Executive Committee

Justin Mortara, Board Chair/President | Mortara Instrument, Inc

Amy Schmidt Jones, Vice President Nominating & Governance Chair President Elect | Michael Best & Friedrich LLC

Mark Benskin, Treasurer, Finance Chair | US Bank Private Client

R. Jan Pirozzolo-Mellowes, Secretary | Foley & Lardner, LLP

Judson Snyder, Immediate Past President | BMO Harris Equipment Finance

Donna Baumgartner, Artistic Chair

Jane Bell, Development Chair

Nancy Einhorn, Education Chair, Community Engagement Chair | Einhorn Associates

Colleen Henderson, Building & Facilities Chair | WEC Energy Group

Anne Martino, Marketing Sales & Communications Chair | Aurora Healthcare

Molly Schweiger, Special Events Chair | PNC Bank

Directors at Large

Griselda Aldrete | Hispanic Professionals of Greater Milwaukee

Aliah Berman | Aurora Health Care

William Bonifas | CBRE

Sarah Damsgaard | JP Morgan

Sarah Wright Kimball | Kimball Communications

Gail Lione

Sarah Thomas Pagels | Laffey, Leitner, and Goode LLC

Jill Pelisek | University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Christopher Piotrowski | Associated Bank

Lisa Preston | Manpower Group

William Raasch, MD | Froedtert and Medical College Sports Medicine Institute

John Rumpf | Robert W. Baird & Co.


Julia Glawe, Executive Director

Michael Pink, Artistic Director

Honorary Directors

Nana Allis*

Audrey Baird

Roberta Boorse*

Barbara Brumder*

Robert Eiseman*

Mariette Orth*

Jodi Peck

Joan and Jack Stein*

Mary Trainer

General Counsel

Linda Benfield | Foley & Lardner, LLP

Founder, Milwaukee Ballet

Roberta Boorse*



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