Anthem Partners, a premier operator of funeral homes and cemeteries, is pleased to announce that Shannon Bischoff has joined the organization.  Bischoff will be executive vice president – finance and a member of Anthem Partners’ executive leadership team.  She joins Anthem from Pinnacle Funeral Services.

“Our company’s continued financial strength is essential to Anthem’s ability to deliver on our purpose and to create long-term value for all our stakeholders,” said Will Andrews, president of Anthem Partners – U.S.  “Shannon brings with her deep financial experience, a track record of achievement, and true operational insights into funeral service. For these reasons, she is the perfect leader to take the helm of our finance organization and deliver a comprehensive strategic financial vision that will help drive Anthem’s future growth and success.”

Bischoff has more than 25 years of finance and operational expertise in funeral service.  She began her career at Keystone Group Holdings.  Following the sale of Keystone, she transitioned into the role of director of accounting and support for Foundation Partners Group.   Most recently, she was the vice president of operations at Pinnacle.  Bischoff also is a founding member of the Death Care Collective, a group dedicated to fostering connections, strengthening relationships, and empowering women in the death care profession.  At Anthem, Bischoff will be a key thought partner to the company’s executive leadership team while overseeing every aspect of the company’s financial management.

“Anthem is a company that is unparalleled in its ambition to be the company where legacy lives,” said Bischoff.  “For me, there could be no professional opportunity greater than leveraging all my years of finance and business experience to play a role in helping to create systems as well as processes to enable the growth opportunity, not to mention working alongside a high-performing team that has been built for growth.”

“We are fortunate to have built an organization that can attract top industry talent like Shannon so early in our company’s life cycle,” stated Andrews.  “We are so proud to have her on the Anthem team helping us continue to build a world-class organization.”

About Anthem Partners:   Anthem Partners is a privately-owned operator of cemeteries and funeral homes.  Founded by a group of industry professionals and backed by long-term, patient investors, Anthem Partners is actively seeking opportunities to grow with like-minded professionals and firms who share their vision. To learn more, call 972.418.2908 or visit

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