Our Board

The majority of our board members are parents of children with social, emotional, and behavioral challenges. They bring a breadth of life and professional experiences to their governance role. Areas of expertise and experience include: advocacy, psychiatry, public and private education, as well as tribal membership.

Heather Bennett
Parent / Treasurer
Racine, WI

Nicole Evans Estenson
Parent
Chippewa Falls, WI

Ashlee Glowacki
Parent
Monroe, WI

Heidi Lehman
Parent / Secretary
Rhinelander, WI

Don Rosin
President
Ashland, WI

Hasmig Tempesta
Parent
Elkhorn, WI

Michael Witkovsky
Vice President
Middleton, WI

Our Staff

These individuals work every day to improve children’s mental health in Wisconsin through activities impacting families in local communities to state and national systems. Our parent peer specialists, all of whom have children with needs similar to those of the families we serve, are the heart and soul of Wisconsin Family Ties.

Amy Arndt
Special Events Director and Parent Peer Specialist


Jackie Baldwin
Parent Peer Specialist


Jessica Bigboy
Parent Peer Specialist


Toni Chambers
Parent Peer Specialist

Hugh Davis
Executive Director

Mary Guerin
Parent Peer Specialist

Robyn Hardt-Schultz
Program Evaluation Director

Emma Harrell
Parent Peer Specialist

Joanne Juhnke
Social Media Director

Sharon Katovich
Operations Specialist

Heather Koch
Parent Peer Specialist

Kristie Lunde
Parent Peer Specialist

Laura Magee
Parent Peer Specialist

Mary Anne Oemichen
Parent Peer Specialist

Joe Oswald
Parent Peer Specialist

Amy Polsin
PPS Supervisor

Deb Ramacher
Associate Director

Jess Riedy
Parent Peer Specialist

Vicky Shanley
PPS Supervisor

Wendy Smith
Parent Peer Specialist

Vanessa Warren
Parent Peer Specialist