Contact WCHQ

General Inquiries


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4809 S. Biltmore Lane
Madison, WI 53718

Presentation Requests

To request a WCHQ presentation for your meeting or event, please contact us at 608-826-6838 or A presentation typically lasts 30-45 minutes and can be tailored to meet the needs of your organization.

Contact WCHQ Staff:

Gabrielle Rude, CEO of WCHQ

Gabrielle Rude, PhD

  • Advances the mission and vision of WCHQ

Mark Kay Fahey Director of Membership

Mary Kay Fahey
Director of Membership and Business Development

  • Member recruitment
  • Corporate and member relations
  • Communications
  • Business Development
Matt Gigot, Director of Performance Measurement and Analysis

Matt Gigot
Chief Operating Officer

  • Coordinates the operational activities of WCHQ
Brian Slattery, Director of Performance Measurement and Analysis

Brian Slattery
Director of Performance Measurement and Analysis

  • Oversees WCHQ’s data collection and reporting activities
  • Manages WCHQ’s measurement portfolio
  • Facilitates the Measurement Advisory Committee
  • Works with a variety of partner organizations on analytic and research initiatives
Abbey Harburn, Project Analyst

Abbey Harburn, MPH
Quality Improvement Specialist

  • Facilitates the Adolescent and Child Health Improvement Team
  • Facilitates Disparities Improvement Team
Jenifer Koberstein, Oral Health Program Manager

Jen Koberstein
Program Manager

  • Leads the Oral Health Collaborative and Obesity Project
  • Facilitates the Behavioral Health Improvement Team
Jared Nishida, Clinical Information Specialist

Jared Nishida
Clinical Information Specialist

  • Provide support for measurement related functions including data collection, validation and reporting
  • Support WCHQ members with all data and reporting related activities
  • Provide technical assistance and hosting WCHQ’s e-learning opportunities
Sheryl Pierce, Quality Improvement Specialist

Sheryl Pierce, MBA
Quality Improvement Specialist

  • Facilitates Chronic Disease teams: Diabetes, Hypertension, Team-Based Care
  • Promotes chronic disease quality improvement efforts
Tessa Smelzer, Executive Assistant

Tessa Smelzer
Executive Assistant

  • Member and administrative support

Physical address

4809 S. Biltmore Lane
Madison, WI 53718

Mailing address

PO Box 628578
Middleton WI 53562