Board of Directors

Executive Committee & Directors

Board Co-Chairs:
Nathan Wautier, Shareholder, Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren s.c.

Megan Jerabek, Shareholder, von Briesen & Roper s.c.

Vice Chair:
Mark Richardson, President/Founder, Unfinished Business LLC

Margaret Watson, Chief Executive Officer, Steve Brown Apartments

Anita Mahamed, Partner, Wipfli LLP

Challenge Committee Chair:
Chandra Miller Fienen

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:
Brenda González, Director of Community Relations, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Membership Development Committee Chair:
Brian Lee, President, Revelation PR, Advertising & Social Media

Quality of Life Committee Chair:
Peggy Gunderson, President & Brand Strategist, Strategic Brand Marketing

Transportation Committee Chair:
Morgan Ramaker, Executive Director, BCycle, LLC

Immediate Past Board Chair & Personnel Committee Chair:
Doug Poland, Partner, Stafford Rosenbaum LLP


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, President, Madison Public Schools Foundation

Alison Helland, Director of Donor Engagement, Madison Community Foundation

Melissa Huggins, Founding Principal, Urban Assets

Tania Ibarra, Cofounder, and Shareholder Step Up, Equity Matters, LLC.

Eli Judge, President, Capitol Neighborhoods, Inc.

Winnie Karanja, Executive Director, Maydm Inc.

Steve Landry, Vice President, Business Development, Madison Operations, Miron Construction

Ron Luskin, non-business/resident member

Traci Mann, Market President, Old National Bank

Kathy Marks, Owner and Managing Director, TMA+Peritus

Kevin Martin, Partner, Michael Best & Friedrich LLP

Emily Mehl, Commercial Leasing and Development, Urban Land Interests & Board Chair, Madison’s Central Business Improvement District

Sandy Morales, Chief Executive Officer, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Dane County

Peter Mortenson, Senior Vice-President, US Bank

Stacy Nemeth, Chief Operating Officer, Fiore Companies, Inc.

Beth Prochaska, Executive Vice President, Potter Lawson

Janine Punzel, Principal, 360 Commercial Real Estate

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

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, Diversity Business Development Manager, Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation

Ex Officio Members

Connie Thompson, Executive Director, Monona Terrace Community & Convention Center

Mike Verveer, 4th District Alderperson, City of Madison