President of Children’s Hospital announces retirement

Special to The Freeman

July 21, 2014

MILWAUKEE — Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin said Monday that Cindy Christensen, president of Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin and executive vice president of Children’s Hospital and Health System, will retire.

Christensen’s retirement becomes effective Dec. 31, according to a statement.

“Cindy’s dedication to the lives of children and to the people of Children’s Hospital never wavers,” said Peggy Troy, CEO of Children’s Hospital and Health System. “Under her leadership, Children’s has grown in quality, reputation, number of children served and scope of our mission.”

Christensen has been a major contributor in the establishment of Children’s as one of the nation’s top pediatric health systems, according to the statement.