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Board of Governors

The Board of Governors manages and directs the affairs and activities of the State Bar of Wisconsin. The board includes: the association's five officers, the immediate past president (all of whom are ex officio members-at-large of the board), 35 members elected from the State Bar districts, one member selected by the Young Lawyers Division, one member selected by the Government Lawyers Division, one member selected by the Senior Lawyers Division, five members selected by the Nonresident Lawyers Division, and three nonlawyers appointed by the Wisconsin Supreme Court.

Twelve of the members are elected from District 2 (Milwaukee County), seven members from District 9 (Dane County), three members from District 6 (Waukesha County), and one from all other districts. The term of office is two years, commencing on July 1 following the spring election.


Officers

President

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  • Atty. Kathleen A. Brost
  • Legacy Private Trust Co
  • 2 Neenah Ctr Ste 501
  • PO Box 649
  • Neenah, WI 54957-0649
  • Phone: (920) 967-5074
  • Fax: (920) 967-5079
  • Term: 7/1/2020-6/30/2021

President-Elect

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  • Atty. Cheryl Furstace Daniels
  • Wisconsin Department of Agriculture Trade & Consumer Protection
  • 2811 Agriculture Dr
  • PO Box 8911
  • Madison, WI 53708-8911
  • Phone: (608) 224-5026
  • Fax: (608) 224-5034
  • Term: 7/1/2020-6/30/2021

Secretary

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  • Atty. Kristen D. Hardy
  • Briggs & Stratton Corp
  • 12301 W Wirth St
  • Wauwatosa, WI 53222-2110
  • Phone: (414) 256-4865
  • Fax: (414) 479-1245
  • Term: 7/1/2020-6/30/2022

Treasurer

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  • Atty. Eric L. Andrews
  • MWH Law Group LLP
  • 735 N Water St Ste 610
  • Milwaukee, WI 53202-4104
  • Phone: (414) 509-7489
  • Fax: (414) 436-0354
  • Term: 7/1/2019-6/30/2021

Chairperson of the Board

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  • Atty. Charles Stertz
  • Outagamie County District Attorneys Office
  • 320 S Walnut St
  • Appleton, WI 54911-5918
  • Phone: (920) 832-5024
  • Fax: (920) 832-5031
  • Term: 7/1/2020-6/30/2021

Past President

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  • Atty. Jill M. Kastner
  • Legal Action of Wisconsin Inc
  • 633 W Wisconsin Ave Ste 2000
  • Milwaukee, WI 53203-1918
  • Phone: (414) 274-3080
  • Fax: (414) 278-5853
  • Term: 7/1/2020-6/30/2021

District 1 - Jefferson, Kenosha, Walworth

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  • Atty. Joseph M. Cardamone, III
  • Kenosha County Corporation Counsel
  • 912 56th St
  • Lower Level 13
  • Kenosha, WI 53140-3736
  • Phone: (262) 925-8024
  • Fax: (262) 925-8028
  • Term: 7/1/2019-6/30/2021

District 2 - Milwaukee

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  • Atty. Ryan M. Billings
  • Kohner, Mann & Kailas SC
  • 4650 N Port Washington
  • Washington Bldg 2nd FL
  • Milwaukee, WI 53212-1991
  • Phone: (414) 962-5110
  • Fax: (414) 962-8725
  • Term: 7/1/2019-6/30/2022
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  • Atty. Margaret Wrenn Hickey
  • Becker, Hickey & Poster SC
  • 222 E Erie St Ste 320
  • Milwaukee, WI 53202-6000
  • Phone: (414) 273-1414
  • Fax: (414) 273-3223
  • Term: 7/1/2019-6/30/2021
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  • Atty. Jennifer L. Johnson
  • Legal Action of Wisconsin Inc
  • 633 W Wisconsin Ave Ste 2000
  • Milwaukee, WI 53203-1918
  • Phone: (414) 278-7722
  • Fax: (414) 278-7126
  • Term: 7/1/2019-6/30/2021
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  • Atty. Lisa M. Lawless
  • Husch Blackwell LLP
  • 511 N Broadway Ste 1100
  • Milwaukee, WI 53202-5502
  • Phone: (414) 978-5438
  • Fax: (414) 223-5000
  • Term: 7/1/2017-6/30/2021
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  • Atty. Elizabeth Kerstin Miles
  • Davis Kuelthau SC
  • 111 E Kilbourn Ave # 1400
  • Milwaukee, WI 53202-6677
  • Phone: (414) 225-1491
  • Fax: (414) 278-3691
  • Term: 7/1/2018-6/30/2022
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  • Atty. Anna Frances Coyer Munoz
  • Brookdale Senior Living Inc
  • 6737 W Washington St Ste 2300
  • Milwaukee, WI 53214-5650
  • Phone: (414) 918-5443
  • Fax: (414) 918-5054
  • Term: 7/1/2019-6/30/2022
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  • Atty. Odalo J. Ohiku
  • Law Office of Odalo J Ohiku
  • 740 N Plankinton Ave Ste 800
  • Milwaukee, WI 53203-2407
  • Phone: (414) 287-0088
  • Fax: (414) 271-6310
  • Term: 7/1/2019-6/30/2021
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  • Atty. Krista G. LaFave Rosolino
  • Warshafsky, Rotter, Tarnoff & Bloch SC
  • 839 N Jefferson St # 300
  • Milwaukee, WI 53202-3759
  • Phone: (414) 276-4970
  • Fax: (414) 276-5533
  • Term: 7/1/2018-6/30/2022
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  • Atty. Amy Elizabeth Wochos
  • Milwaukee County Register in Probate
  • 901 N 9th St Ste 207
  • Milwaukee, WI 53233-1425
  • Phone: (414) 278-4516
  • Fax: (414) 223-1260
  • Term: 7/1/2017-6/30/2021
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  • Atty. Nicholas C. Zales
  • Zales Law Office
  • 9012 W Holt Ave
  • Milwaukee, WI 53227-4426
  • Phone: (414) 224-8411
  • Fax:
  • Term: 7/1/2020-6/30/2022

District 3 - Fond du Lac, Green Lake, Winnebago

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  • Atty. Renee Ann Read
  • Remley & Sensenbrenner SC
  • 219 E Wisconsin Ave
  • Neenah, WI 54956-3009
  • Phone: (920) 725-2601
  • Fax: (920) 725-5814
  • Term: 7/1/2019-6/30/2021

District 4 - Calumet, Door, Kewaunee, Manitowoc, Sheboygan

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  • Atty. Mary Lynne Donohue
  • 418 St Clair
  • Sheboygan, WI 53081-3563
  • Phone: (920) 458-1027
  • Fax:
  • Term: 7/1/2018-6/30/2022

District 5 - Buffalo, Clark, Crawford, Jackson, La Crosse, Monroe, Pepin, Richland, Trempealeau, Vernon

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  • Atty. Craig R. Steger
  • Hale, Skemp, Hanson, Skemp & Sleik
  • 505 King St # 300
  • PO Box 1927
  • La Crosse, WI 54602-1927
  • Phone: (608) 784-3540
  • Fax: (608) 784-7414
  • Term: 7/1/2017-6/30/2021

District 6 - Waukesha

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  • Atty. Jesse Blocher
  • Habush Habush & Rottier SC
  • N14W23755 Stone Ridge Dr Ste 100
  • Waukesha, WI 53188-1147
  • Phone: (262) 523-4700
  • Fax: (262) 523-4545
  • Term: 7/1/2018-6/30/2022
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  • Atty. John P. Macy
  • Municipal Law & Litigation Group SC
  • 730 N Grand Ave
  • Waukesha, WI 53186-4821
  • Phone: (262) 548-1340
  • Fax: (262) 548-9211
  • Term: 6/20/2018-6/30/2021
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  • Atty. AnnMarie M. Sylla
  • Schott, Bublitz & Engel SC
  • 640 W Moreland Blvd
  • Waukesha, WI 53188-2433
  • Phone: (262) 827-1700
  • Fax: (262) 827-1701
  • Term: 7/1/2020-6/30/2022

District 7 - Adams, Columbia, Juneau, Marquette, Portage, Sauk, Waupaca, Waushara, Wood

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  • Atty. Bradley Yanke
  • Anderson, O'Brien, Bertz, Skrenes & Golla LLP
  • 1257 Main St
  • PO Box 228
  • Stevens Point, WI 54481-0228
  • Phone: (715) 344-0890
  • Fax: (715) 344-1012
  • Term: 7/1/2017-6/30/2021

District 8 - Dunn, Eau Claire, Pierce, Polk, Saint Croix

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  • Atty. Joel D. Skinner, Jr.
  • Skinner and Associates
  • 212 Commercial St
  • Hudson, WI 54016-1557
  • Phone: (715) 386-5800
  • Fax: (715) 386-6177
  • Term: 7/1/2017-6/30/2022

District 9 - Dane

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  • Atty. Jeff Goldman
  • DeWitt LLP
  • 2 E Mifflin St Ste 600
  • Madison, WI 53703-2865
  • Phone: (608) 395-6730
  • Fax: (608) 252-9243
  • Term: 7/1/2015-6/30/2022
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  • Atty. David M. Gorwitz
  • Neider & Boucher SC
  • 401 Charmany Dr Ste 310
  • PO Box 5510
  • Madison, WI 53705-5510
  • Phone: (608) 441-7275
  • Fax: (608) 661-4510
  • Term: 7/1/2020-6/30/2022
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  • Atty. Corey Gayle Lorenz
  • Habush Habush & Rottier SC
  • 150 E Gilman St # 2000
  • Madison, WI 53703-1481
  • Phone: (608) 255-6663
  • Fax: (608) 255-0745
  • Term: 7/1/2019-6/30/2021
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  • Atty. . Mitch
  • University of Wisconsin Law School
  • Neighborhood Law Clinic
  • 975 Bascom Mall # 1348
  • Madison, WI 53706-1399
  • Phone: (608) 265-2441
  • Fax: (608) 265-3732
  • Term: 7/1/2020-6/30/2022
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  • Atty. Patricia Epstein Putney
  • Bell Moore & Richter SC
  • 345 W Washington Ave Ste 302
  • Madison, WI 53703-3007
  • Phone: (608) 257-3764
  • Fax: (608) 257-3757
  • Term: 7/1/2018-6/30/2022
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  • Atty. Sam Wayne
  • Wayne Law SC
  • PO Box 8281
  • Madison, WI 53708-8281
  • Phone: (608) 616-0375
  • Fax: (608) 299-2427
  • Term: 7/1/2017-6/30/2021
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  • Atty. Katie R. York
  • State Public Defenders Office
  • 17 S Fairchild St 5th FL
  • PO Box 7923
  • Madison, WI 53707-7923
  • Phone: (608) 266-7125
  • Fax: (608) 267-0584
  • Term: 7/1/2017-6/30/2021

District 10 - Marinette, Menominee, Oconto, Outagamie, Shawano

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  • Atty. Starlyn Rose Tourtillott Miller
  • Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin - Legal Services Department
  • W2908 Tribal Office Loop
  • PO Box 910
  • Keshena, WI 54135-0910
  • Phone: (715) 799-5256
  • Fax:
  • Term: 7/1/2020-6/30/2022

District 11 - Ashland, Barron, Bayfield, Burnett, Chippewa, Douglas, Iron, Lincoln, Price, Rusk, Sawyer, Taylor, Washburn

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  • Atty. Johanna R. Kirk
  • Kirk Law Office LLC
  • 1323 Broadway St Ste B200
  • Superior, WI 54880-1768
  • Phone: (715) 718-2424
  • Fax:
  • Term: 7/1/2019-6/30/2021

District 12 - Grant, Green, Iowa, Lafayette, Rock

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  • Atty. Jane Ellen Bucher
  • State Public Defenders Office
  • 2841 6th St
  • Monroe, WI 53566-1902
  • Phone: (608) 325-5087
  • Fax: (608) 325-5067
  • Term: 7/1/2018-6/30/2022

District 13 - Dodge, Ozaukee, Washington

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  • Atty. Robert G. Barrington
  • Dodge County District Attorneys Office
  • 210 W Center St
  • Juneau, WI 53039-1086
  • Phone: (920) 386-3610
  • Fax: (920) 386-3623
  • Term: 6/20/2018-6/30/2021

District 14 - Brown

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  • Atty. Sherry Coley
  • Davis Kuelthau SC
  • 318 S Washington St Ste 300
  • Green Bay, WI 54301-4242
  • Phone: (920) 431-2239
  • Fax: (920) 435-9391
  • Term: 7/1/2018-6/30/2022

District 15 - Racine

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  • Atty. Brian P. Dimmer
  • Richards & Dimmer SC
  • 209 Eighth St
  • Racine, WI 53403-1508
  • Phone: (262) 632-2200
  • Fax: (262) 632-3888
  • Term: 7/1/2019-6/30/2021

District 16 - Florence, Forest, Langlade, Marathon, Oneida, Vilas

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  • Atty. Lawrence J. Wiesneske
  • O'Melia, Schiek & McEldowney SC
  • 4 S Stevens St
  • Rhinelander, WI 54501-3431
  • Phone: (715) 369-2456
  • Fax: (715) 369-1126
  • Term: 7/1/2020-6/30/2022

Divisions

NRLD Representative

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  • Atty. Kathryn M. Bullon
  • Deerhaven Consulting Services
  • 2133 Kimball Rd
  • Sombra N0P2H0, ON
  • Phone: (519) 864-1885
  • Fax: (519) 864-1885
  • Term: 7/1/2017-6/30/2022

NRLD Representative

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  • Atty. James J. Casey, Jr.
  • 4330 S California St
  • Chandler, AZ 85248-5130
  • Phone: (210) 418-9636
  • Fax:
  • Term: 7/1/2020-6/30/2021

NRLD Representative

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  • Atty. Anu Chudasama
  • Bassford Remele PA
  • 100 S 5th St Ste 1500
  • Minneapolis, MN 55402-1254
  • Phone: (612) 333-3000
  • Fax: (612) 333-8829
  • Term: 7/1/2019-6/30/2022

NRLD Representative

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  • Atty. Erik R. Guenther
  • DHS/FEMA
  • 500 C St SW
  • OCC/PNP/NIC
  • Washington, DC 20472-3198
  • Phone: (202) 568-3034
  • Fax: (202) 662-6291
  • Term: 7/1/2017-6/30/2023

NRLD Representative

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  • Atty. Theresa Marie McDowell
  • Garganese, Weiss, D'Agresta & Salzman
  • 111 N Orange Ave Ste 2000
  • Orlando, FL 32802
  • Phone: (407) 425-9566 x135
  • Fax:
  • Term: 7/1/2018-6/30/2021

SLD Representative

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  • Atty. Earl H. Munson, Jr.
  • Boardman & Clark LLP
  • 1 S Pinckney St Ste 410
  • PO Box 927
  • Madison, WI 53701-0927
  • Phone: (608) 283-1796
  • Fax: (608) 283-1709
  • Term: 7/1/2020-6/30/2021

YLD Representative

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  • Atty. Emily Logan Stedman
  • Husch Blackwell LLP
  • 511 N Broadway Ste 1100
  • Milwaukee, WI 53202-5502
  • Phone: (414) 273-2100
  • Fax: (414) 223-5000
  • Term: 7/1/2020-6/30/2021

GLD Representative

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  • Atty. Julie P. Wilson
  • Milwaukee City Attorneys Office
  • 200 E Wells St Rm 800
  • Milwaukee, WI 53202-3515
  • Phone: (414) 286-2617
  • Fax: (414) 223-8550
  • Term: 7/1/2020-6/30/2021

Representative

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  • Atty. Amber Lane Raffeet August
  • Legal Aid Society of Milwaukee Inc
  • 728 N James Lovell St 3rd FL N Ste
  • Milwaukee, WI 53233-2408
  • Phone: (414) 727-5353
  • Fax: (414) 291-5488
  • Term: 7/1/2020-6/30/2021

Building Bridges Members

Section Leaders Council Liaison

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  • Atty. Randal J. Brotherhood
  • Meissner Tierney Fisher & Nichols SC
  • 111 E Kilbourn Ave 19th FL
  • Milwaukee, WI 53202-6679
  • Phone: (414) 273-1300
  • Fax: (414) 273-5840
  • Term: 7/1/2020-6/30/2021

Wisconsin Hispanic Lawyers Association Liaison

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  • Atty. Catarina Anne Colon
  • Husch Blackwell LLP
  • 511 N Broadway Ste 1100
  • Milwaukee, WI 53202-5502
  • Phone: (414) 978-5534
  • Fax:
  • Term: 7/1/2019-6/30/2021

LGBT Bar Association of Wisconsin Liaison

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  • Atty. Robert Bebb Held
  • Legal Action of Wisconsin Inc
  • 4900 Spring St Ste 100
  • Racine, WI 53406-2920
  • Phone: (262) 635-8836
  • Fax: (262) 635-8838
  • Term: 7/1/2020-6/30/2021

Native American Liaison

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  • Atty. Nicole M. Homer
  • Lac Courte Oreilles Tribal Government
  • 13394 W Trepania Rd
  • Hayward, WI 54843-2186
  • Phone: (715) 558-7432
  • Fax: (715) 634-0302
  • Term: 7/1/2020-6/30/2021

Wisconsin Association of African-American Lawyers Liaison

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  • Atty. Alexander M. Lodge
  • 483 Old Walnut Cir
  • Gurnee, IL 60031-5331
  • Phone:
  • Fax:
  • Term: 7/1/2019-6/30/2021

Wisconsin Asian American Bar Association Liaison

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  • Atty. Michael Seung-Hyock Yang
  • MY Law Office LLC
  • 222 N Midvale Blvd Ste 16
  • Madison, WI 53705-5072
  • Phone: (608) 556-7747
  • Fax: (608) 284-9229
  • Term: 7/1/2018-6/30/2021

Supreme Court Appointee

Nonlawyer Member

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  • Ms. Susan K. Miller
  • N2410 Long Cove Dr
  • Waupaca, WI 54981-9528
  • Phone:
  • Fax:
  • Term: 7/1/2018-6/30/2022

Nonlawyer Member

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  • Ms. Christine Procknow
  • Columbia Correctional Institution
  • PO Box 950
  • Portage, WI 53901-0950
  • Phone: (608) 742-9100 x9309
  • Fax: (608) 742-9126
  • Term: 7/1/2020-6/30/2022

Nonlawyer Member

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  • Mr. Patrick Puyleart
  • 222801 Strawflower Cir
  • Wausau, WI 54401-4728
  • Phone: (715) 571-6177
  • Fax:
  • Term: 7/1/2019-6/30/2022

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