Leadership and Ambassadors

Beaver Dam Chamber Leadership

We are proud to say that our business community is represented by a diverse group of influential leaders on our Board of Directors and in our Ambassador team.  They are actively involved in carrying out the mission of the Chamber and bring passion, purpose, creative problem-solving and unique professional perspectives as they guide the strategic direction of the Chamber.

Board of Directors Officers/Executive Committee

Melanie Budde headshot

Melanie Budde

Budde Realty

Cassandra Schmidt

Chair Elect
Modern Woodmen of America

Matthew Berg

Horicon Bank

Kraig Kasten headshot

Kraig Kasten

DCCA & Monumental Hosting

Mike Devitt

QBS Law S.C.

Tim Eilbes, Owner K&B Tree and Lawn Care

Tim Eilbes

K&B Tree and Lawn Care

Rev. Dirk Langfoss headshot

Dirk Langfoss

YMCA of Dodge County

Sheri Sackett

Good Karma Brands

Josh Tyjeski headshot

Josh Tyjeski

Tyjeski Family Chiropractic

Joel Zerbel headshot

Joel Zerbel

Summit Automotive

Rich Zieman headshot

Richard Zieman

Zieman Commercial Properties, LLC and NZ Productions

Mike DiStefano headshot

Mark Distefano

BD Unified School District


Mayor of Beaver Dam

Nathan Olson headshot

Nate Olson

Affiliate MBA Representative
Dodge County Land Resources and Parks Dept

Ken thomas

Ken Thomas

Affiliate DBDI Board Representative


Stefanie Bradley headshot

Stefanie Bradley

Armor Animal Health

Glenna Bachim

RE/MAX Prime

Dan Baulch

Marshfield Medical Center BD

Chris Connaughty Ambassador headshot

Chris Connaughty

Beaver Dam Rotary & American Bank

Rich Dahl - Pine Hill Insurance

Rich Dahl

Pine Hill Insurance

Ric Fiegel Ambassador headshot

Ric Fiegel

McKinstry’s Home Furnishings

Karen Gibbs Ambassador headshot

Karen Gibbs

Church Health Services

Stacy Griswold Ambassador, headshot

Stacy Griswold

Griswold Excavating and Construction

Melissa Haessley Ambassador headshot

Melissa Haessly

American Bank

Lisa Hedberg Ambassador headshot

Lisa Hedberg

Richards Insurance

Sandy Heier Ambassador headshot

Sandy Heiar

Heiar Insurance & Estate Planning

Kraig Kasten headshot

Kraig Kasten

Monumental Hosting & Dodge County Center for the Arts

Kristine Klodowski - Klodowski Real Estate

Kris Klodowski

Klodowski Real Estate

Kris Leaver Ambassador headshot

Kris Leaver

Your Pets Forever

Dawn Lyons-Wood Ambassador headashot

Dawn Lyons Wood

Mittera Wisconsin

Cassandra Schmidt - Modern Woodmen of America

Cassandra Schmidt

Modern Woodmen of America

James Schmidt

Summit Credit Union

Josh Wegner, National Exchange Bank & Trust

Josh Wegner

National Exchange Bank & Trust

Good Karma Brands Ambassador Team

Amy Brandt - Good Karma Brands

Amy Brandt

Katy Kraemer

Katy Kraemer

Cierra Kuhn

Beaver Dam Chamber of Commerce Staff

Tracy, staff, headshot

Tracy Propst

Executive Director

Shannon Koele

Tourism Marketing Manager

Elizabeth Loomans

Staff Assistant