February 16, 2015 – Executive recruiting firm B.E. Smith has named Lisa Carr as senior vice president, talent strategies. An experienced senior healthcare executive and talent acquisition leader, she will head the firm's talent strategies division. Ms. Carr was previously vice president of talent acquisition at New York-Presbyterian Hospital. “We are seeing unprecedented demand for experienced leadership as healthcare providers respond to a growing number of challenges in the industry, including the departure of senior executives who are retiring or exploring new career opportunities,” said Doug Smith, president and CEO. “A proven healthcare leader, Lisa is skilled at aligning business strategies with talent acquisition objectives.” Founded in 1978, B. E. Smith is a full-service leadership solutions firm for healthcare providers.