Michael Wukitsch is Executive Vice President of Human Resources for Cadence Health. He joined the organization in early 2014, bringing with him more than 20 years of human resources experience.
Mr. Wukitsch comes to Cadence Health from Children’s Hospital Colorado in Denver, a top-10 nationally ranked pediatric healthcare system with 17 network locations. He joined Children’s in 2005 as vice president of human resources, and was named vice president and chief human resources officer in 2011. Prior to joining Children’s Hospital Colorado, Mr. Wukitsch served as a human resources director for Coors Brewing Company in Golden, CO.
In addition to his professional role, Mr. Wukitsch is a member of the Society for Human Resource Management and the Academy of Human Resource Development. He is also active in Child Health Corporation of American Advisory Committee for HR Forums.
Mr. Wukitsch earned his bachelor’s degree from Marquette University, Milwaukee, and his MBA from Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. He is certified as a senior professional in human resources and is currently completing his PhD at Colorado State University in Ft. Collins.