Board Members

Board of Directors


Steve Laughlin
CEO, Laughlin Constable

Past President
Bill Haberman
Partner, Michael Best & Friedrich, LLP
President, Herzfeld Foundation


Robert M. Davis, DVM
Finance Co-Chair
President & CEO, Zoological Society of Milwaukee

Alexander P. Fraser
Development Co-Chair
Partner, Michael Best & Friedrich, LLP

Patti Keating Kahn
Education Chair
Owner, Colby Abbot & Railway Exchange Buildings

Tracey L. Klein
Governance Chair
Shareholder and Co-chair, Health Care Practice, Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren s.c.

Sara Meaney
Development Co-Chair
Managing Director, BVK

Joseph A. Rock
Finance Co-Chair
Partner, KPMG


Donna Baumgartner
Community Supporter & Arts Patron

Tina Chang
CEO, SysLogic

Eva Chess
SVP Public Affairs, Aurora Health Care

Jeff Fitzsimmons
Co-Founder, HarQen

Carmen Haberman
Vice President, Herzfeld Foundation

Stacey Herzing
Communications Director, Herzing University

Mary Ann LaBahn
Retired VP, J.P. Morgan Chase

Emilia Layden
Associate Curator, Haggerty Museum of Art

Marianne Lubar
Community Volunteer

Steve Mech
President, CSA Commercial

Barry Poltermann
Founder & CEO, About Face Media

Bob Pothier
Co-founder & CEO, Hapacus

Dave Stamm
CEO, Stamm Technologies and Stamm Media

Julia Taylor
President, Greater Milwaukee Committee

Chad Tessmer
Director of Marketing & Communication, JCC


Chris Abele
Past President
Milwaukee County Executive

Tom Barrett
Mayor of Milwaukee

Jacqueline Strayer