Joe Meyer joined the LCHS team in September of 2022 as the Chief Financial Officer. The CFO oversees and manages the costs and budget of the hospital, reviews financial reports, suggests improvements in departmental efficiencies, and works closely with the CEO and board of directors to report on the financial condition of the hospital. Joe has been employed in the financial and healthcare industries for over 31 years. Joe grew up in southwest Kansas and attended the University of Nebraska at Kearney where he received his Bachelor of Science degree. Following college, Joe was in the banking industry for 10 years in Kearney and McCook, NE. The past 21 years, Joe has been the Chief Financial Officer at hospitals in Lakin, KS and Scott City, KS. Joe states that his greatest accomplishment is raising his 4 children (all Fort Hays State University graduates) with his wife.