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:

  • Ben Bauer, at-large
  • Justin Casperson, City of Marshfield
  • Brenda Dillenburg, Mid-State Technical College
  • Bill Heiting, at-large
  • Adam Hocking, at-large
  • Paula Jero, United Way Director
  • Scott Larson, Chair and MACCI Representative
  • Graham Olson, Vice Chair, at-large
  • Martin Reinhart, Secretary, at-large
  • Keith Strey, Past Chair, City of Marshfield
  • Keith Montgomery, UW-Marshfield/Wood County appointment
  • Ron Wilczek, at-large
  • Don Zais, at-large

The Advisors are:

  • James Bartelt
  • Kimberly Hilgers

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
  • Kathy Anderson
  • Pat Anderson
  • Joe Baierl
  • Kim Baltus
  • Matt Berrier
  • Carol Berg
  • Rev. Eric Biedermann
  • Joyce Billings
  • Alan Billings
  • Michelle Boernke
  • Pastor Kevin Buchanan
  • John Bujalski
  • Gregg Cleveland
  • Tom Cunningham
  • Tim Deets
  • Dennis DeVetter
  • Brenda Dillenburg
  • Sharla Dreikosen
  • Ed Englehart
  • 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
  • Patrick Saucerman
  • Pete Schmeling
  • Tim Schultz
  • David Smith
  • Aaron Staab
  • Patricia Stuhr
  • Jane Wagner
  • Teri Wilczek
  • Connie Willfahrt
  • Steve Youso
  • Shawn Zee

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