Civic leader, retired educator and member of the UW-Green Bay Foundation Board and Council of Trustees — Kate Meeuwsen has a far-ranging and distinguished record of advocacy on behalf of educational initiatives at her alma mater and communitywide. She and her family have been important supporters of Phoenix Athletics, the Weidner Center, development of the Kress Events Center, and academic enhancements. With her husband, Mike, she was a May 2006 recipient of the University’s highest community honor, the Chancellor’s Award. She has had many leadership roles in the community. Meeuwsen has also held leadership positions within the community.