Tallahassee, FL – Capital Regional Medical Center announces the appointment of Lori Sumner to the position of Associate Chief Nursing Officer.

Sumner brings 24 years of experience to this role, having previously served as a staff nurse, clinical educator, nursing director and health system standards and quality program manager.

"I am thrilled to work with the team here at Capital Regional Medical Center," said Sumner. "It is an honor to be a part of a facility that is so dedicated to providing this community with high quality, patient centered care."

Sumner received her bachelor's degree in nursing from Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale and her master's degree in nursing from Walden University in Minneapolis.

"Sumner will be an outstanding addition to our administrative team," said Ann Smith, Chief Nursing Officer at Capital Regional Medical Center. "We are confident in her ability to provide leadership to our nursing staff and enhance the overall quality of care provided at Capital Regional."