September 10, 2013
Stephanie Smiley, 608-266-1683

Secretary Kitty Rhoades Names Cheryl Johnson Administrator of the Division of Enterprise Services

MADISON-Today Department of Health Services (DHS) Secretary Kitty Rhoades announced the appointment of Cheryl Johnson as Administrator of the Division of Enterprise Services effective immediately.

The Division of Enterprise Services oversees financial management, information systems and technology, personnel and employment relations, affirmative action and civil rights compliance as well as purchasing and contract administration, facilities management and other administrative services.

"Cheryl is a proven leader and accomplished senior executive in the Department of Health Services," said Secretary Rhoades. "We are fortunate to have someone on our team with the wealth of knowledge and experience that Cheryl has, which will be a great asset as we work to implement many high priority projects."

Ms. Johnson has worked for the Department of Health Services (DHS) for more than 30 years. She began her tenure with DHS in the Bureau of Fiscal Services (BFS) as an entry-level auditor, moved to the then Internal Audit office and after 10 years with Internal Audit returned to BFS. In BFS, Cheryl served as the Deputy Director for 18 years and then as the Bureau Director for four years. Most recently Cheryl has been the Deputy Administrator for Division of Enterprise Services.