Mary Bird Perkins- Our Lady of the Lake appoints new VP of Cancer Service Line

Local News
LL Photo_1532015130620.jpg.jpg

Mary Bird Perkins-Our Lady of the Lake has announced the appointment of Linda Lee to the position of Vice President of Cancer Service Line.

This comes after serving as an administrator for Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center for more than seven years where Lee most recently led partnership efforts with Woman’s Hospital in the development of the Breast & GYN Cancer Pavilion.

“Linda is a proven asset to our Cancer Center team and in her expanded role, she will continue to provide exceptional leadership in the development of innovative cancer care for patients across Louisiana including children in our community and beyond,” said Stephanie Manson, chief operating officer, Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center. “Our Cancer Center team helps patients and families across our state by providing comprehensive and compassionate care each and every day. I am excited to see us pave the way as industry leaders in cancer care across our great state.”

A native of Holloway, La., Lee received her bachelor of Social Work from Louisiana College and her Master of Social Work from Louisiana State University. Lee has more than 20 years of healthcare executive experience and has been instrumental in the growth of our ambulatory practices and improvements in the Cancer Center’s clinical quality initiatives.

“Linda is passionate about ensuring patients and their loved ones are at the center of every strategic decision,” said Todd Stevens, president and chief executive officer, Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center. “This was especially evident during the facility’s recent renovation and expansion project. She continues to focus her every effort on providing exceptional patient experiences and stellar clinical operations. We congratulate Linda on this expanded role and know her desire to do more for those affected by cancer will yield many advances.”

In 2016, Lee was awarded Louisianian of the Year by Louisiana Life Magazine and currently serves as a member of Baton Rouge Rotary.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Latest BRProud Articles

More Local News

Stay up to date with the latest news by downloading the BRProud App from the App Store or Google Play.

Trending Stories