Board of Directors

Executive Committee

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Margaret Watson

Co-Chair

Chief Executive Officer,
Steve Brown Apartments

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Pam Christenson

Co-Chair

Director – Customer and Community Relations,
Madison Gas & Electric

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Amy Supple

Vice Chair & Economic Development Committee Chair

Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer,
Edgewater Hotel Company, LLC

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Anita Mahamed

Treasurer & Finance Committee Chair

Partner,
Wipfli LLP

Mark Richardson

Immediate Past Co-Chair & Personnel Committee Chair

President/Founder,
Unfinished Business LLC

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Sandy Morales

Nominating Committee Chair

Chief Executive Officer,
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Dane County

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Melinda Heinritz

Government Relations Committee Chair

President,
Madison Public Schools Foundation

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Brenda González

Inclusiveness Committee Chair

Director of Community Relations,
University of Wisconsin-Madison

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Brian Lee

Membership Development Committee Chair

President,
Revelation PR, Advertising & Social Media

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Peggy Gunderson

Quality of Life Committee Chair

President,
Strategic Brand Marketing

Morgan Ramaker Klaas

Transportation Committee Chair

Strategic Planning & Partnerships Lead,
Target

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Megan Jerabek

Shareholder,
von Briesen & Roper s.c.

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Nathan Wautier

Shareholder,
Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren s.c.

Board Members

Dr. Ruben Anthony

President & CEO,
Urban League of Greater Madison

Juli Aulik

Director of Community Relations,
UW Health/UnityPoint Health-Meriter

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Adam Barr

Principal,
Michael Best Strategies

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David Braun

Senior Vice President,
Huntington National Bank

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Elizabeth Cardinale

Senior Vice President, Relationship Manager, Corporate & Commercial Banking,
U.S. Bank

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Dr. Tim Casper

Executive Vice President, Student Affairs & Institutional Effectiveness,
Madison College

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Paul Cuta

Partner,
CāS4 Architecture, LLC

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Baltazar De Anda Santana

Executive Director,
Latino Academy of Workforce Development

Paul Dombrowski

Partner,
Husch Blackwell

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Chad Eschler

Vice President – Business Development,
J.H. Findorff & Son Inc.

Matt Gerding

Alison Helland

Director of Donor & Advisor Engagement,
Madison Community Foundation

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Tania Ibarra

Cofounder and Shareholder,
Step Up, Equity Matters, LLC

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Winnie Karanja

CEO and Founder,
Represented Collective

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Dan Kennelly

Vice President,
Quad Capital Partners

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Traci Mann

Market President,
Old National Bank

Kathy Marks

Owner and Managing Director,
TMA+Peritus

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Josh Marron

Executive Vice President, Chief Banking Officer,
Park Bank

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Wes Mosman Block

Deputy Director and Chief Operating Officer,
Wisconsin Historical Society

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Anne Neujahr Morrison

Shareholder,
Urban Land Interests

Principal,
New Year Investments

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Dan O’Callaghan

Partner,
Carlson Black O’Callaghan & Battenberg LLP

Beth Prochaska

Chairman,
Potter Lawson

Katie Rist

Partner and Real Estate Business Lawyer,
Foley & Lardner LLP

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Angela Russell

Chief Diversity Officer,
TruStage

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Ben Schmidt

Senior Vice President,
Fiore Companies, Inc.

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Karla Thennes

Executive Director,
Porchlight

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Eli Tsarovsky

President,
Capitol Neighborhoods, Inc.

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Jim Tubbs

Chief Executive Officer,
Lake Ridge Bank

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Eric Upchurch

Chief Visionary,
Opportunity Inc.

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Vic Villacrez

Member,
Madison’s Central Business Improvement District Board of Directors

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Cassidy Wartenweiler

Project Development,
EUA

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Lynn Wood

Vice President,
Wood Communications Group

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Marissa Young

Director of Business Development,
JP Cullen

Alex Ysquierdo

Director,
Wisconsin Supplier Diversity Program
Department of Administration

Ex-Officio Members

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Casey Becker

Division Administrator – Housing Access & Affordability,
Dane County

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Dr. TJ McCray

Deputy Superintendent,
Madison Metropolitan School District

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Connie Thompson

Executive Director,
Monona Terrace Community & Convention Center

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Dr. Linda Vakunta

Deputy Mayor,
City of Madison

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Mike Verveer

4th District Alderperson,
City of Madison

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Ellie Westman Chin

President and CEO,
Destination Madison