Congratulations to the following individuals who have graduated from the Leadership Eau Claire™ program.
LEC Class of 2019
Scott Ableidinger, Jamf
Lynn Barrie, Junior Achievement of Wisconsin, Inc.
Jenna Bauer, Wipfli LLP
Jessica Bierman, Realityworks, Inc.
Adam Bragee, EO Johnson Business Technologies
Kelly Buchholtz, Mayo Clinic Health System - Luther Campus
Kurtis Burton, Chippewa Valley Technical College
Trish Campbell, Chippewa Valley Technical College
Travis Christman, HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital
Ryan Erickson, Commonweal Development Corporation
Laura Eysnogle, Wendel
Tricia Friederichs, Rhom Construction LLC
Dawn Gast, Group Health Cooperative of Eau Claire
Matthew Goethe, Fairfield Inn and Suites by Marriott
Bob Grinde, CCFBank
Reidar Gullicksrud, Bauman Associates, Ltd.
Nik Hanko, Royal Construction, Inc.
Steve Hoecherl, Ayres Associates
Jesse Jaskowski, Hoeft Builders, Inc.
Mike Kelash, Nohre & Company, S.C., CPA's
Adam Kinnard, Royal Credit Union
John Lahti, Miron Construction Co., Inc.
Kasey Lemke, Market & Johnson, Inc.
Luisa Lewis, BMO Harris Bank
Greg MacLeod, Hutchinson Technology, Inc.
Kelly Mechelke, Regis Catholic Schools
Sommer Miller, HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital
Michael J. Muehlbauer, Wells Fargo
Jason Munz, Trust Point
Michael Olson, PESI, Inc.
Amanda Parkinson, Feed My People Food Bank
Scott Polenz, Marshfield Clinic - Eau Claire Center
Kallie Robb, Xcel Energy
Sarah Ross, Huebsch Services
Ashley Smetana, Dove Healthcare - South Eau Claire
Marisa Stanley, Eau Claire City-County Health Department
Emilu Starck, Ruder Ware, L.L.S.C.
Jenessa Stromberger, City of Eau Claire
Dave J Usher MD, ReforMedicine,S.C.
Jordan Van Proosdy, Peace Church
Amie Winters, Children's Museum of Eau Claire
Anne Woolever, Regional Enterprises for Adults and Children, Inc.
Tyrel Zich, Xcel Energy
As part of the program, the class completed five community service projects for area non-profit organizations. To read more about the projects, click here. If your organization would be interested in submitting a group project proposal for next year’s class, click here.
Thank you to the many volunteers that make this program possible. We truly appreciate all your support.
Chair Kristin Schmidt, M3 Insurance
Vice Chair Nick White, Associated Bank
Alumni Chair Jeff Stevens, Chestnut Consulting
Ally Clark Peterson, Girl Scouts of the Northwest Great Lakes
Heather Costley, Mayo Clinic Health System
Luke Hanson, Eau Claire Economic Development Corporation
Margo Keys, Chippewa Valley Technical College
Greg Leonard, Eau Claire County
Renee Liming, Bauman Associates, Ltd.
Wayne Marek, Eau Claire Children’s Theatre
Stavroula McCormick, REALiving
Mike McHorney, Children’s Museum of Eau Claire, Inc.
Steve Nick, City of Eau Claire
Shelly Olson, Chippewa Valley Technical College
Julie Poquette, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
Carrie Ronnander, Chippewa Valley Museum
Chris Seelen, Ruder Ware, LLSC
Michael Strubel, Marshfield Clinic Health System
Kari Tatu, DaVinci Therapeutic Massage
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