W. Larry Cash, President, Financial Services and Chief Financial Officer

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Larry Cash joined Community Health Systems in 1997 as Chief Financial Officer.  He was appointed to the Board of Directors in 2001.

Cash is an experienced finance and operations executive with a keen understanding of industry dynamics. For nine consecutive years, Cash has been recognized as one of the Top 3 CFOs in the healthcare sector by Institutional Investor magazine. He was named Business Tennessee’s first ever CFO of the Year in 2008 and also earned that distinction in the public companies category from the Nashville Business Journal in 2009.

Cash serves on the Board of Directors of Cross Country Healthcare Inc., a provider of nurse and allied staffing services, multi-specialty locum tenens services, and other human capital management services for the healthcare industry. Cash is also a member of the Nashville Health Care Council.

Prior to joining Community Health Systems, Cash held executive level finance positions at Columbia/HCA, Humana, Inc., and Price Waterhouse Coopers.

Cash is a graduate of the University of Kentucky and is professionally affiliated with the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Healthcare Financial Management Association.