The YMCA is led by a vibrant, committed volunteer Board of Directors. These community leaders bring new perspectives and connections to the work and mission of the YMCA.


Richard L. Schmidt
C.G. Schmidt
Vice Chair/Treasurer
Jeffrery J. Lueken
Northwestern Mutual Mgmt Co.


Jessica S. Lochmann
Foley & Lardner, LLP
Immediate Past Chair
Richard J. Canter


President & Chief Executive Officer
Carrie M. Wall
YMCA of Metropolitan Milwaukee


Debbie Allen

Anne Ballentine
Rogers Behavioral Health

Tina Chang
Syslogic, Inc.

Kalan Haywood
Haywood Group

James Klauck
Froedtert Health

Hon. Derek Mosley
City of Milwaukee

Chris Marschka
PNC Bank

John W. Mellowes
Charter Manufacturing

Bruce A. Miller
National Insurance Services

Kevin Newell
Royal Capital Group

Mary E. Panzer
Panzer Consulting

Jill G. Pelisek
UWM School of Bus. Admin.

Rachel Roller
Advocate Aurora Health

John F. Steinmiller
Milwaukee Bucks, Inc.

Robert J. Venable
Charter Manufacturing Company, Inc.

Gregory M. Wesley
Medical College of Wisconsin


Emeritus Members

Jack M. Blank

Jon Hammes
Hammes Company

Bruce E. Jacobs

Burleigh E. Jacobs

Ted D. Kellner, C.F.A.
Fiduciary Management, Inc.

John Stollenwerk

Edward J. Zore
Northwestern Mutual