| Richard Calcote, CPA
Chief Financial Officer
Richard assumed the role of Chief Financial Officer for Spectrum Health, Inc. and its affiliates, including Hospice of Palm Beach County, Inc. Prior to this position, Richard was Corporate Controller for the organization. He has been affiliated with Hospice of Palm Beach County for more than two years as a financial consultant, and worked on the development of its accounts receivable and billing processes, and the implementation of The Medical Store's inventory system.
Prior to joining Hospice of Palm Beach County full-time, he owned an independent CPA / Consulting firm providing interim CFO, financial management and data systems consulting, and worked on a number of domestic and international projects. He also spent over 25 years as the CFO and Corporate Controller for a number of corporations, with extensive experience in international business management.
During the early 1990s Mr. Calcote was the VP of Finance for Tecmarine Lines, and later the VP of Finance for Tropical Shipping. During this period he oversaw the companies' domestic and overseas finance operations, risk management activities, and capital expansion programs.