Lon E. Sprecher
Lon Sprecher is the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Dean Health Plan. He joined Dean in 2006 after working for CUNA Mutual Group, WPS Insurance, Central Life Assurance Company/Humana, MGIC and the State of Wisconsin.
Lon began his journey to Dean here in Madison where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics and went on to earn a Master of Science degree in Public Administration from the University of Wisconsin – Madison.
In addition to the work in his field, Lon is also a published author of several chapters and numerous magazine articles regarding budget and tax administration. He has also served as an adjunct professor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. In the past, Lon has served as the Chair of the Governor’s Business Council, member of the Wisconsin Health Information Organization (WHIO) Board and the Overture Center Board and Finance Committee. He has served as the Treasurer and Chair of the Greater Madison Chamber of Commerce. Lon also served as an advisor to the past five Wisconsin Governors on budget and tax matters.
Lon chose to work in Healthcare Administration because it offers him an opportunity to serve both the human and economic needs of the region. He chose to work at Dean because he has been a believer in integrated systems for 25 years and Dean gives him the chance to practice what he preaches.
Outside of the office you can find Lon enjoying baseball games, skiing, boating, muscle cars and Sherlock Holmes.
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