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Christina Singh

Chief Executive Officer
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Christina Singh Executive Director Boys & Girls Clubs of Sheboygan County

After serving on the organization's Board of Directors for four years, Christina stepped into the role of CEO in April of 2019.  She's a passionate servant leader, youth advocate and fierce champion for human equity. Christina brings over 15 years’ experience in the nonprofit sector, serving in roles related to Performance Improvement and Human Resources. She also trained and volunteered in the Kenosha juvenile court system, advocating for the best interest of abused and neglected foster-care children. Christina ensures the Boys & Girls Club mission remains the center of focus at all levels of the organization.

"Every decision, big or small, is ultimately guided by one question: what is best for our kids? We have a responsibility to the children of our community. We do the most good when we're working together with their needs as our priority."

Gwen Weber

Director of Quality Improvement
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Gwen Weber Operations Director Boys & Girls Clubs of Sheboygan County

Gwen has worked with the Boys & Girls Club and the youth of Sheboygan County since 2006. During this time, she’s held leadership roles at several sites, including the Sheboygan Falls youth and teen clubs and the Ralph and Alice Stayer Club in Sheboygan. In her current role, Gwen drives the impact the organization has on youth and teens.

“The Boys & Girls Club provides opportunities for kids to learn and grow. Whether it is a friendly 'hello,' a listening ear, or a helping hand, Club staff make the difference in kids’ lives.”

It’s the opportunity to be part of this difference that motivates Gwen to come to the Club with the same passion and commitment as the first day she started.

Paige Hoppmann

Director of Club Development
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Paige Hoppmann Boys & Girls Clubs of Sheboygan County

For over ten years, Paige has been employed in the field of youth development, work she finds incredibly rewarding and motivating. She began her journey with the Club in 2019 as a Site Coordinator before advancing to Unit Director at the Longfellow Elementary Club. Paige's passion for mental wellness led her to her current role where she advocates for kids and families, works to remove service barriers, and strengthens community partnerships. Paige is trained in Trauma-Informed Care and has a degree in Early Childhood Education.

“Every day at the Club is something new. We wear many hats to do whatever it takes to meet the varying needs of the families and communities we serve. The work we do is so empowering - to build into developing brains and play a key role in helping youth navigate life and figure out who they want to be in this world!”

Nate Meinnert

Director of Teen Services
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Nate Meinnert Boys & Girls Clubs of Sheboygan County

Nate has over 25 years of experience in many leadership roles within businesses in the community. He has a background in education, hospitality, culinary arts, retail, and customer service. Nate was a former Instructor at Lakeshore Technical College and taught classes within the community and served on a number of boards during that time. He has a passion for the community, working with youth, and developing young people. His energy and passion are contagious to those around him and he is eager to contribute to the development, goals, and aspirations of our youth in any way possible to open doors for them for their futures.

“Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn." ~Benjamin Franklin

Brittany Baker

Resource Development Manager
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Brittany Baker Boys & Girls Clubs of Sheboygan County

Brittany graduated from the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh in 2015 with a Bachelor’s degree in Organizational Administration and Leadership Development. During the completion of her undergraduate degree she was introduced to the Boys & Girls Club as a bilingual 3rd grade teachers aid where she used interactive activities to supplement classroom teaching and further develop interpersonal and conversational abilities. Brittany spent the early part of her career in the Corporate arena in customer service, human resources, and information technology.

“We have an opportunity to shape our community by building great futures for all kids. I want people to connect with our mission through experiences and strong emotional relationships that create lasting support for youth."

 

Mary Michels

Graduation Specialist
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Mary Michels Boys & Girls Clubs of Sheboygan County

Mary has worked with children and young adults since 2001, most recently as a Special Education Paraprofessional with Sheboygan Area School District. Mary’s expertise and passion for mentoring youth was a perfect fit for the Graduation Specialist a position that was added in 2021 when Boys & Girls Clubs of Sheboygan County started the Be Great Graduate program. In this role, Mary focuses on identifying and breaking down barriers for teens struggling in school. She leverages positive adult mentorship, individualized support, and collaborative relationships to ensure each student in the program gets what they need to achieve academic success and graduate on time with a plan for college, community or career.

“All young people have the ability to be great. I love helping them discover their potential, and learn just how bright they can shine. Along the way, I learn so much from the kids I meet and consider my time with them to be a true privilege.”

Maddeline Ivy

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Maddeline is a graduate of Lakeland University, majoring in Psychology and a minoring in Diversity Studies. She loves working with people and youth from all walks of life, and strives to help those experiencing disadvantages. Her goal every day is to make a difference for one person, no matter how small that difference may be.

“I want our Club members to feel seen, heard, and validated in our spaces. You never know when you might be the only source of safety or positivity in a young person’s life.”

Maddy graduated from Winona State University in 2019 with a degree in Elementary Education with a major in Spanish and an Early Childhood Education emphasis. She made the switch from teaching to work with Boys & Girls Clubs in order to continue her passion for education and supporting kids and families in our community. Maddy began her work with Boys & Girls Club in June of 2023, and is currently the Unit Director at Cooper Elementary. Maddy is thrilled to have the opportunity to help our members grow a little each day into the incredible people they will become.

“Each day we have the chance to make a beautiful impact on our members, just as they will have a beautiful impact on us. My goal is that each person who walks through our doors at is better for having been there.”

Sam Witak

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Sam graduated from University of Wisconsin Oshkosh in 2014 with a Bachelor’s degree in Human Services Leadership.  She then went on to receive her Master’s degree in Adult and Higher Education from Northern Illinois University in 2017.  But her journey with Boys & Girls Clubs began in her childhood when she attended the Club, and again as a part time staff member in both high school and college.

"I want to help Club members create positive memories when it comes to their time at the Club.  With my past experience as a Club member, I know that the staff play a huge part in that!  I want to be that supportive person for Club kids, to help guide them through their time at the Club and help them discover the person they want be in the world."

Cassie Wesener

Unit Director
Sheboygan Falls & LCA

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Cassie comes to Boys & Girls Clubs with extensive experience in business, educational leadership, and youth development. Her background includes roles in marketing, teaching, and overseeing instructional math and reading intervention programs. She also has experience working with federal grants that provide youth with the education and training needed to gain self-sustaining employment. Cassie is excited to have the opportunity to support youth in the community, empower them to reach their full potential and become the best version of themselves.

“We cannot always build the future for our youth, but we can build our youth for the future.” - Franklin Roosevelt

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Matt Quasius Boys & Girls Clubs of Sheboygan County Board of Directors

Matt Quasius
President
Quasius Construction

Marc Mikkelson Boys & Girls Clubs of Sheboygan County Board of Directors

Marc Mikkelson
Vice President, Finance
Suttner Accounting, Inc.

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Vacant
Vice President, External Affairs

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Steve Gozdziewski
Vice President, Internal Affairs
Menasha Corporation

Lynda Torke Boys & Girls Clubs of Sheboygan County Board of Directors

Lynda Torke
Past President
Torke Coffee Company

Mike Ames Boys & Girls Clubs of Sheboygan County Board of Directors

Mike Ames
Director
Johnsonville

Seth Harvatine Boys & Girls Clubs of Sheboygan County Board of Directors

Seth Harvatine
Director
Sheboygan Area School District

Matt Jacobson Boys & Girls Clubs of Sheboygan County Board of Directors

Matt Jacobson
Director
Heiden, Inc.

Marcy Keuler Boys & Girls Clubs of Sheboygan County Board of Directors

Marcy Keuler
Director
Sargento

Nina Kohler Boys & Girls Clubs of Sheboygan County Board of Directors

Nina Kohler
Director
Sweet Potato's Unique Boutique

Dr. Charles Koranke Boys & Girls Clubs of Sheboygan County Board of Directors

Charles Korankye, MD
Director
Prevea Health

Erik Lampe Boys & Girls Clubs of Sheboygan County Board of Directors

Erik Lampe
Director
Vollrath Co

Norb Schmidt Board of Directors Boys & Girls Clubs of Sheboygan County

Norb Schmidt
Director
Kohler Company

Mai Der Shaw Boys & Girls Clubs of Sheboygan County Board of Directors

Mai Der Shaw
Director
Harley Davidson

Natasha Torry Boys & Girls Clubs of Sheboygan County Board of Directors

Natasha Torry
Director
Sheboygan County Circuit Court Judge

Christine Voice Boys & Girls Clubs of Sheboygan County Board of Directors

Christine Voice
Director
Yoga on the Lake