Landauer, Inc., a radiation products and services company, announced that Teri G. Fontenot has been appointed to the board of directors.
Landauer appoints Teri Fontenot to board of directorsStaff Writer | Glenwood, Ill., USA | Friday September 30, 2016 4:51AM ET
READ MOREMs. Fontenot has a breadth of healthcare leadership and finance experience.
Ms. Fontenot is currently the President and Chief Executive Officer of Woman's Hospital, a Level III regional referral hospital in Baton Rouge, Louisiana dedicated to women's and infants' healthcare, a position she has held since 1996.
She joined Woman's Hospital in January 1992 and has held a variety of roles during her tenure, including Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer.
She previously served as Chair of the American Hospital Association and as a member of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta Board, as well as a member of the NIH industry committee.
Ms. Fontenot is a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives (FACHE) and earned a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting from the University of Mississippi and a Master of Business Administration from Northeast Louisiana University.
In addition, the Board of Directors announced that, effective at the Company's 2017 Annual Meeting of Shareholders, Robert Cronin, Lead Independent Director, will retire from the Board.
Current Landauer director, William G. Dempsey, will succeed Mr. Cronin as Lead Independent Director of the Board, effective October 1, 2016.
Mr. Dempsey joined Landauer's Board of Directors in 2008. ■