2019 Executive Directors

Seth Sundeen

Seth Sundeen, Dairy State Bank

2019 Board President (2020)

Seth serves on the CMS, Finance and Executive Committees. He previously served on the Young Professionals Steering Committee.


Carmen Trimble, 3M

2019 Vice President (2018-2020)

Carmen chairs our Workforce & Educaiton Committee that oversees the Young Professionals, Business Professionals, Junior Chamber, and Leadership Menomonie Programs.


Kurt Riepl, Andersen Corporation

2019 Secretary/Treasurer (2018-2020)

Kurt works on the Tourism Strategic Planning item.

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Julie McRea, Xcel Energy

2019 Member at Large (2018-2019)

Julie serves on the Finance Committee and Executive Committee.  She previously served on the Young Professionals Steering Committee and participated in Leadership Menomonie. She works on the Financial Strength Strategic Plan.


Brad Waznik, WMG Waznik Moseler Group

2019 Past President (2018-2019)

Brad served as our 2018 President, coming back on our board after having served on the exectuve level previously.  He will work with the Past President Committee.

2019 Board of Directors


Jenny Benrud – Prevea Health


Jenny serves on our Board assisting advocacy, finance and CMS items.


Mary Bygd

Mary Bygd, Mayo Health Systems

Mary has served on our Board of Directors, holding a prior role of President. She currently assists on the Finance Committee and CMS Committees.

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Rachel Funk Johnson, Happy Apple Therapy


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Cora Frank, Remax


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Peter Gruetzmacher, Jakes SupperClub and Silver Dollar Saloon (2019-2021)

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Ben Ludeman, Weld Riley

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Grady Richartz – University of Wisconsin Stout


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Todd Sinz – TL Sinz Plumbing


Todd serves on the CMS Board.

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Brian Wold – Quality Auto Body


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Jon Kroenig - Heartland Financial

(2019) Ambassador Chair/President

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Tom Sampson, Machine Shed

(2019) Young Professionals Chair/President

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Nick Rodolosi, Hampton Inn

(2019) Tourism Representative

Thank you to our 2018 outgoing Board of Directors

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Jon Menz

2018 Past President
West Central Wisconsin Workforce Development Board

Todd Kostman
2018 Member at Large

Wipfli, LLP

Dan Rowe, Chippewa River Industries,
2018 Ambassador Chair/President

Jason Johnson, Edward Jones,
2018 Young Professionals Chair/President