Chief Financial Officer

Cheryl Layson-Peters


Ms. Layson-Peters has over twenty five years experience in financial management. She joined the management team on 1/1/99, a year after Southeastern Orthopaedic PC’s (OrthoTennessee) formation. As CFO of OrthoTennessee, Ms. Layson-Peters is responsible for oversight of the company’s accounting department, the production of pertinent financial reporting, and the development of care center and ancillary service budgets. In addition, she works closely with the CEO, OrthoTennessee physicians and other OrthoTennessee managers in analyzing financial trends and in the development of long range planning.

Ms. Layson-Peters’ past experience includes:

  • 16 years as divisional controller/CFO for one of the south’s largest home health companies
  • Extensive experience in Medicare cost reporting and reimbursement regulations
  • Regional Consultant for a physician management services company

Ms. Layson-Peters holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration and a Tennessee CPA license. She is an active member of the Tennessee Chapter of Healthcare Financial Management Association and several financial professional organizations.