Our Board and Staff

Amber Kiggens-Leifheit, Executive Director

Amber Kiggens-Leifheit
Executive Director

The Marshfield Area Community Foundation is governed by a volunteer Board of Trustees composed of 16 community members who serve without reimbursement. Some of the board members are appointed by or are selected from other organizations while the rest are at-large members. In addition, four ex-officio members are non-voting trustees.

The Board currently consists of the following:

  • Kathleen Anderson, at-large
  • Joe Baierl, at-large
  • Pastor Kevin Buchanan, faith community
  • Bill Heiting, at-large
  • Ed Englehart, at-large
  • Paula Jero, United Way director
  • Scott Larson, MACCI Representative
  • Graham Olson, at-large
  • Martin Reinhart, Past Chair, at-large
  • Pat Saucerman, Chair, School District of Marshfield
  • Keith Strey, Vice Chair, City of Marshfield
  • Dean Patricia Stuhr, UW-Marshfield/Wood County appointment
  • Ron Wilczek, at-large
  • Don Zais, at-large
  • Shawn Zee, Mid-State Technical College

The Advisors are:

  • Bette Adler (Lifetime Founding Director)
  • James Bartelt

The paid staff of the Foundation consists of two employees:

  • Amber Kiggens-Leifheit, Executive Director
  • Mary Treichel, Administrative Assistant

Past board members include:

  • Michael Adamson
  • Pat Anderson
  • Kim Baltus
  • Matt Berrier
  • Carol Berg
  • Rev. Eric Biedermann
  • Joyce Billings
  • Alan Billings
  • Michelle Boernke
  • John Bujalski
  • Gregg Cleveland
  • Tom Cunningham
  • Tim Deets
  • Dennis DeVetter
  • Brenda Dillenburg
  • Sharla Dreikosen
  • Georgette Frazer
  • Rick Heinzen
  • Patty Huettl
  • Deborah Janz
  • Irene Johnson
  • Steve Johnson
  • Mary Karau
  • Brian Kief
  • Rev. Mark Krueger
  • John Adam Kruse
  • Amanda Lang
  • Fr. Jim Logan
  • Stacy Mara
  • Carl Meissner
  • Bill Mork
  • Rev. Dean Pingel
  • Pete Schmeling
  • Tim Schultz
  • David Smith
  • Aaron Staab
  • Jane Wagner
  • Teri Wilczek
  • Connie Willfahrt
  • Steve Youso

Founding Members:

  • Bette Adler
  • Anne Adler
  • James Bartelt
  • Sandra Garrand
  • Jack Hackman
  • Rev. Robert Jacobs
  • Pat LeGrand
  • Margaret Leonard
  • Carol McCart
  • Ralph Mueller
  • Betty Ptacek
  • Cliff Reigel
  • Terri Richards
  • Clem Spencer
  • Mary Pat Swamy
  • Doug Wendlandt