Lamont Yoder is the Banner Health Arizona Region president.
Before assuming his current role,Yoder was the CEO of Banner Gateway Medical Center, Banner Baywood Medical Center, Banner Heart Hospital and Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center, located on the Banner Gateway campus. As CEO, Yoder was instrumental in managing the relationship between Banner Health and the University of Texas MD Anderson. Yoder was previously chief nursing officer and then senior associate administrator on the Banner Gateway campus, a dual role serving both facilities.
Active in both state and national nurse executive organizations, Yoder has presented in numerous health care leadership forums. He has a bachelor’s degree in nursing as well as a master’s in business administration and managing information systems from Franklin University in Columbus, Ohio. In addition, he has a master’s in nursing administration from Capital University, also in Columbus.