Laura Robertson

Chief Executive Officer

Banner Desert Medical Center

Laura RobertsonLaura Robertson was named chief executive officer of Banner Desert Medical Center in 2015. 

Previously, Robertson was CEO of Banner Baywood Medical Center and Banner Heart Hospital, both located on the same medical campus. 

Robertson began her health care career as a nurse at Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix in 1988. A cardiac nurse with nearly 2 decades of experience, she has served in various staff and management positions through the years. 

While at Banner Heart Hospital, Robertson held the roles of cardiovascular intensive care unit director and interim cardiovascular operating room director before ultimately being named CEO.