Skip to Content

News & Media Center

News Release

Media Contact: Clarencia J. Stephen

Published on June 13, 2016

Adventist Healthcare Behavioral Health & Wellness Services Appoints New CFO

Rockville, MD — Adventist HealthCare Behavioral Health & Wellness Services (BH&WS) is excited to announce that Larry Luce, FACHE, has been appointed chief financial officer. Luce will be responsible for leading the day-to-day financial operations of BH&WS, including the Rockville, Takoma Park and Eastern Shore campuses and the Lourie Center for Children’s Social & Emotional Wellness.

Luce brings more than 30 years of healthcare management experience to his new position. He previously served as the Administrator for Smyrna Towers, a 150-unit senior living community in Georgia. Luce has also held executive leadership roles at Marietta Living Centre and at Adventist Health System in Florida, Texas and Hawaii.

Luce holds a master’s degree in health administration from the University of Colorado and a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Walla Walla College. He is also a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives.

“I am excited to welcome Larry to our organization and work closely with him to continue building our financial growth strategy for the behavioral health division,” said Kevin Young, President, Adventist HealthCare Behavioral Health & Wellness Services.

About Adventist HealthCare Behavioral Health & Wellness Services

Adventist HealthCare Behavioral Health & Wellness Services is a comprehensive behavioral health provider with locations in Dorchester, Wicomico and Montgomery counties, including Adventist HealthCare Washington Adventist Hospital’s Behavioral Health Unit and The Lourie Center for Children’s Social & Emotional Wellness. The organization offers a broad range of behavioral health programs and services for young children, adolescents, adults and senior adults including therapeutic nursery programs, acute inpatient care, outpatient/dual diagnosis chemical dependency programs, residential treatment, special education and community-based residential services. Adventist HealthCare Behavioral Health & Wellness Services is part of Gaithersburg-based Adventist HealthCare, an integrated health-care delivery system that is one of the largest employers in Maryland.

Get Social. Get Involved. Be Heard!

Join us on the social Web to learn more about Adventist HealthCare doctors, programs and specialized services:

AHC&You Blog | @AdventistHC | Facebook | YouTube

News & Media Coverage

Local Health News - In Your Inbox

Join over 40k of your friends & neighbors and get the latest news about community health programs and events when you sign-up for Adventist HealthCare & You Digital.

Subscribe Today!