Board of Directors

Officers

  • Michael G. Carter, J.D., CPA, Chairman - Sr. Vice President/CFO, Northwestern Mutual
  • Timothy P. Byrne, CFA – Vice Chairman - Chief Information Officer/Managing Director, Baird
  • Lydia Chartre,  Secretary - Partner, Real Estate, Development & Construction, Husch Blackwell
  • Beverly Smiley, Treasurer - Vice President - Controller, Badger Meter, Inc.
  • Charles (Chuck) I. Henderson,  Asst. Secretary/Asst. Treasurer – Attorney, Davis & Kuelthau
  • Jay Williams, Immediate Past Chairman - Past President/CEO, Milwaukee Public Museum
  • Dennis Kois,  President (ex-officio) - President/CEO, Milwaukee Public Museum

Directors

  • Jason W. Allen – Partner, Foley & Lardner
  • Mikelis (Mike) Abuls - Executive Vice President & COO, CG Schmidt, Inc.
  • Keith S. Baisden - Sr. V.P., Commercial Banking, Town Bank, A Wintrust Community Bank
  • James (Jim) T. Barry III, J.D., CCIM – President, The Barry Co.
  • Eddie Cullen - Milwaukee County Supervisor, 15th District
  • Patrick (PJ) J. DiStefano – Partner, Deloitte 
  • Ethan Elser, Sr. - Director of Corporate Development, PACE Equity
  • Bridie A. Fanning – Senior Advisor, Boston Consulting Group
  • Tanja Felton - Community Volunteer
  • Alexander (Alec) Fraser – Partner, Michael Best & Friedrich LLP
  • John Grunau – Manager of Construction, The Brewery Works
  • Patricia J. Hoben, Ph.D. – Co-Founder and Head of School, Carmen High School of Science and Technology
  • Amy Wurlitzer Hopkins – Owner, Time Flies Toys
  • Lyle Ignace, M.D., M.P.H. - Executive Director, Gerald L. Ignace Indian Health Center
  • Niksa (Nik) Ivancevic - Owner/CEO, Midwest Fiber Networks
  • John J. Malloy - CFO & COO, Principal, NAI MLG Commerical 
  • Susan H. Martin – Exec. V. P., Gen. Counsel and Corporate Secretary, WEC Energy Group
  • Supreme Moore Omokunde - Milwaukee County Supervisor, 10th District 
  • Thad Nation – Founder & Senior Partner, Nation Consulting
  • Mary Ellen (Candy) Pindyck – Community Volunteer
  • Khalif Rainey – Milwaukee Alderman, 7th District
  • Christine Rundblad - MPM Docent
  • Jill Timm - Senior Vice President Finance, Kohl's Department Stores
  • John A. Utz – Executive Vice President, Associated Bank 
  • Michael (Mike) Van Asten - Founder/President, Incredible Edibles, Inc.
  • Charles F. Wright, Jr. - Plant Superintendent, Rheocast Company
  • Betsy Brown Wyatt – Executive Vice President, General Manager, Cramer-Krasselt
  • Patricia (Patty) L. Yunk – Community Volunteer