Our Board Members

The Clean Lakes Alliance boards represent the many government, business, and community partners working to make healthy lakes a reality. Their passion and expertise turns our small staff into one big team for clean lakes!

Apply to serve on a board or committee

Most successful board candidates have previous experience and involvement with Clean Lakes Alliance, including volunteering or committees. If you’re interested in joining our efforts, please read our guide on how to get involved.

The application period to serve on a Clean Lakes Alliance board or committee is currently closed. Stay tuned for our next application period in 2019.

Executive Board

The Executive Board is a small and agile group of individuals that work on budgetary and administrative matters on behalf of Clean Lakes Alliance.

Lloyd Eagan, Chair
Wisconsin DNR, Retired

Randy Peterson, Vice Chair
LRP Consultants

Jim West, Treasurer
Town Bank

Stacey Neu, Secretary
Spectrum Brands

Jeff Endres
Endres Berryridge Farms LLC

Matthew Frank
Murphy Desmond S.C.

James Gallegos
Alliant Energy Corporation

Jenny Kuehn
Community Advocate

Sarah Slack
Foley & Lardner LLP

James Tye, Executive Director
Clean Lakes Alliance

Mike Gerner, Director Emeritus
Gerner Consulting LLC

Brian Potts, Director Emeritus
Perkins Cole LLP

Community Board

The Community Board is composed of key stakeholders, business leaders, and experts with the common goal of reducing phosphorus pollution within the Yahara Watershed. The Board reviews the overall path and progress of the Yahara CLEAN Strategic Action Plan for Phosphorus Reduction, including project prioritization, funding, and execution.

Roger Bannerman
USGS Wisconsin Water Science Center

Paul Barbato
CUNA Mutual Group

Sharon Corrigan
Dane County Board of Supervisors

Katie Crawley
City of Madison Mayor, Designee

Mary Elvekrog
Compeer Financial

Leslie Even
American Family Insurance

Nathan Fagre
Spectrum Brands

Joseph Ferreri
Lands’ End

Peter Foy
Friends of Lake Kegonsa

Thomas Groth

Robb Kahl
Construction Business Group

Fred Klancnik
UW-Madison College of Engineering

Woody Kneppreth
Lake Waubesa Conservation Association

Steve Kraus
Village of Waunakee

Gregory Levesque
American Transmission Company

Todd McWilliams
Community Advocate

Dave Merritt
Dane County Executive Designee

Michael Nowicki
Mad-City Ski Team

Rebecca Power
Dane County Lakes & Watershed Commission

Paul Robbins
UW-Madison Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies

Michael Rupiper
Capital Area Regional Planning Commission

Eric Schmidt
CG Schmidt, Inc.

Dan Schultz
Yahara Lakes Association

Greg Searle
Wisconsin DNR

Scott Smith
Madison Gas & Electric

Trey Sprinkman
Sprinkman Real Estate

Amy Supple
The Edgewater

Thomas Walker
Mid-West Family Broadcasting

Robert Weber
First Weber, Inc.

D. Michael Mucha, Director Emeritus
Madison Metropolitan Sewerage District

Lyle Updike, Director Emeritus
Dane County Towns Association

Friends Board

The Friends of Clean Lakes board is non-profit, citizen-led organization dedicated to protecting and improving the natural resources of the Yahara River Watershed by supporting Clean Lakes Alliance’s friend and fundraising efforts.

Jenny Kuehn, Chair
Community Advocate

Colleen Johnson, Treasurer
Johnson Financial Group

Cory A. Buye
Buye Law Office

Lauren Carpenter
Springs Window Fashions

Marta Gialamas
Community Advocate

Andy Kurth
Weed Man Lawn Care

Chasidey Martin
Sprinkman Real Estate

Tina Noel
Community Advocate

Jerry Schmidt
Dream House Dream Kitchens

Jon Standridge
Wisconsin State Lab of Hygiene, Retired