by Jasmine Batchelor
August 23, 2019
Chief Executive Officer,
Wisconsin Association of Health Plans
Nancy J. Wenzel is the Chief Executive Officer of the Wisconsin Association of Health Plans, a position she has held since April 1993.
The Wisconsin Association of Health Plans is the voice of 11 community-based health plans that provide health insurance coverage in every county of the state to individuals, employers and government programs. Ms. Wenzel works with Association members and staff to develop and execute the strategic public policy and organizational priorities of the Association.
For most of her professional career, Ms. Wenzel has worked on Wisconsin health and insurance policy issues. In state government, Ms. Wenzel was a senior health policy advisor to a Wisconsin Governor and a health policy aide to a Wisconsin Joint Finance Committee member.
Ms. Wenzel has served on several health care boards and advisory groups in state government and the private nonprofit sector. She is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where she developed her passion for Badger sports