Sauk Prairie Healthcare hosts visitors from Federal Reserve Bank
Sauk Prairie Healthcare (SPH) had the pleasure of hosting visitors from Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago for a facility tour and information-sharing session on Tuesday, August 23. Executive Vice President, Anna Paulson, and Vice President and Director of Regional Research, Leslie McGranahan represented the Reserve Bank. Also on hand were the CEOs of in Columbus, , and in Viroqua. Several Sauk Prairie community leaders also participated, including Roxi Maier and Steve Ploetz from , Jeff Wright, Superintendent of Schools , Tywana German, Executive Director , Todd Lassanske, General Manager at Jason Scott, Director at , also participated.
Led by SPH CEO Shawn Lerch, the discussion covered topics including labor supply issues, housing supply and affordability, monetary policy, and lending rates. Of particular interest to the Federal Reserve team was the success of the Youth Apprenticeship Program between McFarlane’s and the Sauk Prairie School District.