Lakeview Hospital and Stillwater Medical Group Leadership

Our leadership team is the backbone of our efforts to support the health and well-being of our patients, their families and the community.

Theodore Wegleitner

Lakeview Hospital CEO and President

Wegleitner, who is known as ‘Ted’, joined the HealthPartners family of care in 1987. His career includes being director of Park Nicollet’s HealthSource, a health promotion program for employers, vice president of Surgical Services at Methodist Hospital and Park Nicollet’s Ambulatory Surgery Center, and most recently, as president and chief operating officer at TRIA Orthopedic Center. He joined Lakeview Hospital in 2014.

Wegleitner holds a Masters in Business Administration from the University of St. Thomas, and a Bachelor of Science from the University of Minnesota.

Andrew Dorwart, MD

Stillwater Medical Group President, Lakeview Health System CMO

Dr. Dorwart joined Stillwater Medical Group in 1992 as an Internal Medicine physician. He has held many leadership positions within Stillwater Medical Group and Lakeview Health.

Dr. Dorwart holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of St. Thomas and a MD degree from the University of Minnesota. He completed his Internal Medicine residency at Hennepin County Medical Center.

Angy Duchesneau

Senior Director of Human Resources

Angy joined Lakeview Hospital in 2002 as the Human Resources Director and was named Sr. Director of Human Resources in 2005.  Angy came to Lakeview with 18 years prior human resources experience, including health care and management experience.

Angy holds an Associate of Arts degree and is completing a Bachelor of Arts in Individualized Studies with a focus in Psychology and Human Resources at Metropolitan State University.

Paul Erickson

Executive Director, Lakeview Foundation

Erickson was hired in 2005 as the foundation's first development officer. Prior to his joining the Lakeview staff, he served as the Director for Development of the Indianhead Council, Boy Scouts of America.

He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Minnesota in Morris, MN. His responsibilities include providing leadership and support to the system's Foundation Board, as well as developing and implementing a comprehensive fundraising program to include major gifts and planned giving efforts, special events, annual giving and grant writing.

Robbi Hagelberg

Vice President of Nursing and Chief Nursing Officer

Hagelberg joined HealthPartners in 2012 as the Vice President of Operations and Chief Nursing Officer for Hudson Hospital & Clinics. She became the Vice President of Nursing Services and Chief Nursing Officer for Lakeview Hospital in 2015.  Prior to coming to HealthPartners, Hagelberg served as the Director of Inpatient and Emergency Services at Fairview Lakes Hospital in Wyoming, Minnesota for two years, and prior to that she was the Chief Nursing Officer at Regina Medical Center in Hastings, MN for 10 years.

Hagelberg holds a Masters in Business Administration and a Bachelor of Arts in Nursing from Metropolitan State University.

Doug Johnson

Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Johnson serves as Chief Finance Officer for both Lakeview Health System and Lakeview Hospital. He joined Lakeview Hospital in Stillwater, MN as Chief Financial Officer in 2000. He was named CFO of Lakeview Health System in 2005, when Lakeview Hospital and Stillwater Medical Group formed an integrated delivery system.

Johnson holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from the University of Wisconsin in River Falls, WI and a Master of Business Administration from Cardinal Stritch University in Milwaukee, WI.

Michelle Kraft

Lakeview Hospital Director of Finance

Kraft joined Lakeview Hospital in November of 2014.  She has been in health care finance for over 20 years, including as a Senior Business Operations Finance Analyst at HealthEast, Director of Financial Services at Hudson Physicians, an independent physician practice in Hudson, WI, and most recently as the Director of Finance for Lakeview Hospital and Foundation.

Kraft holds a Certified Public Accountant certificate and has her MBA from the University of Wisconsin, River Falls. She holds her Bachelors of Business Administration from the University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire.

Nathan Pulscher

Vice President of Ancillary Services 

Pulscher joined Lakeview Hospital in May of 2016. Before coming to HealthPartners, his career path included serving as Director of Medical Imaging Services at Rapid City Regional Hospital in Rapid City, South Dakota, and Chief of Diagnostics Services at VA Black Hills Health Care System. 

Pulscher holds a Master of Science in Strategic Leadership from Black Hills State University in Spearfish, South Dakota, and a Bachelor of Science in Microbiology from South Dakota State University in Brookings, South Dakota.

Tom Anderson

MD, Medical Director

Matt Richie

Vice President, St. Croix Valley Clinics

Richie joined the Stillwater Medical Group as its administrator in 2009. He came to the clinic with over 20 years of health care administration experience, most recently with Grand Itasca Clinic and Hospital in Grand Rapids, MN.

He has a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from the University of St. Thomas and a Bachelor of Science degree from St. John’s University in Collegeville.

Board of directors

Lakeview Health is governed by a board of directors. The responsibilities of the board include:

  • Ensuring we’re meeting the needs of the community
  • Establishing our mission, vision, policies and bylaws that govern our operations
  • Overseeing quality standards and financial performance

Scott Aebischer
HealthPartners, Senior Vice President, Customer Service & Product Innovation

Mike Anderson

Kevin Bjork, MD
Stillwater Medical Group Surgeon

Elizabeth Bradshaw
American Academy of Neurology, Program Manager, Medical Economics

Brian Cress, MD
HealthPartners Pediatrics Physician

Dwight Cummins
Cummins Law Office, PA

Brett Haake, MD
Vice President Medical Affairs CMO, Regions

Sue Hedlund
Retired, Deputy Chair, Washington County Department of Public Health

Jason Howard
Executive Vice President, COO/CFA
First State Bank and Trust

Nick Meyer, MD
Partner, Twin Cities Orthopedics; President ProportionFit

Denise Pontrelli
Stillwater Area Schools Superintendent

Megan Remark
Regions Hospital President and CEO

Julie Schmidt
President & Founder, Journey: Leadership Pathfinder

Sharon Tolva
Andersen Corporation

John Uppgren

Ex-Officio Non-Voting Members

Andrew Dorwart, MD
Stillwater Medical Group President
Lakeview Health System CMO
St. Croix Valley Medical Director, HealthPartners

Ted Wegleitner
Lakeview Hospital President
Lakeview Health System CEO
St. Croix Valley Executive Leader, HealthPartners