Sue Carlsen Joins Oleen as VP & CFO

SueCarlsen_WebLITTLE ROCK, Ark., July 14, 2015 — Oleen Pinnacle Healthcare Consulting announced today that Sue Carlsen has joined as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Based in Dallas, Texas, Ms. Carlsen will provide strategic financial leadership for Oleen Pinnacle’s national consulting services organization.

“We are excited to welcome Sue to the Oleen Pinnacle team,” said Peter Biagioni, President and CEO. “Sue’s healthcare industry experience and proven track record at her prior organizations speak for themselves. We look forward to her insight and leadership as our organization continues to grow and the impact she will have on adding value to the company.”

Ms. Carlsen has over 30 years of Finance and Accounting experience. She has held numerous executive positions throughout her 15 years in the healthcare industry. Ms. Carlsen has served in Senior Accounting, Financial Management and Consulting roles in the healthcare and commercial real estate industries.  Ms. Carlsen has significant experience in both public accounting and operational companies.

Prior to joining Oleen Pinnacle, Carlsen was a Director of Finance for Tenet Healthcare Corporation, a premier national healthcare services company operating hospitals, freestanding outpatient centers and physician practices.  At Tenet, Ms. Carlsen led a team of finance professionals engaged in performing business development financial analysis for the acquisition of physician practices and subsequent physician employment. Ms. Carlsen’s experience also includes senior financial leadership roles at EmCare, Lincoln Property Company Commercial, MAGELLA Healthcare Corporation as well as serving as a Director of Advisory Services for KPMG, LLP, providing financial due diligence services to healthcare clients.

Ms. Carlsen holds an undergraduate degree from Clarion University of Pennsylvania, an MBA from the University of Dallas and is a CPA licensed to practice in the State of Texas.

About Oleen Pinnacle Healthcare Consulting
Based in Little Rock, Arkansas, Oleen Pinnacle is a national healthcare consulting firm specializing in IT and Operations for the evolving healthcare industry. Their clients include all types of healthcare organizations—from integrated delivery systems to health plans, HMO’s, medical practices, hospitals and state healthcare agencies. Since 1988, Oleen Pinnacle has provided clients with trusted guidance and technical services to successfully navigate their day-to-day challenges and prepare for the future.

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Sara Lunsford is the Director of Marketing and a Senior Consultant for Oleen Pinnacle Healthcare Consulting.