2013 Leadership Manitowoc County graduates and Chamber leaders, from left, front row: Karen Szyman, Chamber executive director; Joe Xayvong, UnitedOne Credit Union; June Schulz, Painting Pathways Clubhouse; Michelle Lau, city of Two Rivers; Karen Yelmene, Manitowoc Area Visitor & Convention Bureau; Becky Martell, Holy Family Memorial; Michele Schmitt, Healthy Teeth Healthy Communities of Manitowoc County; Bridget Bonde, Bank First National; Beth Pieper, Flex-Staff; Betty Kittell, Denmark State Bank; and Christopher Stream, Associated Bank. Shown in rear row, from left: Brenda Riesterer, Lakeshore Technical College; Trevor Bayda, Schenck; Jeremy Schaefer, Wisconsin Public Service; Stuart Johnson, A.C.E. Building Service; Kimberly Maertz, U.S. Bank; Sheila Frank, Manitowoc Health & Rehabilitation Center; Andy Schmitt, Miller-St. Nazianz; Holly Murphy, Aurora Health Care Manitowoc County; Joseph Metzen, Manitowoc-Two Rivers Y; Britt Griffin, NextEra Energy Resources Point Beach Nuclear Plant; Raymond Weiss, Felician Village; Denise Larson, city of Manitowoc Parks & Senior Center; and Sara Meier, Manitowoc County Domestic Violence Center. Steven Neumeyer, Lakeside Foods, also was a graduate but unable to attend the graduation ceremony.
The Chamber of Manitowoc County recently graduated another class of the Leadership Manitowoc County program at the 6th Annual Leadership Alumni Golf Outing and Graduation Dinner at Seven Lakes Golf Course.
Participants devoted one day monthly for nine months visiting and touring businesses, organizations and institutions with a direct impact on the community. The program provides information and education about the community's wide range of opportunities and challenges.
Leadership Manitowoc County began in 1987, and has continued to bring together potential leaders from ...