A Board of Directors, made up of Washington County volunteers, oversees the operations of the agency. The Board seeks participation from all communities in the county, representing various areas of expertise. The Board of Directors oversees all aspects of agency performance and believes in accountability to our children, families, volunteers, and supporters.

Jan Chapman, Concordia University

Vice President
Matt Durant, West Bend School District

Jessica Barlament, Accessible Career Options

Tori Nonhof, Ziegler

Past President
Dave Kohlmann, MSOE


Mike Fleischman, Horicon Bank

Andrew Klopfenstein, O’Meara Law Firm

Justin Nothem, Modern Woodmen

Karen Ottoson, Shine Management Group

Paul Pokorski, West Bend Police Department

Tracy Thom, West Bend Mutual Insurance

Thea Schulities, Snap Fitness

Brenda Hetebrueg, Horicon Bank

David Pye, Quad Graphics

Thea Schulties, Snap Fitness