Committed to the delivery of compassionate, personalized care for all, with a focus on people who are most in need, and leading the transformation of healthcare.

Each member of the Ascension Wisconsin Executive Leadership team is committed to living and fulfilling our Mission of caring for all persons, with special attention to those who are most vulnerable, each and every day. Our first priority is the health and safety of our patients and associates. We take great pride in the exceptional care and experience our more than 16,000 associates provide to those who have entrusted us with their care across our 24 hospital campuses and more than 100 related healthcare facilities from Racine to Eagle River.

Please help our team continue to learn, grow and be the best leaders we can be by providing feedback, questions and suggestions to us directly. We truly believe that listening to those we are privileged to serve is how we will continue to be the leading provider of Catholic healthcare in Wisconsin.


Bernie Sherry
Senior Vice President, Ascension and Ministry Market Executive, Ascension Wisconsin

Monica Hilt
Chief Operating Officer, Ascension Wisconsin

Doug Culling, DO
President Clinical, Ascension Medical Group, Ascension Wisconsin

Joan Bachleitner
Chief Strategy Officer, Ascension Wisconsin

Timothy Waldoch
Chief Mission Integration Officer, Ascension Wisconsin

Chad Craig, MD, MS, MBA, FACP
Chief Medical Officer, Ascension Wisconsin

Gregory Brusko, DO, MMM, FACOS
Chief Clinical Officer, Ascension Wisconsin

Heather Schimmers, RN
Chief Nursing Officer, Ascension Wisconsin

Reginald Newson
Chief Community Impact Officer, Ascension Wisconsin

Paul Mason
Chief Operating Officer, Ascension Medical Group, Ascension Wisconsin

Jon Sohn
Chief Financial Officer, Ascension Wisconsin

Beth O’Laire
Senior Director, Human Resources, Ascension Wisconsin

Brian McKaig
Senior Director, Marketing & Communications, Ascension Wisconsin

Kari Klasen
Practice Area Lead Attorney, Ascension Wisconsin and Northeast Ministries