Tanya Townsend serves as Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer (CIO) for LCMC Health. In this role, she is charged with the consolidation, integration and enhancement of information technology environments into a shared services model across the five-hospital system. Tanya is an established healthcare executive who has been working in increasingly progressive roles in the healthcare IT industry for over 20 years. Most recently, Tanya was named to the Becker’s 2018 Female Health IT Leaders to Know, and also serves on the Board of Trustees for CHIME (College of Healthcare Information Executives).
Tanya received a Master of Science degree in Medical Informatics from the Milwaukee School of Engineering and the Medical College of Wisconsin. Her undergraduate work in Health Information Administration was completed at the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee.