UW Health Executive Leadership

Chief Executive Officer


Alan Kaplan, MD

Chief Executive Officer



Senior Leaders


Abigail Abongwa

Vice President, Revenue Cycle

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

Aimee Becker, MD, MBA
Vice President, Inpatient Services
Chief Medical Officer

Jonathan Jaffery, MD, MS, MMM

Senior Vice President and Chief Population Health Officer,
UW Health and President, UW Health ACO

Stephanie Berkson, MPA

Vice President, Corporate Strategy and Planning

Nizar Jarjour, MD

SVP/President, UW Medical Foundation

Elizabeth Bolt
Senior Vice President, Chief Operating Officer

Mark Johnson

Vice President, Managed Care Contracting

Deb Brausen, MS, RN

Vice President, Specialty Care

Troy Lepien

Vice President, Business Integrity

Barb Byrne, DNSc

Vice President, Clinical Operations
American Family Children's Hospital

John Long

Vice President, Enterprise Analytics

Sandy Clark

Vice President, Information Services

Mary Link, JD

Vice President, Deputy General Counsel, Legal Operations

Betsy Clough, MPH
Vice President, Performance Excellence

Dennis Maher
Vice President, Supply Chain

Michael Dallman, MBA, FACHE

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

Teresa Neely, MBA, BSN, RN

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

Shannon Dean, MD

Senior Vice President, Chief Medical Information Officer

Peter Newcomer, MD

Senior Vice President, Chief Clinical Officer

Kelsie Doty

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

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

Elizabeth Douglas
Vice President, Facilities and Support Services


Vice President/Chief Nursing Officer - Inpatient; Interim Chief Nurse Executive

Robert Flannery, CPA

Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer,
UW Health

Jay Robaidek
Vice President, Chief of Staff

Cory Geisler, JD

Vice President, Provider Services

Chris Roth
Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer

 Matthew Heign

Vice President, Chief Technology Officer

Paul VanAmerongen

Vice President, Chief Information Security Officer


Jodi Vitello
Vice President, Finance


Karil Walther
Vice President, Primary Care and Population Health


Kelly Wilson, JD, MBA

Senior Vice President, Chief Legal Officer