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We've invited a wide range of leaders from the University and the community to join forces and help us breakdown barriers and other challenges that might stand in the way of women advancing to positions of leadership.

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Steering Committee

UW-Green Bay Employees Unless Noted Otherwise

Cynthia Bailey

Campus Executive Officer Marinette

Janet Bonkowski

Executive Director, Marketing & University Communication

Kathleen Burns‑Finn

Interim Provost & Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs

Janet Hathaway

Special Initiatives Ambassador & Associate of the Chancellor

Kassandra Linzmeier

Manager of Events & Annual Giving

Melissa Nash

Director of HR & Affirmative Action Officer

Bridget Krage O'Connor

Lead Community Partner & Principal & Owner, O'Connor Connective

Joy Ruzek

Assistant Vice Chancellor, Division of Continuing Education & Community Engagement

Sheryl Van Gruensven

Chief Business Officer & Senior Vice Chancellor for Institutional Strategy

Lora Warner

Faculty & Residence Advisor & Associate Professor, Public Administration

Anthony Werner

Vice Chancellor for Advancement & Foundation President

Teri Zuege‑Halvorsen

Executive Director & Area Director, Continuing Professional Education

Advisory Board


Melissa Borowicz

CEO & Owner, The Utech Group

Vallari Chandna

Associate Professor & Chair, Business & Marketing, UW‑Green Bay

Robyn Davis

President & CEO, Brown County United Way

Susan Gallagher‑Lepak

Dean, College of Health, Education & Social Welfare, UW‑Green Bay

Gretchen Gilbertson

CEO, Seura

Robyn Gruner

External Affairs, AT&T

Sharon Hulce

President & CEO, Employment Resource Group, Inc.

Lorrie Jacobetti

Senior Vice President & CFO, Prevea Health

Kristin Jacobs

Executive Director, CASA of Brown County

Lisa Jossart

Vice President, Community Investment and Partner Distribution, CONNECT/American Family Insurance

Bridget Krage O'Connor

Principal & Owner, O'Connor Connective

Barb LaMue

President & CEO, NEW North, Inc.

Elizabeth Mitchell

Principal & Owner, Mitchell Management Consulting

Amanda Nelson

Associate Dean, Science, Engineering & Technology, UW‑Green Bay

Rachel Skenandore

Former Northeast Region Director for Governor's Walker's Administration

Sheri Treu

Director, Organizational Development, Menasha Corporation

Lora Warner

Associate Professor, Public Administration, UW-Green Bay

Cate Zeuske

Partner, Gard Business Group

Amy Zimmerman

CMO, Tundraland Home Improvements