Office of the President

Ellen M. Gilligan, President & CEO 

Aileen Rogers, Executive Coordinator 

Nurma Brown, Administrative Assistant 


Community Investment

Kathryn J. Dunn, Vice President 

Brad Ambelang, Program and Grants Associate

Jeannie Fenceroy, Senior Program Manager - Education and Scholarships 

Fred Gutierrez, Senior Program Officer 

Janel M. Hines, Director of Grant Programs and Strategic Initiatives

Liliane McFarlane, Grants Manager

Evan R. Reed, Senior Program Officer

Darlene C. Russell, Senior Program Officer  

Lamont Smith, Senior Analyst

Pa Sponcia, Associate Program Officer

Carol Wilson, Scholarship and Program Coordinator  


Finance and Administration

Kenneth Robertson, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Yelena Chester, Investment Officer

Cindy Hoffman, Grants Coordinator

Sharon Loxton, Senior Financial Analyst  

Oletha Mays, Finance Associate

Rashad Morris, Operational Services Coordinator

Meridian M. Napoli, Operations Manager

Wendy Ponting, Controller 

Stacie Owen, Finance Associate


Human Resources and Organizational Learning

Michael D. Hoffman, Vice President, Human Resources and Organizational Learning

Amy James, Human Resources Generalist

Linda D. Pitts, Receptionist 


Marketing and Communications

Laura Porfilio Glawe, Vice President

Becca Mader, Senior Communications Specialist

Sonia McGhee, Administrative Assistant 

Paula J. Perez, Webmaster and Graphic Designer 

Jeremy Podolski, Marketing and Communications Manager


Development and Philanthropic Services

Kristen MekemsonVice President

Joseph Brooks, Senior Director of Donor Services

Jennifer E. Clemons, Development and Philanthropic Services Specialist

Will Janisch, Philanthropic Adviser 

Maura Cook Lamensky, Associate Director of Gift Planning

Mary Kay Mark, Senior Director of Gift Planning

Mark Maurice, Philanthropic Adviser

Andrea C. Ogden, Philanthropic Adviser

Claudia Scholl, Philanthropic Adviser - Stewardship/Events

Erin TerBeek, Prospect Researcher

Dana ZwickDevelopment and Philanthropic Services Specialist


Milwaukee Succeeds

Danae Davis, Executive Director

Dave Celata, Deputy Director

Lorna Dilley, Research and Evaluation Manager

Jonathan Dunn, Goal 3 Manager

Joseph Gallagher, Goal 2 Manager

Catina Harwell-Young, Goal 4 Manager

Kiley Kurz, Administrative Assistant

2017 Annual Report

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For an overview of last year’s financial performance, read our 2017 annual report.