Silver Cross board elects new chairman
September 6, 2013 6:42PM
Updated: October 9, 2013 7:46PM
The Silver Cross Hospital Board of Directors recently elected Stephen G. Morrissette as chairman, according to a news release from the nonprofit hospital.
Morrissette has more than 30 years of experience in the financial industry and is an associate professor of finance at the University of St. Francis in Joliet and an adjunct associate professor at the University of Chicago Booth Graduate School of Business, the release said. His expertise includes strategic planning, mergers and acquisitions, capital planning, credit analysis/process, as well as profit and performance improvement, according to Silver Cross.
He previously was chief executive officer of First Community Financial Partners, headquartered in Joliet, and was the founding CEO in 2004 of the lead bank, First Community Bank of Joliet, the release said.
Morrissette serves on several bank, corporate and nonprofit boards, the release said.