UW Health Executive Leadership

Chief Executive Officer


Alan Kaplan, MD

Chief Executive Officer



Senior Leaders


Abigail Abongwa

Vice President, Revenue Cycle

Jonathan Jaffery, MD, MS, MMM

Chief Population Health Officer
and President, UW Health ACO

Aimee Becker, MD, MBA
Chief Medical Officer

Nizar Jarjour, MD

President, UW Medical Foundation

Stephanie Berkson, MPA

Vice President, Corporate Strategy and Planning

Mark Johnson

Vice President, Managed Care Contracting

Elizabeth Bolt
Senior Vice President, Chief Operating Officer

Troy Lepien

Vice President, Business Integrity

Debra A. Brausen, MS, RN

Vice President, Specialty Clinics

Mary Link, JD

Vice President, Deputy General Counsel,
Legal Operations, Risk and Regulatory

Barbara Jo Byrne, DNSc

Vice President, Chief Nursing Officer

American Family Children's Hospital

John Long

Vice President, Enterprise Analytics

Sandy Clark

Vice President, Information Services

Dennis Maher
Vice President, Supply Chain and Support Services

Betsy Clough, MPH
Vice President, Performance Excellence

Teresa Neely, MBA, BSN, RN

Senior Vice President, Chief Ambulatory Officer,
Chief Nursing Officer - Ambulatory

Michael Dallman, MBA, FACHE

Senior Vice President, Chief Strategy Officer
President, University Health Care, Inc./
UW Health Regional Division, Inc.

Peter D. Newcomer, MD, MMM

Chief Clinical Officer, UW Health

Senior Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs, UWSMPH

Shannon M. Dean, MD

Chief Medical Information Officer

Frederic "Ric" Ransom
Regional Vice President
President, UW Hospitals - Madison Region

Kelsie Doty

Vice President, Practice Plan
Chief Administrative Officer, UW Medical Foundation

Susan M. Rees, DNP, RN, CPHQ, CENP

Regional Vice President

Chief Nursing Officer - Inpatient

Elizabeth Douglas
Vice President, Facilities and Support Services

Jay Robaidek
Senior Vice President, External Affairs

Robert Flannery, CPA

Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer,
UW Health

Chris Roth
Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer

Carey Gehl

Vice President, Strategic Growth and Regional Relations

Paul VanAmerongen

Vice President, Chief Information Security Officer

Cory Geisler, JD

Vice President, Provider Services

Jodi Vitello
Vice President, Finance

Chero Goswami

System Vice President, Chief Information Officer

Karil Walther
Vice President, Primary Care and Population Health Management

Matthew Heign

Vice President, Chief Technology Officer

Kelly Wilson, JD, MBA

Senior Vice President, Chief Legal Officer

Patricia M. Hutter, JD
Vice President, Deputy General Counsel - Corporate Affairs