Our board is comprised of business, civic, arts, and community leaders committed to the strategic goals of increasing the vitality of the arts and culture sector in Milwaukee.

Chad Bauman

Milwaukee Rep

Geraud Blanks

MKE Film

Antonio Butts

Walnut Way

Beth Haskovec


Judy Hsiung

Ernst & Young

Julie Granger

Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce (MMAC)

Jeffrey Morin

Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design

Carole Nicksin

Milwaukee Magazine

Moira Fitzgerald

Fitzgerald Consultancy

Katie Heil

Heil Family Foundation
Immediate Past Chair

Daniel J. Gawronski

Michael Best & Friedrich

Joe Poeschl

The Commons - Wisconsin

Dominique Samari

P3 Development Group
Vice Chair

Chris Lierman

GMR Marketing

Elizabeth Ridley

The Brimful Life

LaShawndra Vernon

Artists Working in Education

Deanna Tillisch

Community Volunteer