Cindy Webster, vice president, Financial Services at Licking Memorial Health Systems (LMHS), has been named CFO of the Year in the nonprofit organization category by Columbus Business First.

Cindy Webster, vice president, Financial Services at Licking Memorial Health Systems (LMHS), has been named CFO of the Year in the nonprofit organization category by Columbus Business First.

Webster received the honor Sept. 5, in Columbus. The annual award recognizes a financial professional in center Ohio who has demonstrated "outstanding performance as a financial steward," according to a news release.

Webster joined Licking Memorial Hospital in 1991, was named vice president, Revenue Cycle, in 2007 and was promoted to her current post in 2009.

In addition, Columbus Business First awarded LMHS the Transaction of the Year Award for the 2012 purchase of the former Medical Center of Newark. Webster and other LMHS executives put together an acquisition proposal within a month after MCN announced its intention to close.