The Salvation Army Advisory Board provides external input and governance to the activities of The Salvation Army. Viewpoints and guidance from community and corporate leaders serving on the Board help the Army remain relevant to the needs of the community and concerns of Milwaukee County.

Board Members

Chair of the Board - Eric Hobbs, Shareholder, Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.
Vice Chair of the Board - Anthony Smith, Senior Community Relations Executive, Children's Hospital & Health Systems
Immediate Past Chair - Angela T. Campion-Russell, Attorney, Campion Law, LLC
Treasurer - Edward (Ned) Pautz, Retired
Secretary - Jeff Janza, Managing Director / Head of Commercial Banking in Wisconsin, CIBC


Ian Abston - President, Millenian, LLC
Brad Bayerlein - Business Development, Kenrich Industrial
Christopher Boston - Senior Pastor, Lamb of God Missionary Baptist Church
Julie Bowe - Senior Financial Analyst, Aurora Healthcare
Linda Chapin - Vice President, Human Resources, Johnson Controls, Inc.
Sherry Christian - Department Manager, UPS
William (Bill) Cleveland - Assistant Professor/MBA Campus Coordinator, Springfield College
Lin Constantine - Community Volunteer
Lafayette Crump - Chief Operating Officer, Prism Technical Management & Marketing Services LLC
Melinda Davenport - News Anchor, WISN-TV ABC 12
Jeff Delany- Owner, Custom Wire Industries
Gerald Falci- Managing Director, Robert W. Baird & Company
Susan K. Freedy - Community Volunteer
Deidre Garrett - Director, HR, MRA- The Management Association
Tammy Gilpin-Ripp - Director, Marketing & Sponsorship, Milwaukee Kickers Soccer Club
Reyes Gonzalez - Executive Vice President, SP Murphy, Inc.
Chris Hamilton - Vice President, US Bank
Joe'Mar Hooper - CommonBond Communities, Wisconsin Market Leader
Nina V.A. Johnson - SVP, Community Affairs & Community Reinvestment Act Office, Associated Bank
Scott Johnson - President, Molina Healthcare
Kenida Lewis - Talent Acquisition Manager, PNC Financial Services
Kelly Matenaer - Director of Budgeting & Finance, Mount Mary University
Natanael Martinez - Economic Development Specialist, City of Milwaukee
Brian Mekka - Director of Shared Services, Kohl’s Department Stores, Inc
Sharlie McCain - Human Resources Professional
Rick McKenna - Partner, Foley & Lardner, LLC
Terrell Morgan - Owner/Creative Director, Maldonado & Morgan
Edward (Ned) Pautz - Retired
Heather Pechacek - Scale Up Milwaukee Membership Manager, Greater Milwaukee Committee
Tom Pipines - Retired Sports Anchor/Reporter, WITI-TV Fox 6
Curt Reynolds - Director of Logistics, Jonhsonville, LLC
Mark A. Rohlfing - Fire Chief, Milwaukee Fire Department
Katie Sanders - Executive Director, Safe & Sound
Chris Sauve - Partner, VJS Construction Services
Kellie Sigh - Director, Dept. of Business, Community Family Partnerships, Milwaukee Public Schools
John Simonitsch - President, Simonitsch Properties
Anthony Smith - Senior Community Relations Executive, Children's Hospital & Health Systems
Frank P. Stephens - President, Computing Technology Solutions
Brandon Tschacher - Marketing & Communication Manager, Alegeus
Matt Walker - Partner, Thrivent Financial


Richard E. Bayerlein
Timothy Bultman
Erwin J. Dohmen
Robert A. Wagner
Leonard A. Widen, AIA


William H. Alverson
Joseph M. DeBelak
Lorrie Gustin

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