Jim Ferando, President, Western Region
Jim Ferando joined Banner in January 2007 as president of the Western Region.
Prior to joining Banner, he served as vice president of Regional Operations, Construction and Real Estate, at Presbyterian Healthcare Services in Albuquerque, N.M.
Prior to joining Presbyterian, he was senior vice president and chief operating officer for Lovelace Health System, also in Albuquerque, which included a 280-bed hospital, 260-physician medical group, and a 250,000-member health plan.
Ferando graduated from the University of Nebraska with a degree in Accounting.