Therese Pandl to speak on Health Reform at St. Norbert College CEO Breakfast

Wednesday, December 15, at 7:30 a.m.

From St. Norbert College, November 29, 2010
by Mike Counter, mike.counter@snc.edu, (920) 403-3089

Therese Pandl, president and CEO of Hospital Sisters Health System, Eastern Wisconsin, will present "Impact of Health Reform for Employees and Communities" as part of the CEO Breakfast and Strategy Series, on Wednesday, Dec. 15, from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. at F.K. Bemis International Center on the St. Norbert campus.

In addition to her leadership of Hospital Sisters Health System's (HSHS) Eastern Wisconsin division, which includes three hospitals in Green Bay and Sheboygan, Pandl is also president & CEO of St. Mary's and St.Vincent hospitals in Green Bay.

Prior to her time at HRHS, Pandl was executive vice president and chief operating officer for Columbia St. Mary's healthcare system, where she was responsible for Columbia St. Mary's hospitals in Milwaukee, Columbia and Ozaukee, as well as Sacred Heart Rehabilitation Institute. Prior to that, she served as the lead executive for St. Mary's Hospital of Ozaukee from 1994 to 2001 and held various roles at St. Mary's Hospital of Milwaukee from 1986 until 1994.

Pandl is a Fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives. She earned her MBA from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee in 1992. She also holds both a bachelor's degree and master's degree in nursing, and was a Commonwealth Fund Nurse Executive Fellow from 1990 to 1992.

She has served on the boards of directors of the Columbia College of Nursing and Horizon Homecare and Hospice, as is a member of the business advisory council of Cardinal Stritch University. She also serves on the boards of Nicolet National Bank, Prevea Health and the American Cancer Society's Midwest Region. She is active in several professional and community organizations.

The title sponsors for the series are Grant Thornton LLP and Insight Publications.

All sessions run from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m., and take place at the Riverview Country Club, Appleton, or at the F.K. Bemis International Center, St. Norbert College.