Leadership Team

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ABBY E. BLOCK, CNP

Director of Development

Phone: 920.467.9733 x311
Email: ablock@thepositiveplace.com

As Director of Development, Abby oversees fundraising and communications activities for the Boys & Girls Clubs. Originally from Sheboygan Falls, she returned to the area in 2015 after residing in Baltimore, Maryland. Abby holds a B.A. in Nonprofit Organization Management from Lakeland College and earned her Certified Nonprofit Professional credential from the Nonprofit Leadership Alliance. She is active as a board member and volunteer and with a small group of area nonprofit leaders, founded the Sheboygan Area Nonprofit Network, currently serving as its Chair. She’s excited to work with BGCSC on behalf of the thousands of young people served each year.

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Gwen Weber

Director of Operations

Phone: 920.467.9733 x310
Email: gweber@thepositiveplace.com

Working at the Boys & Girls Clubs, Gwen has seen the impact that caring about a child can make. She continues to work to make sure that impact is made with every child who walks through our doors. Seeing their smiles everyday keeps her passionate and wanting to do more.

Andrew Jakus Unit Director The Club at the Y Boys & Girls Clubs of Sheboygan County

Andrew Jakus

Unit Director, The CLUB at the Y

Phone: 920.395.2834
Email: ajakus@thepositiveplace.com

Andrew joined our Boys & Girls Club family in August of 2018. Andrew has worked with youth throughout Sheboygan County for several years. With a passion for seeing youth succeed, he knows the key element is the support of a caring adult. Whether he is at the Club, serving with his Church’s youth ministry, or at home with his foster son, he strives to let every youth know that “They Matter!”

Amanda Launer Extension Director Lake Country Academy Afterschool Program Boys & Girls Clubs of Sheboygan County

Amanda Landwehr

Extension Director, Lake Country Academy Afterschool Program

Phone: 920.889.2248
Email: alandwehr@thepositiveplace.com

Amanda has been a member of the Boys & Girls Club team since 2013 and enjoys the fact that no day at work is ever the same. Her favorite moments so far have been watching children grow academically and achieve their “ah-ha” moments. She hopes that she can inspire children and be the role model that they need in their lives.