Foundation Board

The Western Technical College Foundation is led by a Board of Directors that provides strategic direction for scholarship and foundation programs.  These volunteer directors serve as advocates for Western Technical College and the students we serve.

Current Board Members


Jerry Bisinger
Jerry Bisinger

President
Financial Advisor
Edward Jones
Sparta


Tom Strom
Tom Strom

Vice President
Faculty
Western Technical College
La Crosse


Mary Ann Herlitzke
Mary Ann Herlitzke

Secretary
Retired
Western Technical College
Coon Valley


Deb Johnson Towner
Deb Johnson Towner

Treasurer
CPA
D. R. Johnson & Associates, LLC
La Crosse


Robert C. Buss
Robert C. Buss

Mile Bluff Medical Center
Mauston


Gail Cleary
Gail Cleary

President
Cleary Management
La Crosse


Dirk Gasterland
Dirk Gasterland

​Chairman Emeritus
Coulee Bank
La Crosse


Jackie Gerke-Edwards
Jackie Gerke-Edwards

Co-Owner
Edwards Investments
Cindy Gerke & Associates
La Crosse


Don Jobe
Don Jobe

CEO
Asia Resources
La Crosse


Angie Lawrence
Angie Lawrence

Community Advocate
Viroqua


Sally Lister
Sally Lister

Community Advocate
Black River Falls


Brandon Prinsen
Brandon Prinsen

Attorney
Johns, Flaherty & Collins
La Crosse


Barbara Rice
Barbara Rice

Community Advocate
Sparta


Linda Schwandt, EdD
Linda Schwandt, EdD

Retired
Western Technical College
Onalaska


Jeff Wieser
Jeff Wieser

Co-Owner
Wieser Brothers General Contractor
La Crescent


Ken Wing
Ken Wing

Retired
Western Technical College
La Crosse


Ed Winga, M.D.
Ed Winga, M.D.

Retired
Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center
La Crosse

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