Centergy’s board and investors

As a 501(c)4 nonprofit regional marketing and economic development organization, Centergy’s strategic goals and operations are overseen by a volunteer board made up of local leaders from both the public and private sector. These dedicated individuals invest a significant amount of time to support Centergy’s efforts to strengthen and grow our region’s economy.

OUR BOARD
Rick Bakovka, REGI
Krista Coon, Heart of Wisconsin Chamber of Commerce
Bobbi Damrow, Mid-State Technical College
Rene Daniels, North Central WI Workforce Development Board
Dave Eckmann, Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce
Paul Fowler, WIST
Brad Gast, Northcentral Technical College
Andrew Halverson, Ellis Construction
Don Harnisch, Alliant Energy
Jennifer Hockin, Security Health
Carol Karls, Wisconsin Public Service
Debbe Kinsey, Merrill Area Chamber of Commerce
Todd Kuckkahn, Portage County Business Council
Scott Larson, Marshfield Area Chamber of Commerce & Industry
Dennis Lawrence, North Central WI Regional Planning Committee
Steve Lipowski, Ruder Wave
Chris Malm, Park Street Properties, LLC
Dave Peterson, Delta Dental
Jenny Resch, University of Wisconsin—Stevens Point
Sid Sczygelski, Aspirus
Andy Shallow, Associated Bank
Mike Smith, Church Mutual
Jim Tipple, At Large
Manny Vasquez, NAI Pfefferle
Brian Wagner, Gamber Johnson
Jim Warsaw, MCDEVCO
Tim Weber, WEDC
Pat Wesenberg, Simplicity Credit Union
Brian Wysocki, Heartland Farms

We cover the cost of our activities through generous investments made by a long list of companies, organizations, and governmental entities within the Centergy Region. Each has a stake in our region’s economic health and believes that our collaborative approach offers a powerful and effective way to meet the needs of our counties and communities.

INAUGURAL FOUNDATION INVESTORS
B.A. Ester Greenheck Foundation
Dudley Foundation
Judd S. Alexander Foundation
Liberty Mutual
Wisconsin Department of Commerce
Aspirus, Inc.
Delta Dental Plan of Wisconsin
Marshfield Clinic, Inc.
Northcentral Technical College
Skyward
Security Health Plan
UW-Stevens Point

Investors

$5,000+
Aspirus
Delta Dental
Marshfield Clinic Health System
Mid-State Technical College
Northern Technical College
Simplicity Credit Union
Skyward
University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point
Wisconsin Public Service Corp

2,500-$4,999
Alliant Energy
Associated Bank
Church Mutual Insurance
Gamber Johnson
Hearland Farms
People's State Bank

$1,000-$2,499
The Boldt Company
Ellis Construction Company
NAI Pfefferle

As a 501(c)4 nonprofit regional marketing and economic development organization, Centergy’s strategic goals and operations are overseen by a volunteer board made up of local leaders from both the public and private sector. These dedicated individuals invest a significant amount of time to support Centergy’s efforts to strengthen and grow our region’s economy.

OUR BOARD
Rick Bakovka, REGI
Krista Coon, Heart of Wisconsin Chamber of Commerce
Bobbi Damrow, Mid-State Technical College
Rene Daniels, North Central WI Workforce Development Board
Dave Eckmann, Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce
Paul Fowler, WIST
Brad Gast, Northcentral Technical College
Andrew Halverson, Ellis Construction
Don Harnisch, Alliant Energy
Jennifer Hockin, Security Health
Carol Karls, Wisconsin Public Service
Debbe Kinsey, Merrill Area Chamber of Commerce
Todd Kuckkahn, Portage County Business Council
Scott Larson, Marshfield Area Chamber of Commerce & Industry
Dennis Lawrence, North Central WI Regional Planning Committee
Steve Lipowski, Ruder Wave
Chris Malm, Park Street Properties, LLC
Dave Peterson, Delta Dental
Jenny Resch, University of Wisconsin—Stevens Point
Sid Sczygelski, Aspirus
Andy Shallow, Associated Bank
Mike Smith, Church Mutual
Jim Tipple, At Large
Manny Vasquez, NAI Pfefferle
Brian Wagner, Gamber Johnson
Jim Warsaw, MCDEVCO
Tim Weber, WEDC
Pat Wesenberg, Simplicity Credit Union
Brian Wysocki, Heartland Farms

We cover the cost of our activities through generous investments made by a long list of companies, organizations, and governmental entities within the Centergy Region. Each has a stake in our region’s economic health and believes that our collaborative approach offers a powerful and effective way to meet the needs of our counties and communities.

INAUGURAL FOUNDATION INVESTORS
B.A. Ester Greenheck Foundation
Dudley Foundation
Judd S. Alexander Foundation
Liberty Mutual
Wisconsin Department of Commerce
Aspirus, Inc.
Delta Dental Plan of Wisconsin
Marshfield Clinic, Inc.
Northcentral Technical College
Skyward
Security Health Plan
UW-Stevens Point

Silver Level Investors
Alliant Energy
American Transmission Company
Boldt Company
Central City Credit Union
Ellis Stone Construction Company
Gamber Johnson
Heartland Farms
Jarp Industries
Mid-State Technical College
Peoples State Bank
Adams County Rural & Industrial Development Commission
Heart of Wisconsin Chamber of Commerce
Lincoln County Economic Development Corp
McDEVCO, Inc.
North Central Wisconsin Workforce Development Board
Village of Port Edwards
WEC Energy Group
Wisconsin Public Service Corp

Thank you to our Board and Investors