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Jena is the COO for NEWH, Inc. She is your contact for Regional Tradeshows, corporate partnership, chapter board trainings, and the NEWH Leadership Conference. Jena attained a BS in Marketing at University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire and since has held positions in management, sales, and service. Jena provides strong organizational, customer service, and leadership experience to NEWH.
Susan is the CFO for NEWH, Inc. She holds over 20 years’ financial experience. Susan comes to us from an international, member-owned holding cooperative, governed by a board of directors. Susan earned her Associates Degree in Accounting from Northeast Wisconsin Technical College and Bachelor’s in Accounting through Lakeland University in Sheboygan Wisconsin. She resides in her hometown of Shawano with her husband Jeff, three children; Grace, Ava, Max, and 2 German Shepherd Dogs, Winston and Lucy. When not at work, Susan enjoys traveling and exploring with her family as well as improving on her photography hobby. She is the bomb-diggity of the office and our Zoom queen!
Diane is the Membership/Events Director for NEWH, Inc. She is your contact for NEWH chapter event communication, chapter board trainings, membership, and the NEWH website. After graduating from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire with a BS degree in Administrative Management, Diane was employed by a Milwaukee consulting firm and worked with an array of nonprofit organizations in resource development, research, and leadership development projects. Diane’s background and involvement with nonprofit organizations in the past brings creativity, resourcefulness, and enthusiasm to NEWH. Diane is married to her husband Dennis, and they have two children: Nathan and Morgan, and furry kid, Rudy. When not at work, Diane enjoys spending time with family and friends, playing volleyball, watching the weeds grow in her garden, and enjoying the northwoods.
CHAPTER PROGRAMMING/FUNDRAISING SUPPORT
Julie is your contact for questions regarding online registration, Chapter nominations, and Chapter finances. She is very excited to be a part of such an amazing non-profit organization that supports the Hospitality Industry. She bring over 15+ years of work experience working under different financial coordinators from retail to government. During those times she has come to appreciate the real meaning of life – Family! NEWH, Inc is all about family and has welcomed Julie with open arms and hopes to continue for many – many – many years!!! Julie balances family, husband Dave, heavenly daughter Lilie, son Brodie, daughter Marlie, and special furry kiddos Stella and Louise, with work and numerous extracurricular activities.
Kathy joined NEWH in 2008 as a full time office assistant. Kathy was born and raised in Chicago and has lived most of her life in Illinois. She moved to Wisconsin about 13 years ago. Kathy has many years of experience in administrative office positions in the healthcare, construction, manufacturing, and temporary agency fields. Among Kathy’s duties is handling incoming communication, database management, and other general office duties. Kathy is married to Kevin and has two grown children, Janine and Jim. She also has four sweet and rambunctious grandsons Cameron, Landon, Logan and James. When not at work, Kathy loves gardening and visiting the botanical gardens, bird watching, craft projects, being Kevin’s sous chef in the kitchen, and keeping in touch with family and friends.
Brenda is the Tradeshow/Conference Coordinator for NEWH, Inc. and is your contact for Regional Tradeshows and Leadership Conference. She holds an MBA from Cardinal Stritch University and brings with her 18+ years of administrative, customer service and previous tradeshow/event planning experience. Brenda was born and raised in west central Wisconsin and resides in Altoona with her husband Dave, her daughters Madison & Mikenna, and dogs Lexi & Izzy. When not at work, Brenda enjoys traveling, cooking, golfing, camping and spending time with friends and family, including her step-children Evan (UW-Eau Claire) & Madeline (UW-Madison).
Hillary is the Scholarship & Communications Director for NEWH, Inc. She comes to us with 6 years of experience working in non-profit continuing education, marketing and social media. Hillary earned her Bachelors Degree in English, Journalism from The College of Saint Scholastica. She currently resides with her husband Matthew and her dog Oly in a small rural community in the middle of Wisconsin.
The big cheese…. Deals with all the mouse droppings.