Kara Mulligan is currently the Associate Administrator and Director of Clinical Operations at the University of Wisconsin, where she has been for 7 years. Prior to joining ObGyn, she held several positions in organizations outside of the University and within the Department of Surgery. She partners closely with leadership at UW Health in conducting the daily and strategic operations of the Department’s five clinical divisions. Kara is President-Elect of the Association of Managers of Gynecology and Obstetrics (AMGO) and has also served on that Board as Director at Large and Vice President. Since 2015 she has also served on the American College of Healthcare Executives Wisconsin Chapter Board as Programming Committee co-chair. Kara received her master’s degrees in Healthcare Administration and Business Administration from the Carlson School of Management at the University of Minnesota.