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public policy issues affecting women and girls in our state.
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INITIATIVES >> Trailblazer Awards



Office of the Governor


Office of the Lieutenant Governor


Wisconsin Women's Council


BMO Harris Bank 


Wisconsin Women's Business Enterprise Certification Program  
Supplier Diversity Program, Wisconsin Department of Administration


Wisconsin Women's Business Initiative Corporation (WWBIC)


The Widget Source


Wisconsin Manufacturers and Commerce 


BMO Harris Bank is the exclusive sponsor of the 2016 Trailblazer Luncheon.
Learn more about the BMO Harris Bank

              BMO Financial Group 


For information about sponsoring the Trailblazer Awards Program, contact Christine Lidbury at



2016 Governor's Trailblazer Awards Organizing Committee


Mary Jo Baas, Chair, WI Women's Council

Wendy Baumann, WWBIC

Patty Cadoirin, BMO Harris Bank and WI Women's Council

Sue Ann Kaestner, The Widget Source

Christine Lidbury, WI Women's Council 

Michelle Mettner, Vice Chair, WI Women's Council

Vickie Wenzel, Atmosphere Commercial Interiors


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