ST. JOSEPH MERCY APPOINTS NEW VICE PRESIDENT OF FINANCE
Port Huron, MI… St. Joseph Mercy Port Huron (SJMPH) is pleased to announce the appointment of Chris Fulks as Vice President of Finance. Fulks was named Interim Vice President of Finance in September 2013 and began his permanent position beginning January 1, 2014. Fulks joined the finance team at SJMPH in late 2005 as the hospital's Finance Department Controller.
Fulks holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting degree from Arizona State University (1994); and a Master of Science in Health Services Administration degree from Central Michigan University (2003). In addition, he is a 2009 graduate of the Trinity Health Foundations in Leadership program. Prior to joining SJMPH, Fulks served as controller at Huron Medical Center in Bad Axe, MI; as director of Finance for the Alpena Regional Medical Center; and as an analyst and accountant. His healthcare experience is so extensive that Fulks has also been employed as both an orderly and dietary aid.
"Having held a variety of finance positions over the past 20 years in the health care setting, Chris brings an extensive knowledge base to this position," comments Rebekah Smith, RN, President and CEO of St. Joseph Mercy Port Huron. "Over the past several months, Chris has done an outstanding job and has brought value to both our local organization and the Saint Joseph Mercy Health System."
In addition to finance responsibilities, Fulks represents St. Joseph Mercy on various community groups and boards, including Mercy Physician Community PHO, Lakeshore Surgery Center and the Blue Water Chamber of Commerce.
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St. Joseph Mercy Port Huron. A member of the Saint Joseph Mercy Health System.