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July 19 – 22, 2018
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Mpact Council

Mpact Council


The Mpact Council is a group of dedicated community leaders with knowledge and connections throughout Milwaukee, who advise and guide the Milwaukee Rep’s Mpact programming.


John Kordsmeier – Mpact Council Chair, former Board President of Milwaukee Rep and former President of the Northwestern Mutual Foundation

Dr. Dan Bergen – Executive Director of the Marquette University Office of Community Engagement

La’Ketta Caldwell – Senior Program Manager, Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater Milwaukee

Bridget Clementi – VP, Community Health, Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin

Ricardo Diaz – Executive Director, United Community Center

Karen Gotzler – Executive Director, Milwaukee LGBT Community Center

Will Harvill – English Teacher, Milwaukee Public Schools

Katie Heil – Community Volunteer (Greater Together, Milwaukee Film Festival, Cultural Commons)

Suzanne Hupy – Community Volunteer (involved in many of the area cultural & social services organizations)

Deb Jolitz – Arts Manager, Milwaukee Public Schools

Glenn Kleiman – Executive Director, 88Nine Radio Milwaukee

Connie Kordsmeier – Former Teacher, Community Volunteer, Friends of the Milwaukee Rep

Susan Lloyd – Executive Director, Zilber Family Foundation

Rob Manegold – Board Member

Ruth Maegli – Chief Academic Officer, Milwaukee Public Schools

Tonen O'Connor – Former Managing Director of Milwaukee Rep; Resident Priest Emerita, Milwaukee Zen Center

Paula Penebaker – President & CEO, YWCA

Tom Schneider – Executive Director, COA Youth & Family Centers

Marcus White – VP, Community Engagement, Greater Milwaukee Foundation

Dr. Katherine Wilson – Executive Director, Zeidler Center for Public Discussion

Dionne Grayson – Co-Founder & Executive Director, Lead2Change

Cacy Kemp – Associate Director, Safe & Sound