Pamela Latherow Submitted

Pamela Latherow named CIO of Milwaukee Center for Independence

By Candace Romano, Associate Director of Marketing, 414-937-2075

MILWAUKEE Pamela Latherow has been named Chief Information Officer of the Milwaukee Center for Independence.

Latherow is a seasoned information technology professional with more than 20 years of experience in both managerial and technical capacities.

Prior to joining MCFI, Latherow was the director of information technology at SaintA and the senior engineer and administrator for Roadrunner Transportation Systems. She is also a veteran of the U.S. Army, where she served as a military intelligence interpreter and analyst.

“Pam brings a wealth of experience and a passion for the mission of our organization,” said Teri Zywicki, CEO and president of MCFI. "Pam’s leadership will be critical to achieving our strategic priorities to provide integrated and innovative care."

Latherow said she is excited to work for an organization dedicated to helping people of all abilities advance their total health.

“I am thrilled to be able to leverage technology to help MCFI grow and stay ahead of the constantly changing technology progression,” she said.

Latherow is a member of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act Collaborative of Wisconsin and InfraGard, a partnership between the FBI and members of the private sector that expedites the exchange of information to protect the critical infrastructure.

Latherow received her bachelor’s of computer science from Lakeland College. She is married to husband, John, and has two grown children, Amanda and Johnny.

MCFI is an affiliate of the Centers for Independence.