Board of Directors
Executive Committee & Directors
Doug Poland, Partner, Stafford Rosenbaum LLP
Nathan Wautier, Shareholder, Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren s.c.
Margaret Watson, Chief Executive Officer, Steve Brown Apartments
Anita Mahamed, Partner, Wipfli LLP
Challenge Committee Chair:
Winnie Karanja, Executive Director, Maydm Inc.
Economic Development Committee Chair:
Anne Neujahr Morrison, Shareholder, Urban Land Interests and Principal, New Year Investments
Government Relations Committee Chair:
Angie Black, Partner, Carlson Black O’Callaghan & Battenberg LLP
Inclusiveness Committee Chair:
Mark Richardson, President/Founder, Unfinished Business LLC
Membership Development Committee Chair:
Megan Jerabek, Partner, von Briesen & Roper s.c.
Quality of Life Committee Chair:
Kathy Marks, Owner and Managing Director, TMA+Peritus
Transportation Committee Chair:
Janine Punzel, Principal, 360 Commercial Real Estate
Immediate Past Board Chair & Personnel Committee Chair:
Stacy Nemeth, Chief Operating Officer, Fiore Companies, Inc.
Nominating Committee Chair:
Brad Grzesiak, CEO, Bendyworks
Dr. Ruben Anthony, President & CEO, Urban League of Greater Madison
Juli Aulik, Director of Community Relations, UW Health/UnityPoint Health-Meriter/Quartz
Randy Banks, Senior Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer, Strang, Inc.
Dr. Tim Casper, Vice President, Institutional Learning & Effectiveness, Madison College
Pam Christenson, Director of Economic Development, Madison Gas & Electric
George Cullen, Vice President, JP Cullen
Paul Cuta, Partner, CāS4 Architecture, LLC
Paul Dombrowski, Partner, Husch Blackwell
Matt Gerding, President, FPC Live
Kari Grasee, Vice President, Information & Data Management, American Family Insurance
Melinda Heinritz, Executive Director, Foundation for Madison’s Public Schools
Alison Helland, Attorney, Boardman & Clark LLP
Melissa Huggins, Founding Principal, Urban Assets
Tania Ibarra, Founder and Board Member, Latino Professionals Association, Inc.
Eli Judge, President, Capitol Neighborhoods, Inc.
Steve Landry, Vice President, Business Development, Madison Operations, Miron Construction
Ron Luskin, non-business/resident member
Traci Mann, Market President, Old National Bank
Kevin Martin, Partner, Michael Best & Friedrich LLP
Emily Mehl, Commercial Leasing and Development, Urban Land Interests & Board Chair, Madison’s Central Business Improvement District
Chandra Miller Fienen
Sandy Morales, Chief Executive Officer, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Dane County
Peter Mortenson, Senior Vice-President, US Bank
Tim O’Meara, Vice President Sales, Madison National Life Insurance Company
Beth Prochaska, Executive Vice President, Potter Lawson
Katie Rist, Partner and Real Estate Business Lawyer, Foley & Lardner LLP
Andrew Roethe, Vice President in Commercial Banking, BMO Harris Bank, N.A.
Carole Schaeffer, Vice President of Business Development, Friede & Associates
Steve Sosnowski, Senior Vice President, Associated Bank
Craig Stanley, Founding Principal, Broadwing Advisors, LLC
Missy Tracy, Municipal Relations Coordinator, Ho-Chunk Gaming-Madison
Jeff Tubbs, Executive Vice President, J.H. Findorff & Son Inc.
Eric Upchurch, Opportunity Inc.
Alex Ysquierdo, Assistant Vice President, Associated Bank
Ex Officio Members
Brenda González, Director of Community Relations, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Kelly Ruppel, Chief Financial Officer, Madison Metropolitan School District
Connie Thompson, Executive Director, Monona Terrace Community & Convention Center
Mike Verveer, 4th District Alderperson, City of Madison