Nursing Home Administrators Examining Board

The Nursing Home Administrators Examining Board is created in Wis. Stat. § 15.405(7m) and has authority as outlined in Wis. Stat. ch. 456.


The members of the Nursing Home Administrators Examining Board are appointed by the Governor and confirmed by the Legislature to serve 4-year terms. The Board consists of the Secretary of the Department of Health Services or a designee who serves as a non-voting member, 5 Nursing Home Administrators, 1 physician, 1 nurse and 2 public members.  

MemberOfficerMember TypeTerm Expiration
​Larson, David L.
​​Nursing Home Administrator Member
​Lynch-deCombhs, Diane​
​Vice Chairperson
​Nursing Home Administrator Member​​7/1/2024
​Bristol, Echo E.
​Nursing Home Administrator Member
​​Kaiser, Elizabeth

​Nurse Member
Radtke, Jessica

DHS Representative: Nonvoting Member
Shaughnessy, Patrick​Nursing Home Administrator Member​7/1/2023​
​Williams, Jason L.

​​Nursing Home Administrator Member
​Physician Member

​Public Member
Vacant​Public Member

*Board members whose terms have expired may continue to serve until their successor is confirmed by the Senate.​​


Department of Health Services Recommendations​: Prevention of COVID-19 in Long-Term Care Facilities​

Last updated: 8/23​/2022​​