Christy Shawan joined Saint Francis Healthcare System in 2019 and serves as Vice President – Saint Francis Medical Partners Southern Division. Shawan provides administrative management for Saint Francis Medical Partner clinics in Charleston, Dexter, East Prairie, Poplar Bluff, Piedmont, Scott City and Sikeston, as well as oversight to the regional support services at Saint Francis Medical Center Poplar Bluff.
Shawan served as Chief Executive Officer and Chief Operating Officer of Black River Medical Center until its acquisition into the Healthcare System. Prior to that, she was a Senior Account Executive at Accenture Management Consulting.
Shawan earned a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering from University of Missouri – Rolla. She is affiliated with the American Hospital Association, Missouri Hospital Association, Institute of Industrial Engineers and with numerous community organizations.
She serves as Vice President of the operations and finance committee for Whole Kids Outreach.