Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Canard has over 16 years of experience in the healthcare arena, spending the past 5 years in the LTACH hospital sector. He has held positions of increasing leadership responsibility in public and private companies as well as the university setting. Shannon joined Landmark Hospitals on August 27, 2012 as Chief Executive Officer of the Columbia, MO hospital.
Prior to joining Landmark Hospitals, he was Chief Executive Officer of Select Specialty Hospital of Jackson, MS for two years. He was responsible for operations with total gross patient revenues of $60 million. During his time with Select Medical, his hospital in Jackson was consistently number one in the division for quality outcomes while achieving profitability. Prior to Select Medical he was the Chief Nursing Officer at Regency Hospital of Jackson, MS. Before joining Regency Hospital he served as the Director of Clinical Surgical Services for the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, MS.
Shannon has had success in bringing his clinical and administrative experience together to develop strategies that promote flourishing hospitals. He earned a BSN degree from the University of Mississippi and a MHA from Mississippi College. He is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives and the Columbia Chamber of Commerce.
Chief Clinical Officer
Administrative Chief of Staff
Dr. Clapper graduated from the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine in 2002. He completed a residency in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology at the University of Iowa in Iowa City, IA and a fellowship in Surgical and Medical Pathology at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. Dr. Clapper is board certified in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology and a fellow of the American Society for Clinical Pathology. He began his employment with Boyce and Bynum in June 2008 and currently oversees the division of Anatomic Pathology at Boone Hospital Center. He also has a teaching appointment in the Department of Pathology at the University of Missouri-Columbia and sits on the Board of Governors for the Missouri Medical Alumni Association. Dr. Clapper has been a member of the Medical Executive Committee at Landmark Hospital since its opening.