Dean Health Plan President and CEO Lon Sprecher to Retire

Dean Health Plan President and CEO Lon Sprecher announced he will be retiring May 1, after eight years leading the organization.

Sprecher joined Dean in 2006 following a career that included such varied roles as City of Madison Budget Director and Wisconsin State Budget Director, and C-suite insurance careers with CUNA Mutual Group, Wisconsin Physicians Service, MGIC and Central Life/Humana. During Sprecher’s eight years with Dean Health Plan, the organization has experienced much growth and change, most recently in its merger with SSM Health Care in 2013. A national search for Sprecher’s successor will begin immediately.