Accounting alumnus named CFO of the Year


August 20, 2012

Jonathan Sohn, a 1995 accounting alumnus and senior vice president and chief financial officer for Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare, was named CFO of the Year by the Business Journal of Milwaukee. In its fifth year recognizing southeast Wisconsin’s accomplished CFOs, the Business Journal honored Sohn in the Large Private Companies ($250 million+) category.

According to Wheaton Franciscan, Sohn joined the organization’s Milwaukee operations in May 2003 as regional vice president of financial services. He was promoted to senior vice president in 2007 and later promoted to senior vice president and CFO in 2009. An accomplished financial executive, Sohn also has a master’s of management degree from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University; he is also a Certified Public Accountant.

In 2008, the Business Journal named him one of their “Forty Under 40.”