The Wisconsin Women's Council is appointed by the Governor and Legislative Leaders.

 

Staff 

 

Christine Lidbury
Executive Director

 

Council Members 

  - UPDATES COMING SOON -

 

Mary Jo Baas, Chair
Brookfield, WI

Governor's Appointee
Executive Committee
Board Member since 1992
Bio (.pdf) »

Patty Cadorin
Governor's Designee
Heartland, WI

Governor's Appointee
Executive Committee
Board Member since 2012
Bio (.pdf) »

Cindy Block
Cottage Grove, WI

Senate President's Appointee
Board Member since 2014

Brianna Buch
Madison, WI

Governor's Appointee
Board Member since 2016

Dr. Lisa Armaganian
Brookfield, WI

Governor's Appointee
Board Member since
Bio (.pdf) » [coming soon]

Karen Katz
Wausau, WI

Governor's Appointee
Executive Committee
Board Member since 2012
Bio (.pdf)

Shelby Schmudlach
Cottage Grove, WI 

Senate President's Appointee
Board Member since 2017

Katie Mnuk
Oregon, WI

Governor's Appointee
Executive Committee
Board Member since 2014
Bio (.pdf)

Jessie Nicholson
Wauwatosa, WI

Governor's Appointee
Board Member since 2013
Bio (.pdf)

Kim Nickel
Middleton, WI

Assembly Speaker's Appointee
Board Member since 2012
Bio (.pdf)

Carrie Richard
Mazomanie, WI

Assembly Speaker's Appointee
Board Member since 2013
Bio (.pdf)  

 

Four Women’s Council seats are designated for current members of the Wisconsin State Legislature.

Senator
Janis Ringhand
Senate District 15 - Evansville, WI

Senate Majority Leader's Appointee
Board Member since 2015 
Bio (HTML) »

Senator Luther Olsen
Senate District 14 - Ripon, WI

Senate Majority Leader's Appointee
Board Member since 2018
Bio (HTML) »

Representative
(vacant)
Assembly District

This seat is designated for Current Member of the WI State Assembly
Assembly Speaker's Appointee
Board Member since

Representative 
(vacant)
Assembly District

This seat is designated for Current Member of the WI State Assembly
Assembly Speaker's Appointee
Board Member since