Leadership Wisconsin is a 501(c)(3) non-profit. As outlined by our Bylaws and Policies, the Board of Directors is responsible for conducting the organization’s finances and program operations in accordance with our mission, vision and core values. In addition, the Board of Directors is responsible for setting organizational direction and priorities which are incorporated into the Leadership Wisconsin Strategic Plan.
FY 2019 Board of Directors
Group XV Alumna
Outreach and Engagement Coordinator, Kids Forward
Group XII Alumna
Retired – Director, WI Board for People with Developmental Disabilities
Group VI Alumna
Owner, Maedex Tax and Farm Accounting, LLC
Financial Analyst, Quartz Health Services
Group X Alumna
Executive Director, Arts Wisconsin
Group VI Alumnus
Vice President, Wood Communications Group
Outreach Manager, Wisconsin Counties Association
Dean and Director, University of Wisconsin-Cooperative Extension
Director, Leadership Wisconsin Program
FY 2019 Standing Committees
Executive Committee: charged with reviewing board candidate slates, managing communications and negotiations with partner organizations, preparing an annual budget and review of investments, managing legal and other professional consultations, collecting and filing required board documentation, and serve as personnel committee.
Board Development Committee: charged with maintaining a robust leadership pipeline that represents the varying constituencies served by Leadership Wisconsin, develops plans for new Board member orientation and ongoing training for all Board Members, and is responsible for maintaining best practices for Board operations and for non-profit organizational governance.
Communications Committee: charged with developing and executing a communications strategy that supports Leadership Wisconsin’s established goals and strategies.
Development & Fundraising Committee: charged with developing and executing a development and fundraising strategy that supports Leadership Wisconsin’s established goals and long-term vision.
Program Committee: charged with serving as the communications link between Leadership Wisconsin and its programming partners; and discusses and develops strategy for programming that is in alignment with established agreements.
Advisory Committee: charged with maintaining the connection between Leadership Wisconsin’s Board and the organization’s alumni, partners, stakeholders and community members.
Join our Board of Directors
If you are interested in learning more about serving on the Leadership Wisconsin Board of Directors, contact Board Development Chair Edward Wreh at firstname.lastname@example.org.
To nominate someone for the Board of Directors, complete this Board Nomination Form
If you personally would like to be considered for the Board of Directors, complete this Prospective Board Member Statement of Interest