Edward M. Prunchunas

Executive Vice President and CFO

Edward Prunchunas, Executive Vice President and CFO, has served as Senior Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer at Cedars-Sinai since 1998. Having previously served as an associate director of finance and director of finance from 1981 to 1983, Prunchunas rejoined Cedars-Sinai in 1993 as Vice President of Finance.

Prunchunas has previous service as Chief Financial Officer at Northridge Hospital Medical Center, Northridge, California, and as a member of the consulting staff of the accounting firm Ernst & Ernst (now known as Cap Gemini Ernst & Young).

Prunchunas is a fellow of the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA), past president of the HFMA Southern California Chapter and has held regional and national positions with HFMA.

Prunchunas earned a bachelor of science in accounting, with an emphasis in mathematics and computer science, from the University of Illinois.