Christine Lowman is vice president and controller for Valley Health, and chief financial
officer for Hampshire Memorial Hospital and War Memorial Hospital. She
joined Valley Health in 1998 in the Internal Audit Department. She has
served in her current role now for over four years, and prior to her current
role, Christine was the Corporate Director of Internal Audit for Valley
Health. She has 16 years of financial accounting and auditing experience
with 14 of those years spent in the healthcare industry.
She is a member of several associations, including the American Institute
of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), the Healthcare Financial Management
(HFMA) organization, and the National Rural Health Association (NRHA).
She is also involved in the West Virginia Hospital Association CAH Network,
(Critical Access Hospital Network).
Christine received her B.S. degree in Accounting in 1996, and her M.B.A
in 2011, from Frostburg State University, in Maryland. She is also a Certified
Public Accountant and a Certified Internal Auditor. Additionally, in 2011,
she earned a Certification from the HFMA organization as a Certified Healthcare
In addition to her interest in the healthcare industry and finance, she
enjoys traveling. Ireland, the Caribbean and Hawaii are amongst some of
her favorites. She also enjoys sports and outdoor adventures, with skiing
as an all-time favorite, and movies. Time shared with friends and family
doing any of the above, ranks as the best way to spend a day away from
work, and her niece, Faith, and three nephews, Connor, Haiden, and Bradley
are the cherished kids in her life. Her motto, "Life is a Journey."