Our Team 2020-07-10T15:03:10+00:00

Our Staff

Jean Tehan
President / CEO

Sue Nelson
Program Officer

Pam Eckmann
Director of Finance

Jenna Weix
Marketing Associate

Karla Lodholz
Director of Donor Services

Karen Tesch
Administrative Assistant

Our Board

The Community Foundation’s Board of Directors is chosen for their knowledge of community issues, a proven track record of commitment to community, and their ability to provide a breadth of knowledge to collectively address complex community issues as they arise, governs the Community Foundation.

Chris Pfender, Chair
Intercity State Bank

Peter Gaffaney, Vice-Chair

Ben Reif, Treasurer
Wausau Coated Products

Mary Jo Johnson, Secretary
EO Johnson

Amy Plier, Past-Chair
Wausau Container Corp.

Lisa Dodson
Medical College of Wisconsin

Dave Eisenreich
Retired Business CEO

Ryan Gallagher
Rocket Industrial

Will Hsu
Hsu’s Ginseng

Melissa Kampmann
Ruder Ware

Jeremy Lewitzke
L & S Electric

Steve Schmidt
Retired Business CEO

Emily Voss
Voss Studios

Ann Werth
Retired City Administrator


Tom Mack
Jay Wiedenman
Jim Kemerling

Distributions Committee

Ann Werth, Chair
Amaya Boman
Trinity Foster
Melissa Kampmann
Cari Logemann
Camille Nicklaus
Amy Plier
Jennifer Sweeney
Emily Voss

Investment Committee

Steve Schmidt, Chair
Peter Gaffaney
Dennis DeLoye
Adam Keuler
Will Hsu
Jim Kemerling
Chris Pfender
Mike Spalding

Finance Committee

Ben Reif – Chair
Peter Gaffaney
Steve Schmidt
Will Hsu
Chris Pfender

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