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Special Events Coordinator

General Summary
Our Greater WI National Chapter seeks an Event Coordinator who will be accountable for the performance and success of fundraising events and strategies across a Wisconsin service territory to meet revenue goals.

S/he will mobilize and manage volunteers, execute multiple Walk to End Alzheimer's, and plan and execute other special events and fundraising initiatives according to timelines and best practices. S/he will also conduct community outreach which includes presenting to service groups, representing the Association at health fairs and engaging in other outreach as required.

This position will be based in Neenah or Green Bay. Travel throughout Northeast Wisconsin is required.



Our Chapter

The Alzheimer’s Association Greater Wisconsin Chapter serves 52 counties in central and northern Wisconsin and one county in Minnesota; providing local information, education, support, and advocacy.

Our mission
To eliminate Alzheimer's disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health.

Our vision
A world without Alzheimer's disease.

Chapter Brochure

CLICK HERE for Wisconsin Chapters & Region 

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Financial Information

The Alzheimer's Association's Greater Wisconsin Chapter is a tax-exempt, 501(c)(3) nonprofit, donor-supported organization. Programs and services are made possible through contributions from individuals, corporations and foundations. The chapter uses funds raised to provide programs and services in the communities we serve, as well as to assist with ongoing research efforts. Our chapter prides itself in maintaining a low expense to income ratio, proudly and consistently keeping administrative and fundraising costs below the national average of twenty-five percent.

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Annual Report

CLICK HERE for the 2013 Annual Report 

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Strategic Plan

The Greater Wisconsin Chapter operates as a 501(c)3 not for profit organization with a Board of Directors that meets regularly. Our strategic plan has been approved by our Board of Directors and is reviewed on an ongoing basis.

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Thank you to our Volunteer Board for the dedicated service to the Association.

Board of Directors

Kristin Alfheim, Green Bay

Racquel Bell, Lac du Flambeau

Jim Brust, Pelican Lake

Katie Dykes, Green Bay

John Kovari, La Crosse

Stephanie La Plant, Stevens Point, Chair

David Loritz, De Pere

Pat Richardson, Woodruff

Julie Siefert, Green Bay

Shannon Todd, Elk Mound

Jackie Waalen, New Richmond

Daniel Walsh, De Pere

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Our History

Since our incorporation in 1986, we have seen many changes and celebrated many successes. As part of a nationwide organization of seventy-eight chapters, we together are present locally in over 300 communities across the country. With the support of our national office in Chicago and Public Policy Office in Washington, DC, we are working globally and speaking locally to raise awareness, educate, provide supportive services and advocate...we're on the MOVE to end Alzheimer's!

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Chapter Staff

Laurie Schill, Executive Director - 920.469.2110

Diana Butz, Development and Marketing Director - 715.432.0075 

Kathy Davies, Fund Development Director - 715.869.2667

Joan Litwitz, Program Director - 715.651.2120

Mark Roberts, Operations & Support Administrator - 920.469.2110

Julie Shelton, Communications & Marketing Specialist - 715.362.7779

Kathleen Albert, Outreach Specialist, Fox Valley - 920.327.8298

Beverly Bartlett, Outreach Specialist, Green Bay - 920.327.8187

Tasha Beestman, Outreach Specialist, Wausau - 715.651.0197

Sharlene Bellefeuille, Outreach Specialist, Spooner - 715.651.9989

Julene Bowe, Outreach Specialist, Chippewa Valley - 715.214.7871

Freda Carlson, Outreach Specialist, Ashland - 715.432.9550

Julie St. Pierre, Outreach Specialist, Rhinelander - 715.651.0730

Dan Zabel, Outreach Specialist, Chippewa Valley - 715.720.7611

Hailey Sullivan, Special Events Coordinator, Chippewa Valley - 715.651.0030

Allie Swatek, Special Events Coordinator, Wausau - 715.218.6614

Katherine Graham, Workplace Education Specialist, Green Bay - 920.241.0883





Alzheimer's Association

Our vision is a world without Alzheimer's
Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association is the world's leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.