Bob Shafer dedicated 41 years of his life to MercyOne as the Health Center’s Director of Finance and Vice President of Finance. He retired in 2015. Bob Shafer has an Associate Degree in Accounting, Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and Business Administration, and master’s degree in Business Administration from Northeast Iowa Community College (NICC), Northland College, and University of Dubuque (UD).
Bob was inducted into NICC’s Hall of Fame and UD’s Hall of Fame for Professional Achievement. He has also been certified by the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) as a Certified Healthcare Finance Professional.
Bob, and his wife of 44 years, enjoy spending time with their two children and their three grandchildren. In his free time, he also enjoys biking, traveling, and watching and attending sporting events.