Meet Our Pedorthists

Meet Our Pedorthists - Jeff LangnerJeff Langner is the CEO, Co-Owner and Buyer for Morgan’s Shoes, Stride Rite and New Balance Madison. Jeff moved to the Madison area when he was in grade school, after traveling the world with his family who served in both the United States Navy as well as the United States Air Corp. Jeff has been in the shoe business since 1972, and has loved it ever since. Jeff attended the University of Wisconsin- Madison for Physical Therapy, but found his true love in helping people find great feeling, comfortable shoes. Jeff was our first Board Certified Pedorthist, achieving his certification in 2000, from the Medical College of Wisconsin. In Jeff’s spare time, he loves spending time outside with his wife, and visiting the ocean to snorkel when he has the opportunity.

Meet Our Pedorthists - Irv HirschfeldIrv Hirschfeld is one of the Co-Owners of Morgan’s Shoes. Irv started with Team Morgan’s in 1999 but has been in the shoe industry since 1994 when he was working for Famous Footwear. Irv became a Board Certified Pedorthist in 2001 through UW-Milwaukee Medical College and from Extra Depth University. He also has previous studies in Criminal Justice and Sociology. In Irv’s spare time he is an avid golfer and loves to spend time with his wife and their chow chow pup Alexa.

Ask A Pedorthist

Meet Our Pedorthists - Jim Hill

Jim Hill is one of the Co-Owners of Morgan’s Shoes, and has worked with the store since 1987 when he was in his teens, as he is Ken Morgan’s nephew, he learned early on the core values of a customer-centered culture and used them as guiding principles. Jim served 4 years in the United States Marine Corp. Jim returned back to the team in 1996, and he takes great pride in providing the Madison Community with quality footwear. Jim studied at Madison College as well as the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Jim is currently studying Pedorthic Education. In Jim’s free time he loves to spend time with his family and play sports with his two sons, as well as travel the world. Fun fact, Jim has studied Hindi!

Jennifer - Meet our Pedorthists

Jennifer Langner is a Supervisor and Assistant Buyer for Morgan’s Shoes. Jennifer joined the team in 2004 while she was still in High School. Jennifer has both a Bachelors Degree in International Business as well as a Masters degree in Business Management from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater. Jennifer switched to a larger role in 2010 after she finished her Bachelors Degree taking on a managerial position within the store. Jennifer has achieved her Pedorthic Education through the American Board for Certification in Orthotics, Prosthetics and Pedorthics via the Robert M Palmer Institute for Bio-mechanics in 2018. In Jennifer’s spare time she loves spending time with her two labradors, Arrow and Forrest, as well as arts and crafts and spending time outside.

Kelly - Meet our pedorthists

Kelly Langner is the Manager and Buyer for New Balance Madison as well as a Supervisor and Assistant Buyer for Morgan’s Shoes. Kelly has both a Bachelors Degree in Political Science and Entrepreneurship as well as a Masters Degree in Business Finance from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater. Kelly joined Team Morgan’s in 2008 and has held many positions within the company. Kelly has obtained her Pedorthic Education through the American Board for Certification in Orthotics, Prosthetics and Pedorthics via the Robert M Palmer Institute for Bio-mechanics in 2018. In Kelly’s free time she loves cycling as well as spending time with her new German Shepard puppy, Bear.