BLACK RIVER FALLS, Wis. (WXOW) - After 40 years to the day, Black River Memorial Hospital CEO Mary Beth White-Jacobs is retiring.
Her final day is July 1, 2022.
According to a release from BRMH, she began in July 1982 as a graduate nurse in the Medical/Surgical department and cross-trained in the Obstetrics Department. She eventually became the OB Head Nurse before becoming manager of the both those departments.
In 1997, she was promoted to VP of Patient Care Services.
She became CEO in 2013.
In a statement, White-Jacobs said, “It has been my honor and privilege to serve Black River Memorial Hospital and our communities. As I look forward to this next chapter in my life journey, I am confident the exceptional guidance of our Board of Directors and the support of our team will ensure the new CEO will continue our commitment to ‘Serving You with Excellence’ into the future.”
The Board of Directors for BRMH is currently looking for a new CEO with the goal of having one selected by early summer according to the statement.