Mission and Leadership


We are a community-minded healthcare system providing innovative, individualized and compassionate care for every stage of life.


To exemplify the highest standard of community healthcare and inspire patients to take an active role in their health through wellness-oriented care.


Sensible – Approach decisions in a practical way, guided by common sense.
Holistic – Focus on the patient as a whole person and not a set of symptoms.
Affordable – Bring care to all who need it.
Respectful – Treat all as we’d want to be treated.
Inspirational – Be the standard of community health and wellness.
Nurturing – Provide medical care with support and encouragement.
Genuine – Show honest concern for those we serve and passion for what we do.

Leadership Team


Lisa Schnedler
Lisa Schnedler

President and CEO

Lynn Hebgen

Vice President of Nursing

Krisann Karls VP of Ancillary Services
Krisann Karls

Vice President of Ancillary Services

Karl Pustina

Vice President of Finance

Board of Trustees

Jim Massey
Jim Massey

Chair, Barneveld

Ted Greenheck

Vice Chair, Spring Green

Brad Laufenberg

Secretary, Highland

John Thronson
John Thronson

Treasurer, Hollandale

Dr. Kathryn Dalsing
Dr. Kathryn Dalsing

Trustee, Dodgeville

David Engels Board of Trustees
David Engels

Trustee, Mineral Point

Sandy Fischer

Trustee, Mount Horeb

Jody Vanderloo

Trustee, Dodgeville

Margo Francisco

Trustee, SSM Health

Does my insurance work with Upland Hills Health?

It’s one of the most common questions our patient financial services experts get.

Most people are surprised to learn that Upland Hills Health works with a wide range of health plan and PPOs. We are an independent, nonprofit healthcare organization, always pursuing additional insurance carriers that service our communities.


Most frequently used insurance plans:

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