Board of Directors

We are governed by a talented and dedicated board of directors. This group of community leaders works with us to promote our mission, formulate policy, steward donor and member contributions, and provide oversight.

Board members are elected for a three year term. If you are interested in learning more about our board opportunities, please contact Jill Schanon Macek.

Officers Title Affiliation
President John W. Grunau Schlitz Park Development
Past President Timothy J. Gerend Northwestern Mutual
Treasurer Kevin J. Kane BMO Global Treasury Management
Secretary Meg Kinney Community Volunteer
VP of Development Jane B. Bell Community Volunteer
VP of Governance John E. ‘Jack’ Gebhardt Green River Equity Partners


  Aliah M. Berman Aurora Health Care
  Jonathan Bloom Fiduciary Management, Inc.
  Shane Delsman Godfrey and Kahn, S.C.
  Heidi Dondlinger GE Healthcare
  Debra Katz yellow wood
  Dennis Kois Milwaukee Public Museum
  Diane O’Connor Community Volunteer
  Eva Osborne Microsoft Corporation
  Justin K. Patrick Johnson Controls, Inc
  Benjamin T. Pavlik Johnson Financial Group
  Arthur T. Phillips Foley & Lardner, LLP
  Sanderson S.‘Andy’ Read Private Business
  John Schaub Baird
  Benjamin ‘Ben’ Rikkers Foley & Lardner, LLP
  Mark Siler Gardner Denver
  Carol Wolcott Community Volunteer