Board Affairs Committee, Executive Committee
Board Term Ends: November 2024
Director of Virtual Health
Chris Meyer is the Director of Virtual Health at the Marshfield Clinic in Marshfield, WI. As part of the Institute for Quality, Innovation and Patient Safety at Marshfield Clinic, Chris helps find ways to increase access to healthcare, increase the quality of the care provided while also reducing the cost of care. Prior to serving as the Director of Virtual Health, Chris spent 22 years in the IT industry, mostly in education.
A lifetime resident of Marshfield, Chris has also served as an elected official for 10 years with the last 8 as the Mayor of the City of Marshfield. Prior to being Mayor, he served 2 years on the Common Council. Chris will being is 5th term as Mayor in April 2016.
Marshfield is a healthcare community and home to the Marshfield Clinic, Ministry St. Joseph’s Hospital, the Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation and National Farm Medicine Center. Chris takes an active role in promoting healthy lifestyles and engaging the community in health education. Ranked as one of the best small towns in the USA, Chris is proud to represent his friends and neighbors as their Mayor and promote Marshfield as a great place to live, work and play.
Chris is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin – Stevens Point and holds a degree in Business Administration and Economics. He is current working on his Master of Arts degree in Behavioral Economics. Chris, his wife Jodi and their four children live in Marshfield and enjoy traveling, particularly exploring Wisconsin, being outdoors and finding educational opportunities in everything they do.