WHO WE ARE

Board & Staff

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

  • Robin R. Engl

    PRESIDENT
    Executive Director and Conductor of Youth Wind Orchestra of Wisconsin, freelance trumpeter, retired Director of Bands, Wauwatosa East High School, consultant, Youth Music of the World, Board of Directors, UW-Milwaukee Youth Wind Ensembles and Carroll University Jazz program

  • Andrew Lato

    TREASURER
    Accountant, Kerber, Eck & Braeckel, LLP

  • Sarah Kruis

    SECRETARY
    Quality Control, iLIFE Financial Management Services, Musician, Private Teacher

  • Debra Chomicka

    Career Counselor, WCTC, Adjunct Professor, retired Career Counselor, Career Education Center, Alverno College

  • Scott Emmons

    Dean, Peck School of the Arts, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

  • Kathy Grogan

    Retired early childhood and reading specialist teacher, Milwaukee Public Schools, Woman’s Club of Wisconsin member

  • Stephanie Lippert

    Freelance Professional Musician and Teacher

  • Michael Poytinger

    Retired K-12 Music Chair and Band Director, Waukesha School District; member and Associate Conductor, City of Waukesha Parks & Recreation Band; WSMA Master Adjudicator

  • Kent Tess-Mattner

    Attorney and President, Schmidt, Rupke, Tess-Mattner & Fox, S.C., freelance trombonist

  • Don Weinberg

    Assistant Director of Music, Wauwatosa Presbyterian Church; Director, Northwestern Mutual Employee Band; retired Project Manager and Consultant, Northwestern Mutual

STAFF