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Shannon Sorensen is very familiar with Brown County Hospital as she had been the director of the rehabilitation services department for over 4 years. She brings enthusiasm and dedication to our teamwork approach, as well as great leadership skills to the facility.  
Shannon grew up in Scottsbluff, Nebraska, received her BS in Health Sciences from Chadron State College and her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from the University of Nebraska Medical Center. She is involved in a variety of organizations and activities including American Physical Therapy Association, Nebraska Physical Therapy Association, NCIP Leadership Challenge Team, and PEO International, Chapter BM.
Shannon is married to Eric and they have 2 sons, Tatum and Payton. She likes to scrapbook and the entire family enjoys many outdoor activities including camping, fishing and hunting. 
You may contact Shannon at the hospital, (402)-387-2800 or by email: ceo@browncountyhospital.org


Matt Lentz, as the Director of Patient Services, is responsible for the planning, directing, supervising and evaluation of nursing.

Matt grew up in Ainsworth and received his Associates Degree of Nursing from Central Community College, Bacherlors of General Studies from the University of Nebraska Kearney, and his Masters of Science in Nursing from the University of Phoenix.  His is also currently a member of the Nebraska Nurses Association.

Matt is married to Jennifer and they have three children, Graham, Stella and Iris.  His hobbies and activities include spending time with family, reading and outdoor activities.


Lisa Wood is the Chief Financial Officer (CFO), responsible for all the financial operations and planning at the hospital.   Lisa joined the BCH team in 2014 and brings a wealth of experience to Brown County Hospital, as she has 25+ years of healthcare financial management in facilities ranging in size from Critical Access Hospitals to a large tertiary hospital.   Over the course of her career Lisa has found that her passion and expertise is to be working in a small, community hospital.  Couple this with growing up in rural western Nebraska, Lisa will tell you that “Brown County Hospital is perfect for me!”

Lisa is married to Larry and they have two grown daughters, Cassie and Stephanie, and one daughter at home, Jayme.  When not at work, Lisa enjoys spending time with her family and friends, traveling, outdoor activities, or simply relaxing with a good book.

Lisa received her Bachelor Degree in Management and Accounting from Chadron State College and her Master of Business Administration from the University of Tennessee.    Lisa is an active member of Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) and is certified by HFMA as a Certified Healthcare Financial Professional (CHFP).

You may contact Lisa by calling (402) 387-2800 or by email cfo@browncountyhospital.org


Lisa Fischer, RHIT, is the head of the Human Resource Department. Lisa is here to assist employees with employee relations, benefits, payroll and other general policies. She also oversees the Health Information Management department and obtained her Registered Health Information Technology degree in September of 1985.

Lisa has been with the Brown County Hospital since August of 1980.


Eastern Montana College – Billings, MT
Independent Study Program – AHIMA – Chicago, IL


American Health Information Management Association
Nebraska Health Information Management Association
Nebraska Healthcare Marketers


Golf, camping, scrapbooking and spending time with family and friends.   Lisa’s husband Ben ranches near Bassett. She has two step-sons and a daughter in-law, Corby & Jennifer and Lucas, and 4 grandchildren, Harlee, Isley, Wyatt and Leighton. 

You may contact Lisa at (402)387-2800 or by e-mail: lfischer@browncountyhospital.org