Ascension Wisconsin Names New Fox Valley President

Published Wednesday, January 13, 2021

Appleton, Wis​. - Michael Bergmann has joined Ascension Wisconsin as Fox Valley Hospital President overseeing Ascension NE Wisconsin - St. Elizabeth Campus, Ascension NE Wisconsin- Mercy Campus and Ascension Calumet Hospital. He begins his new role on January 25, 2021.

“We are thrilled to welcome Michael to Ascension Wisconsin. He is a collaborative,results-oriented servant leader with more than 20 years of hospital and medical group experience,” said Monica Hilt, Chief Operating Officer, Ascension Wisconsin. “His thorough knowledge and understanding of the Wisconsin healthcare market will positively impact our organization and the communities we’re privileged to serve.”

Prior to joining Ascension Wisconsin, Bergmann was most recently with Advocate Aurora Health as Primary Service Area President Waukesha/Jefferson. There he was responsible for strategy, resource management and attaining key targets in health outcomes, safety, patient experience,employee engagement, community perception and growth.

He received his Master’s in Healthcare Administration from Walden University, his Bachelor’s Degree in Social Welfare from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and he is a licensed registered nurse.

About Ascension Wisconsin
In Wisconsin, Ascension operates 24 hospital campuses, more than 100 related healthcare facilities and employs more than 1,200 primary and specialty care clinicians from Racine to Eagle River. Serving Wisconsin since 1848, Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. Ascension is the largest non-profit and Catholic health system in the U.S., operating more than 2,600 sites of care – including 145 hospitals and more than 40 senior living facilities – in 19states and the District of Columbia. Visit