In his role as interim CFO, Bill Carpenter provides strategic guidance, financial acumen, and modeling for Caron. He oversees Caron's financial departments and serves on the Executive Leadership Team.
With over 30 years of healthcare financial management experience, Bill provides the unique combination of financial expertise, healthcare management, and an understanding of behavioral healthcare, not-for-profits, and nonprofits that will help Caron not only achieve sustainability but thrive.
His experience includes CFO roles in community-based and healthcare system acute care hospitals where he developed managed care strategies, was involved in the Certificate of Public Need process, secured financing for hospital construction, expansions, and renovations, and analyzed product/service line financial performance. Bill began his career as a staff auditor for a Big Four accounting firm.
He is a certified public accountant with a Master of Business Administration from Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana, and a Bachelor of Arts in mathematics from Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee.