Cathy Jacobs, Director of Physician/ Community Relations
Ms. Jacobs has overseen the marketing function at NRMC for more than 25 years. In her role as Director of Physician and Community Relations, she is responsible for physician relations and physician recruitment as well as the health system’s marketing, advertising, public relations and media relations. Ms. Jacobs plays an instrumental leadership role in all internal and external event planning including the Foundation’s annual gala and golf tournament as well as functions for the Associates such as annual employee banquet, holiday and festival functions, and special events.
A life-long resident of Natchiotches, Mrs. Jacobs attended Northwestern State University where she earned a bachelor’s degree in marketing and communication. In 2018, the Louisiana Hospital Association’s Public Relations and Marketing Group named Ms. Jacobs as Public Relations Practitioner of the Year. She received the Golden Pelican Award from the organization for her professionalism and achievements in the field of community relations. Under her leadership, the hospital has earned multiple awards each year for advertising and marketing initiatives.