Our Organization

For 75 years, Oakwood Lutheran Senior Ministries has helped older adults lead lives of growth, happiness, health, and security. Our boards of directors consist of corporate executives, pastors and community leaders from the Madison area. Our profits are reinvested back into the organization to ensure that we continually enhance our programs and services to best serve residents who call Oakwood home.

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Jan Hamilton-Crawford President and Chief Executive Officer
Sue Husom Preferred Hospice Clinical Director
Jenn Maina
Jenn Maina Chief Compliance Officer and Clinical Quality
Christine O'Donnell Chief Financial Officer
Susan Rafferty Chief Human Resources Officer
Angela Studnicka
Angela Studnicka Director of Pharmacy
Tyler Whatley Director of Religion and Pastoral Care
Maddie Wiger University Woods Executive Director
Barbara Gilson
Barbara Gilson Executive Assistant to the CEO

2023 Community Impact Report

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The Oakwood Foundation

The Oakwood Foundation raises funds in order to support Oakwood’s two campuses, those we serve, and those who provide service. Your gifts to the Oakwood Foundation benefit Oakwood residents and employees, enhancing their lives in ways that would not have otherwise been possible through Oakwood’s operating budget.

Sponsoring Congregations

Oakwood Lutheran Senior Ministries – formerly Oakwood Lutheran Homes Association – was established in 1948 by an association of Lutheran churches who believed Madison could – and should – offer quality care and services to older adults.

We are grateful for the continued support of our sponsoring congregations.

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