he was responsible for overseeing three hospitals in the south region of Houston that represented over $1 billion of net revenue, more than 700 beds, and 4,000 FTEs. Throughout his career, his operational responsibilities included physical therapy, radiation therapy, food and environmental services, medical records, supply chain,and IT. Additionally, he provided leadership for several key service lines including oncology, orthopedics, and urology and was responsible for the growth of several ambulatory physician practices.
A native of Texas, Stanton received bachelor's and master's degrees in business administration from Texas A&M University. He was active in the Houston community through several boards and was named the 2007 “CFO of the Year” by the Houston Business Journal.