Regional VP, HR, SSM Health Care
Linda Taplin Statz began her role as Regional Vice President of Human Resources of SSM Health Care of Wisconsin in January 2008. She is responsible for the oversight of the human resources functions of entities owned or managed by SSMHC Wisconsin and acts as a consultant to the human resources functions of affiliated entities. Linda is also a board member of the Upland Hills Hospital and the Edgerton Hospital affiliates. Previously, Linda served as Director - Human Resources for St. Mary's Hospital in Madison.
Prior to joining SSM Health Care (SSMHC) and St. Mary's, Linda served as Director of Recruitment at UW Hospital and Clinics. Linda has over sixteen years of experience in Human Resources with approximately eight years of that being in Health Care. Linda also has experience in the utility industry with background in Human Resources, Customer Service and Operations.
In addition to her work with SSMHC, Linda is Secretary/Board member for Big Brother's Big Sisters of Dane County and a member of the Advisory Board for Edgewood College's School of Business. Linda earned her MBA from the University of Wisconsin, Whitewater and her BA in Sociology from the University of Wisconsin, Madison.