LBMC Names New Leaders

Courtney Bach 

Brentwood, Tenn.-based LBMC (FY17 net revenue of $89.8 million) announced executive leadership appointments to help accommodate company growth in the areas dedicated to serving a variety of health care client needs. The company has named three professionals as new leaders: LBMC Healthcare specialists Courtney Bach and Meredith Douglas as audit and advisory division shareholders and the addition of former KPMG’s health care information security expert, Mark Johnson, to lead the LBMC Healthcare Cyber Security Division.

“I am pleased to congratulate Courtney and Meredith as our newest shareholders and to welcome Mark to our LBMC family,” says Jeff Drummonds, CEO of LBMC. “These exceptional leaders bring nearly 50 years of collective experience and expertise in health care audit and advisory, compliance, risk and information security and join us at a transformational time for our firm. I look forward to seeing them lead the way as we continue to provide solutions for our clients’ expanding needs – both in the near and long term.”

“Courtney, Meredith and Mark are all proven to be leaders in their respective areas of healthcare expertise,” says Greg Eli, Healthcare Practice Leader of LBMC.  “As we continue to focus on expanding our Healthcare Practice nationally, these three specialists will allow us to sustain our significant growth, while maintaining our commitment to client service that has helped make LBMC the firm of choice in Tennessee. These individuals are very deserving of their promotion within our Healthcare Practice.”

Meredith Douglas

Bach has more than 10 years of professional experience in health care audit and advisory services. Over the past 10 years, Bach has directed audit, consulting and due diligence health care engagements for hospitals, behavioral health providers, continuing care retirement communities, independent and assisting living facilities, nursing homes and hospice care organizations.

Douglas began her career with LBMC and has more than 13 years of professional experience in health care audit and advisory services. She manages and oversees teams on audit, review and consulting engagements for all types of health care organizations. Douglas works with a number of hospitals, both for-profit and not-for-profit, behavioral health and long-term care providers, health care technology companies, ambulatory surgery centers and independent physician associations, providing these organizations annual attest services, as well as advising and consulting on complex financial accounting and reporting matters.

Mark Johnson

Johnson has more than 26 years of information security experience providing solutions to commercial companies, non-profit organizations and various United States Federal Government agencies, including the design, development, implementation and administration of information security strategic programs. He is a nationally recognized leader in information security and comes to LBMC from KPMG where he led the national healthcare industry cyber security services.

Johnson joins the nationally acclaimed LBMC Healthcare Information Security division where he will lead the growing healthcare security client needs as they build and maintain security programs that reduce risk, mitigate threats and maintain compliance.