Board of Directors

2016-2017 Chairman of the Board

Gregory S. Marcus
President & CEO
The Marcus Corporation

Gregory S. Marcus is president and chief executive officer of The Marcus Corporation, a Milwaukee-based company that is a leader in lodging and entertainment. Marcus joined the company in 1992 and was elected to the Board of Directors in 2005. He was later elected president in 2008 and chief executive officer in 2009. 

He is on the Board of Directors of the American Hotel & Lodging Association, Greater Milwaukee Committee, Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce, Milwaukee Development Corporation, and Wisconsin Avenue Milwaukee Development Corp.

He is actively involved with many charitable organizations in the community. In addition to the United Way of Greater Milwaukee & Waukesha County, he also serves on the Board of Directors of the Greater Milwaukee Foundation and United Performing Arts Fund. In 2012, Marcus co-chaired United Way’s annual fundraising campaign.

Marcus was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He received a B.A. degree in accounting from Indiana University in 1986 and a J.D. degree from Boston University School of Law in 1989.  

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 2017 Executive Committee

Chair: Gregory S. Marcus
Vice Chair: Cory L. Nettles
Secretary: Lynn Sprangers
Treasurer: R. Bruce McDonald
Immediate Past Chair: David J. Lubar
United Way President & CEO: Mary Lou Young
United Way Chief Operating Officer: Filippo Carini
Campaign Co-chairs: Sheila D. Cochran, Matthew S. Levatich, Jay M. Magulski, Jonas Prising
Audit Committee Chair: David W. Gay
Community Impact Committee Chair: Linda Gorens-Levey
Finance & Operations Committee Chair: R. Bruce McDonald
Governance Committee Chair: Linda E. Benfield
Labor Council Representative: Sheila D. Cochran
Marketing & Communications Committee Chair: Thomas J. Cardella
Volunteer Engagement Committee Chair: Darienne B. Driver, Ed.D.

 2017 Board of Directors

Travis Andersen, Ascension

Bevan K. Baker, FACHE, City of Milwaukee Health Department 

Linda E. Benfield, Foley & Lardner LLP 

Larry Blanton, Retired, MetalTek International 

Kathryn Bufano, The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. 

Brian R. Bulgrin, Deloitte LLP

Thomas J. Cardella, Retired, Tenth and Blake Beer Company, MillerCoors 

Filippo Carini, United Way of Greater Milwaukee & Waukesha County 

Cheryl R. Carron, CBRE 

Sheila D. Cochran, Milwaukee Area Labor Council AFL-CIO 

Darienne B. Driver, Ed.D., Milwaukee Public Schools 

Michael S. Erwin, Erwin Advisory Group 

Kevin Fletcher, WEC Energy Group

David W. Gay, EY  

David Gilmartin, GE Healthcare 

Linda Gorens-Levey, General Capital Group 

Kelly H. Grebe, MillerCoors

Darryl Green, ManpowerGroup 

Jacqueline Herd-Barber, Community Volunteer 

Nancy Hernandez, ABRAZO Multicultural Marketing & Communications

Kerrie A. Hoffman, Johnson Controls 

Mark F. Irgens, Irgens 

Catherine A. Jacobson, Froedtert Health, Inc.

Suzanne Kelley, Waukesha County Business Alliance 

Sang Kim, Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. 

Matthew S. Levatich, Harley-Davidson Motor Company

David J. Lubar, Lubar & Co. 

Jay M. Magulski, Landmark Credit Union 

Gregory S. Marcus, The Marcus Corporation 

R. Bruce McDonald, Adient

Richard A. Meeusen, Badger Meter, Inc. 

John W. Miller, Arenberg Holdings LLC 

Alex A. Molinaroli, Johnson Controls

Blake D. Moret, Rockwell Automation 

Cory L. Nettles, Generation Growth Capital, Inc.

Gregory C. Oberland, Northwestern Mutual 

Christopher C. Piotrowski, Associated Bank

Jonas Prising, ManpowerGroup

John R. Raymond, Sr., MD, Medical College of Wisconsin 

Steven S. SaLoutos, U.S. Bank 

Paul Schmitz, Leading Inside Out and The Collective Impact Forum 

Thelma A. Sias, Retired, WEC Energy Group

Judson M. Snyder, BMO Harris Equipment Finance Company 

Lynn Sprangers, Sharon Lynne Wilson Center for the Arts 

Mary Ellen Stanek, Baird 

Peggy N. Troy, Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin 

Nick W. Turkal, MD, Aurora Health Care 

David Vetta, First Business Bank - Milwaukee

Gregory M. Wesley, Medical College of Wisconsin

Thomas J. Westrick, GE Healthcare

Raymond L. Wilson, PwC 

Scott A. Wrobbel, Deloitte LLP 

Mary Lou Young, United Way of Greater Milwaukee & Waukesha County

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