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Iredell Memorial Hospital Names New CFO

(Statesville, NC – January 21, 2014) –Iredell Health System has named Gary (Skip) Smith, as the Vice President of Finance. He replaces Fred Karnap who retired after 25 years of service.

"We appreciate the many years of dedicated service from Fred Karnap, said Ed Rush, CEO of Iredell Health System. "However we are also glad to have Skip join our leadership team. His broad experience in healthcare finance will make him a valuable asset to our organization."

Prior to joining Iredell Health System, Smith served as the Chief Financial Officer of Fayette Regional Health System in Connersville, Indiana. Prior to that, he worked for Health Management Associates in Chester, South Carolina and in Mooresville.

Smith received his Bachelor of Science degree from Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio in business administration with dual majors in accounting and finance.

Smith and his family live in Troutman.

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