Boards, Commissions, & Committees 

Waunakee, WI 53597



Board of Appeals 

Waunakee, WI 53597

(608) 849-6276


Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Adler, Linda Citizen At-Large
Even, Kevin Staff
Hill, Ray Alternate
Frye, Nila Citizen At-Large
Micholic, Todd Citizen At-Large
Statz, Marv Citizen At-Large
Ryniak, Keith Citizen At-Large

Board of Review 

Waunakee, WI 53597

(608) 849-2827


Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Dassow, Al Citizen At-Large
Helt, Julee Clerk (608) 849-2827
Kennedy, David Citizen At-Large
Laffey, Kevin Citizen At-Large
Zitzelsberger, Joe Citizen-At-Large
Wilson, Tom Citizen At-Large

Board of Trustees 

500 W. Main St.
Waunakee, WI 53597

(608) 849-2827


Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Herzberg, Gary Trustee 608-849-3398
Kraus, Stephen Trustee
Ranum, Bill Trustee 608-849-4315
Springman, Sue Trustee 608-770-1119
Willems, Phil Trustee 608-849-7383
Zellner, Chris President 608-849-4515
Ballweg, Sam Trustee 608-850-6839

Cable Television Committee 

Waunakee, WI 53597

(608) 849-2827


Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Freimuth, Robert Citizen At-Large
Hapeman, Mark Citizen At-Large
Pertzborn-Whiting, Lisa Citizen At-Large
Ripp, Mike Citizen At-Large
Sines, Keith Citizen At-Large
Willems, Phil Trustee / Chairperson

Community Development Authority 

Waunakee, WI 53597

(608) 850-5227


Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Dassow, Al Citizen At-Large
Kennedy, David Citizen At-Large
Laubmeier, John Trustee/Chairperson
Schmeiser, Brian Citizen At-Large
Schell, Tim Citizen Member
Schmidt, Todd Administrator 608-850-5227
Springman, Sue Trustee
Vine, Geoff Citizen At-Large
Willems, Phil Trustee

Finance Committee 

Waunakee, WI 53597

(608) 850-6622


Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Dassow, Al Citizen At-Large
Dies, Dave Citizen At-Large
Elvekrog, James Citizen At-Large
Ferris, Dave Staff (608) 850-8500
Kraus, Stephen Trustee / Chairperson
Walden, Gary Trustee
Sweno, Dennis Citizen At-Large
Laubmeier, John Trustee

Joint Planning Commission 

Waunakee, WI 53597

(608) 849-6276


Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Even, Kevin Waunakee Staff (608) 849-6276
Bruskewitz, Eileen Westport Member
McGowan, Pat Waunakee Member
Malich, Brian Waunakee Member
Sipsma, Ken Westport Member/Chairperson
Grosskopf, Dean Westport Member
Wilson, Tom Westport Staff (608) 849-4372
Zeman, Brad Alternate Member
Black, Tim Waunakee Member

Library Board 

Waunakee, WI 53597

(608) 849-4208


Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Chambers, Tasha Citizen At-Large
Ballweg, Annie Citizen At-Large
Elvekrog, Jean Citizen At-Large (608) 849-9224
Plumb, Erick Staff (608) 849-4208
Herzberg, Gary Trustee
Ricker, Mike Citizen At-Large
Vine, Geoff Citizen At-Large
Turner, Cindy Citizen At-Large (608) 849-6351

Parks & Recreation Committee 

Waunakee, WI 53597

(608) 850-5992


Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Frederick, Bill Staff (608) 849-5892
Jost, David Citizen At-Large
Herzberg, Gary Trustee/Chairperson
Khouri, Bob Citizen At-Large
Brown, Susan Citizen At-Large
McDade, Sue Staff (608) 850-5992
Pomeranke, John Citizen At-Large
Skoug, Jeff Staff
Willems, Phil Trustee
Zellner, Chris Village President

Personnel Committee 

Waunakee, WI 53597

(608) 850-2827


Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Adler, Linda Citizen At-Large
Adler, Randy Citizen At-Large
Helt, Julee Staff (608) 850-2827
Hoesly, Bruce Citizen At-Large
Kraus, Stephen Trustee
Pomeranke, John Citizen At-Large
Schmidt, Todd Administrator
Walden, Gary Trustee
Zellner, Chris Village President / Chairperson

Planning Commission 

Waunakee, WI 53597

(608) 849-6276


Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Even, Kevin Staff (608) 849-6276
Herzberg, Gary Trustee
Kraus, Stephen Trustee
Zellner, Chris Trustee / Chairperson
McGowan, Pat Citizen At-Large
Malich, Brian Citizen At-Large
Black, Tim Citizen At-Large
Zeman, Brad Citizen-At-Large (608) 220-6153

Police Committee 

Waunakee, WI 53597

(608) 849-4523


Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Cefalu, Kathy Citizen At-Large
Kraus, Steve Trustee/Chairperson
Frye, Nila Citizen At-Large
Plendl, Kevin Police Chief
Pomeranke, John Citizen At-Large
Stewart, Mark Citizen At-Large
Ballweg, Sam Trustee
Willems, Phil Trustee

Police Commission 

Waunakee, WI 53597

(608) 849-4523


Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Brost, Paul Citizen At-Large
Cefalu, Kathy Citizen At-Large
Evans, Daniel Citizen At-Large
Fitzpatrick, Jim Citizen At-Large
Plendl, Kevin Police Chief
Matiash, Pete Alternate
Sarbacker, Joel Citizen At-Large

Public Works Committee 

Waunakee, WI 53597

(608) 849-6276


Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Hampton, Dennis Citizen At-Large
Even, Kevin Staff (608) 849-6276
Frederick, Bill Staff
Frye, Nila Citizen At-Large
Herzberg, Gary Trustee
Pings, Rachel Citizen At-Large
Springman, Sue Trustee / Chairperson
Wallace, Brian Citizen At-Large
Ballweg, Sam Trustee

Senior Center Committee 

Waunakee, WI 53597

(608) 849-8384


Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Kraus, Steve Trustee
Matiash, Suzanne Citizen-At-Large
Miller, Hyacinth Citizen At-Large
Mosiman, Cindy Staff (608) 849-8385
Ross, Sally Citizen At-Large
Ruppenthal, Joan Citizen At-Large
Willems, Phil Trustee

Tourism Commission 

Waunakee, WI 53597

Waunakee, WI 53597


Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Bentley, Adam Waunakee Staff (ex-officio) 608-850-2182
Gardner, Brian Waunakee Resident Representative
Komar, Tess Waunakee Resident Representative
Kraus, Steve Waunakee Village Board Member
Olson, Ashley Hotel/Motel Industry Representative
Schaaf, Ellen Waunakee Area Chamber of Commerce 608-849-5977
Schmidt, Todd Waunakee Staff (ex-officio) 608-850-5227

Utility Commission 

Waunakee, WI 53597

(608) 849-8111


Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Even, Kevin Staff (608) 849-6276
Hellenbrand, Marv Citizen At-Large
Herlitzka, Tim Staff (608) 849-8111
Kraus, Stephen Trustee
Johnson, Roxanne Citizen At-Large
Laubmeier, John Trustee
Endres, Paul Citizen At-Large
Nelson, Shirley Citizen At-Large, Secretary
Roessler, John President

Waunakee Economic Development Commission 

Waunakee, WI 53597

(608) 850-5227


Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Kennedy, David Citizen At-Large
Schaaf, Ellen Chamber of Commerce Representative 608-849-5977
Guttenberg, Randy School District Representative 608-849-2000
Dassow, Al Citizen At-Large
Pinzon, Cesar Citizen At-Large
Schmidt, Todd Administrator 608-850-5227
Springman, Sue Trustee
Ballweg, Sam Trustee/Chairperson
Willems, Phil Trustee

Village Center Advisory Committee 

Waunakee, WI 53597

(608) 850-5992


Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Rather, Susan Citizen At-Large
Ranum, Bill Trustee / Chairperson
McDade, Sue Staff (608) 850-5992
Schmitz, Mike Citizen At-Large
Skoug, Jeff Staff (608) 850-5992
Walden, Gary Trustee/Chairperson
Wallace, Brian Citizen At-Large
Wilson, Tom Town of Westport Representative
Wissink, Hal Citizen At-Large
Zellner, Chris Village President