Newsmakers: Check-In with DHS Secretary Kirsten Johnson
Wisconsin Department of Health Services Secretary-Designee Kirsten Johnson received bipartisan approval in a Senate Committee earlier this month. Prior to that, she led the Public Health Department in the city of Milwaukee during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic. She now leads the state as the Medicaid program unwinds from pandemic enrollment and faces other challenges. On October 24, 2023, Secretary-Designee Johnson joins WisconsinEye’s Newsmakers for a check-in.