Leadership changes at Altru Health System


There has been a sudden change in leadership at Altru Health System in Grand Forks.

In a news release from Altru Health System, the health system's board of directors have announced two changes in executive leadership, effective immediately.

Leaving are Brad Wehe, Chief Executive Officer, and Sara Lusignan, Chief Financial Officer.

Craig Faerber, interim Chief Financial Officer, will join the executive team. Altru President, Dr. Steven Weiser, will assume all leadership responsibilities.

Wehe had served Altru Health System since 1989, while being in leadership since 1991.

Lusignan joined Altru Health System in February 2019 as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.

In an e-mail to WZFG News, Annie Bonzer, Manager of Marketing Communications at Altru Health System, says "Altru Health System's privacy protects employees information and therefore we will not be sharing any additional details regarding this announcement."