Craig McKasson is the chief financial officer and senior vice president for Premier Inc. He has responsibility for the financial affairs of Premier, including strategic financial planning, internal and external financial reporting, budgeting and forecasting, financial operations, tax compliance and planning, treasury services and investor relations. He also oversees Premier’s insurance management services division.
McKasson previously served as vice president of finance and corporate controller since 1997. In this capacity he oversaw Premier’s accounting department and managed corporate financial reporting.
Before joining Premier, McKasson was a licensed certified public accountant and a consulting manager at Ernst & Young LLP, providing audit, tax and consulting services for various privately held development companies, as well as multistate publicly traded organizations in the life sciences, retail and technology sectors.
McKasson is a member of the Board of Directors for the Fowler College of Business at San Diego State University. McKasson also serves as treasurer and on the Board of Directors for Saint Vincent De Paul Villages Inc., a not-for-profit organization providing care and rehabilitation for the homeless.
McKasson holds a master’s degree in accountancy from San Diego State University and a bachelor’s cum laude degree in business administration with an emphasis in accounting from San Diego State University.