Wisconsin Collaborative for Quality Healthcare

Board of Directors


The WCHQ Board of Directors approves strategic and financial planning, establishes policies and monitors the management team. To diversify its perspective and expertise, the Board of Directors includes representation from healthcare providers, purchasers and consumers.

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Role Member Name Background
Chair Greg Blommel, MD Medical Director of Quality & Outcomes
Froedtert & Medical College of Wisconsin Community Physicians
Vice Chair Dave Rushlow, MD * Chief Medical Officer
Mayo Clinic Health System - Franciscan Healthcare
Treasurer Patrick Falvey, PhD * Executive Vice President & Chief Integration Officer
Aurora Health Care
Secretary Christopher Queram * ± President & Chief Executive Officer
Wisconsin Collaborative for Healthcare Quality
Past Chair Andrew Weier * ± System Director of Quality Analytics & Decision Support
Ascension Wisconsin
Member Cheryl DeMars * Chief Executive Officer
The Alliance
Member Julie Schuller, MD * Executive Vice President & Vice President, Clinical Affairs
Sixteenth Street Community Health Centers
Member Jim VanderMissen * Chief Executive Officer
Primary Care Associates of Appleton
Member Imran Andrabi, MD President and Chief Executive Officer
ThedaCare®
Member Tim Bartholow, MD Vice President & Chief Medical Officer
WEA Trust
Member Marilu Bintz, MD Medical Vice President
Gundersen Health System
Member Steve Brenton ± Senior Policy Advisor
Wisconsin Hospital Association
Member Todd Burchill VP - Business Development
UnityPoint Health - Meriter
Member William Cannon, MD Medical Director of Quality
Fort HealthCare
Member Bud Chumbley, MD ± Chief Medical Officer
Wisconsin Medical Society
Member Betsy Clough VP Performance Excellence & Project Management
UW Health
Member George Kerwin President & Chief Executive Officer
Bellin Health
Member Jeffrey Kluever Executive Director
Business Health Care Group
Member Kori Krueger, MD Medical Director, Institute for Quality, Innovation & Patient Safety
Marshfield Clinic
Member Steven Kulick, MD Chief Medical Officer
ProHealth Care
Member Mike McGrail, MD System Chief Medical Officer
Aspirus
Member Julie Mitchell, MD Director of Population Health Management
Medical College of Wisconsin
Member Mark Moody  
Member Paul Pritchard, MD Medical Director of Quality
Prevea Health
Member Dean Pollnow, MD, MBA Executive Vice President, Chief Medical Officer & Chief Clinical Officer
Holy Family Memorial
Member Dana Richardson  ± Chief Executive Officer
Wisconsin Health Information Organization
Member Lon Sprecher  
Member Dirk Steinert, MD Chair, Clinical Practice Council
Ascension Medical Group
Member Mark Thompson, MD Regional Chief Medical Officer of Physician Integration
SSM Health Dean Medical Group
Member Jerry Ward Vice President - Operations
Seats Incorporated
Member Ruth Yarbrough Vice President
Mercy Health System

      *  Executive Committee

      ±  Ex-officio