On August 28th, James W. Mou joined the Mountain Laurel Medical Center team as their Chief Financial Officer.  James is a Garrett County native, having most recently worked at WVU Garrett Regional Medical Center as the Senior Director of Clinic Operations and Regional Decision Support. James graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business and Information Systems from Fairmont State University and then furthered his education at Villanova University. In addition to his work at the hospital, his professional background includes experience in business development, financial analysis, forecasting, and information technology for the federal government and commercial industry.

“James’s diverse knowledge and experience, in addition to his established relationships with other Garrett County organizations, will serve as a great asset to Mountain Laurel’s effort to grow and expand,” said Chief Executive Officer Brian Bailey.

Mountain Laurel Board of Directors Chair Brenda McCartney said, “The Mountain Laurel Board is pleased to welcome James to our organization. We look forward to expanding our Mission and business development in the communities we serve.”

Mountain Laurel Medical Center is a community health center with four locations in Oakland, Grantsville, and Westernport, Maryland and Bruceton Mills, West Virginia. Their mission is to provide the highest quality primary health care to the Community regardless of ability to pay.