Family Health Section: Contacts

The Family Health Section of the Bureau of Community Health Promotion within the Division of Public Health has responsibility to improve the health of women, infants, children, teens and families as they progress through the critical developmental milestones of life. A major emphasis of the programs in the Family Health Section involves prevention, early screening, and early intervention.

Our programs include Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs (CYSHCN), Maternal and Child Health (MCH), Newborn Screening (NBS) and Injury Prevention.

Unless otherwise indicated, staff are based out of the Wisconsin Department of Health Services building at 1 W. Wilson St., Madison

Main Phone: 608-266-3504
Fax Number: 608-267-3824

Family Health Section Chief - vacant

Section-wide Staff

Ashley Kreul - Office Operations Associate
608-266-3504

Kathy Hanson - Grant Specialist Advanced
608-261-9304

Angela Rohan, PhD - Senior MCH Epidemiologist/CDC Assignee
608-267-0241

Kara Mathewson - Sexual Assault Prevention Program Coordinator
608-267-7796

Dr. Cynthie Wautlet, MD, MPH - Women Health Family Planning Director
608-239-2916 (offsite)

Arianna Keil, MD - Quality Improvement Director
608-267-7796 (offsite)

Maternal and Child Health

Ashley Bergeron - Maternal and Child Health (MCH) Unit Supervisor

Katrina Alber, MPH - Statewide Systems Development Initiatives Coordinator
608-266-3959

Sharon Gilbert - Home Visiting Nurse Consultant
608-640-6040 (mobile)

Molly Holdorf - Maternal and Child Health Public Health Nurse Consultant
608-267-3282

Terry Kruse - Maternal and Perinatal Consultant
608-422-1789

Leah Ludlum - Maternal and Child Health Public Health Nurse Consultant
608-381-9132

Shawn Meyer - Maternal and Child Health Public Health Nurse Consultant
608-504-6373 (offsite)

Emily Morian-Lozano, MPH, MSW - Reproductive Heath Family Planning Epidemiologist
608-266-2684

Karen Morris - Reproductive Health Family Planning Health Nurse Consultant
715-836-4989 (western regional office)

Health Equity Coordinator - vacant

Mary Rosecky - Maternal and Child Health Nurse Consultant
608-405-0231

Shuba Samuel - Reproductive Health Family Planning Advanced Practice Nurse Prescriber (APNP)
608-669-4072 (offsite)

Cathy Sendelbach, MS, CHES - Reproductive Health Family Planning Program Consultant
920-448-5221 (northeastern regional office)

Fiona Weeks, MSPH - Maternal and Child Epidemiologist/ Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Project Director
608-977-0156 

Staff Development Specialist - vacant

Public Health Educator (Community Partnership Specialist) - vacant

Public Health Educator (Community Partnership Specialist) - vacant

Community Services Specialist Senior (Communication and Outreach Coordinator) - vacant

Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs (CYSHCN)

Anne Odusanya, DrPH, MPH - Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs (CYSHCN) Unit Supervisor
608-267-9008

Sharon Fleischfresser, MD, MPH - CYSHCN Medical Director
608-266-3674

Becky Burns, MSSW - CYSHCN Statewide Coordinator
608-265-0505 (Waisman)

Noel Fernandez - Newborn Screening Out of Hospital Outreach and Follow Up Coordinator
608-286-9015 (offsite)

Jeanne Gustafson - Wisconsin Sound Beginnings Parents Reaching Out Specialist
715-726-7900 ext. 2131 (offsite)

Peggy Helm-Quest - CYSHCN Health Promotion Consultant/Birth Defects Program Coordinator
608-267-2945

Tami Horzewski, MS, CHES - Wisconsin Newborn Blood Screening Coordinator
608-266-8904

Tim Lybeck - Clerical Assistant
608-267-9008

Molly Martzke - Wisconsin Sound Beginnings Needs Assessment Coordinator
920-362-7370

Vince Milisauskas - WE-TRAC and Wisconsin Birth Defects Registry Information System Specialist
608-267-7148

Melissa Olson, MS - CYSHCN Epidemiologist
608-575-1471

Elizabeth Seeliger, AuD - Wisconsin Sound Beginnings Program Director
608-422-1254 (offsite)

Connie Stevens - Wisconsin Sound Beginnings Parents Reaching Out Specialist
608-577-3895 (offsite)

Kelsey Stevenson, MPH - Newborn Screening Data and System Integration Specialist
608-590-5142 (offsite)

Violence, Injury Prevention, Systems, Adolescent Health and Opioid Harm Prevention (VIPSAH)

Violence, Injury Prevention, Systems, Adolescent Health and Opioid Harm Prevention (VIPSAH) Unit Supervisor - vacant

Lisa Bullard-Cawthorne, MPH, MS - Overdose Data to Action (OD2A) Program Planning Coordinator
608-338-6435

Kitt (Katherine) Drewiske - Late Adolescent Health Consultant
608-266-5610

Danny Fossati - IS Business Automation Specialist
608-266-1538

Mariah Geiger - Early Adolescent Health Consultant
608-267-7250

Melissa Heinz, MPH - Injury and Violence Prevention Coordinator
608-266-1251

Pamela Imm, MS - Injury Epidemiologist
608-266-3894

Julie Maccoux - SPHERE Information System Administrator/Office Operations Associate
920-448-5229 (Northeastern Regional office)

Ronald Prince - OD2A Epidemiologist
608-267-3434

Jennifer Tranmer, MA - OD2A Communications Specialist
608-267-0329

Charlie Vear, MPH - Wisconsin Violent Death Reporting System (WVDRS) Coordinator
608-267-9190

Stephanie West, PhD - Epidemiologist/Evaluator/REDCap Administrator
608-267-3861

OD2A Outreach Consultant - vacant

OD2A Evaluation Consultant - vacant

Last Revised: July 3, 2020