Meet Our Nursing Leaders

Meet our nursing leadership at the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics and the American Family Children's Hospital in Madison, Wisconsin:

 

Beth Houlahan, MSN, RN

 

Beth Houlahan, DNP, RN, CENP
Senior Vice President
Chief Nurse Executive

Sue Rees, BSN, MS

 

Sue Rees, DNP, RN, CPHQ, CENP Vice President, Associate Chief Nursing Officer

Teresa Neely, MBA, BSN, RN

 

Teresa Neely, MBA, BSN, RN
Senior Vice President
Chief Ambulatory Officer
Chief Nursing Officer-Ambulatory

Barbara Byrne, DNP, RN, PPCNP-BC

 

Barbara Byrne, DNP, RN,
PPCNP-BC
Vice President, Clinical Operations American Family Children’s Hospital

Karil Walther, DNP, RN

Karil Walther, DNP, RN
Vice President, Primary Care and Population Health Management

Debra Brausen, MS, BSN, RN

Debra Brausen, MS, BSN, RN Vice President, Specialty Clinics

Kimberly Brandt, MBA, BSN, RN, OCN

Kimberly Brandt, MBA, BSN, RN, OCN
Director, Oncology Services

Maria Brenny-Fitzpatrick, DNP, RN, FNP-C, GNP-BC

Maria Brenny-Fitzpatrick
DNP, RN, FNP-C, GNP-BC
Director, Transitional Care and
Post-Acute Care

Rhonda Hoyer, MS, APRN

Rhonda Hoyer, MS, APRN Director, Advanced Practice Providers

Barbara Liegel, RN, MS

Barbara Liegel, MSN, RN, GNP-BC
Director,Coordinated Care/
Home Care

Rebecca Moore MBA

Rebecca Moore, MBA
Financial Officer Nursing/Patient Care Services

Anne Mork, MSN, RN

Anne Mork, MSN, RN
Director, Surgical Services,
University Hospital

Andy Walbrun, BSN, RN, CCRN, CNML

Andy Walbrun, BSN, RN, CCRN, CNML
Interim Director, Inpatient Heart, Vascular and Thoracic

Tracey Abitz, DNP, RN, CTN-B, NEA-BC

Tracey Abitz, DNP, RN, CTN-B, NEA-BC
Director, Surgical and Psychiatric Nursing 

Emilie Fedorov, MSN, RN

Emilie Federov, MSN, RN
Director, Nursing Operations Support 

 

Michele Glynn, DNP, RN-BC

Michele Glynn, DNP,
RN-BC
Director, Nursing Education and Development

UW Hospital and Clinics Director of Medical Nursing Ann Malec

 

Ann Malec, DNP, RN, ACNP, NEA-BC, Director, Medical Nursing

  Rebecca Rankin, MS, BSN, RN, CPHQ, PMP

Rebecca Rankin, BSN, MS, RN, CPHQ, PMP, Director, Nursing Informatics 

Linda Stevens, DNP, RN-BC, CPHQ, CSPHP

Linda Stevens, DNP, RN-BC, CPHQ, CSPHP, Director, Nursing Quality and Safety

Anne Rifleman, BSN, MSM, RN

Anne Rifleman, BSN, MSM, RN, Director, Emergency Services

Toni Cruz, MSN, RN, CNOR 

 

Toni Cruz, MSN, RN, CNOR
Director, Digestive Health Center

Catherine Madsen, MSN, RN

Catherine Madsen, MSN, RN
Director, Surgical Services
American Family Children’s Hospital

Anne Moseley, MSN, RN

Anne Moseley, MSN, RN, Director, Pediatric Nursing, American Family Children’s Hospital

Jessica Dern, DNP, RN

Jessica Dern, DNP, RN
Director, Professional Services
UW Health at The American Center

Michele McClure, MSN, RN

Michele McClure, MSN, RN
Director, Inpatient Services,

UW Health at The American Center

Michelle Bishop, BSN, RN

Michelle Bishop, BSN, RN
Director, Surgical Services
UW Health at The American Center