Our Board of Directors

Wisconsin Philanthropy Network is governed by a Board of Directors elected by the membership.

Each director is elected for a three-year term and can serve a maximum of three terms.


Katheryn Leverenz, Chair, Mathematics Institute of Wisconsin

Erin Frederick, Vice Chair, Zilber Family Foundation

Ken Robertson, Treasurer, Greater Milwaukee Foundation

Julie Bauer, Secretary, Alliant Energy Foundation

Board Members

Melissa Baxter, Waukesha Education Foundation

Patricia Contreras, Rockwell Automation

Frank Cumberbatch, Bader Philanthropies, Inc.

Curt Detjen, Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region

Christina Ellis, Advancing a Healthier Wisconsin

Steve Goldberg, CUNA Mutual Group Foundation, Retired

Amy Kerwin, Ascendium Education Group

Jason Kohout, Foley & Lardner LLP

Bob Sorge, Madison Community Foundation