BUS-annette-schnabel-sqAnnette Schnabel, MBA alum, was named president and chief executive officer of Perry Memorial Hospital in Princeton, Ill. in May 2016.

As the CEO of Perry Memorial, Schnabel will provide overall leadership to the hospital with a focus on strategic planning and implementation, provider recruitment/relations, marketing and communications, and compliance. Schnabel joined the Perry Memorial executive team in December 2014 as vice president and chief operating officer.

Schnabel worked as a physical therapist prior to entering the management track. She has worked in many settings including hospitals, home health, special education and skilled nursing facilities. She has been a member of hospital executive teams for 14 years.

Perry Memorial Hospital provides primary care and specialty physician clinics, nursing care, 24-hour emergency care, advanced diagnostic imaging, laboratory services, surgery, rehabilitation and food and nutrition services.

Annette Schnabel earned an MBA with a concentration in health care management from Marylhurst University in 2009.