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

Mark Johnson

Vice President, Managed Care Contracting

Stephanie Berkson, MPA

Vice President, Corporate Strategy and Planning

Troy Lepien

Vice President, Business Integrity

Shiva Bidar-Sielaff

Vice President, Chief Diversity Officer

Jonathan Lewis

Vice President/Chief Operating Officer

UW Health at The American Center

Elizabeth Bolt

Senior Vice President, Chief Operating Officer

Mary Link, JD

Vice President, Deputy General Counsel,

Legal Operations, Risk and Regulatory

Debra A. Brausen, MS, RN

Vice President, Specialty Clinics

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, Chief Human Resources Officer

Stephen Nakada, MD, FACS

Medical Director, UW Medical Foundation Practice Plan

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 M. Dean, MD

Chief Medical Information Officer

Peter D. Newcomer, MD, MMM

Chief Clinical Officer, UW Health

Senior Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs, UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Kelsie Doty

Vice President, Practice Plan

Chief Administrative Officer, UW Medical Foundation

Frederic "Ric" Ransom

Regional Vice President

President, UW Hospitals - Madison Region

Elizabeth Douglas

Vice President, Facilities and Support Services

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

Regional Vice President

Chief Nursing Officer - Inpatient

Robert Flannery, CPA

Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer,

UW Health

Jay Robaidek

Senior Vice President, External Affairs

John Frohna, MD, MPH

President, UW Medical Foundation

Chris Roth

Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer

Carey Gehl

Vice President, Strategic Growth and Regional Relations

Nikki Stafford

Vice President/Chief Operating Officer

American Family Children's Hospital

Cory Geisler, JD

Vice President, Provider Services

Paul VanAmerongen

Vice President, Chief Information Security Officer

Chero Goswami

System Vice President, Chief Information Officer

Jodi Vitello

Vice President, Finance

Matthew Heign

Vice President, Chief Technology Officer

Karil Walther

Vice President, Primary Care and Population Health Management

Patricia M. Hutter, JD

Vice President, Deputy General Counsel - Corporate Affairs

Kelly Wilson, JD, MBA

Senior Vice President, Chief Legal Officer

Rudy Jackson, DNP, MHA, RN, CENP

Senior Vice President, Chief Nurse Executive