ABOUT US

STEEPLE SQUARE BOARD AND COMMITTEE MEMBERS

 

Board of Directors

President: John Schmidt, Chief Financial Officer, A.Y, McDonald Mfg. Co.
Vice President: Steve Fisher, Publisher, TH Media
Secretary: Bret Tuley, Sr. Vice President of Operations and Finance, Dubuque Bank & Trust Co.
Treasurer: Judy Wolf, Retired – John Deere Dubuque Works
Immediate Past President: Jack McCullough, President, McCullough Creative

Anthony Allen, Chair, President, NAACP Dubuque Chapter
Doug Binsfeld, Associate Vice President of Learning and Student Success, Northeast Iowa Community College
Michelle Brown, Retired Executive Director, Opening Doors
Theresa Caldwell, Manager, Dubuque Food Pantry
Sharon Covey, Community Volunteer
Dave Cushman, Executive Vice-President, Morrison Brothers Co.
John Dunkel, Principal, Imagine It
Terry Friedman, President, The Friedman Group
Nicole Gantz, Partner/Chief Marketing Officer, Honkamp Krueger & Co. P.C.
Sr. Mary Ellen Green, OP – Board Member, Opening Doors
Dick Gregory, President, FloorShow Companies
John Gronen, President, Gronen Properties/Restoration
Duane Hagerty, CEO, Heritage Works
Joe Hearn, President & CEO, Dupaco Credit Union
Tim Hodge, President, Hodge Companies
Sr. Helen Huewe, OSF – Retired, Dubuque Franciscan
Nancy Kann, Real Estate Development Director/Project Management, Gronen Properties
Chris Kolle, Team Member Relations Manager, Diamond Jo Casino
Brendan Quann, Retired Senior Officer, O’Connor & Thomas Law Firm
Rick Runde, Finance Officer, Archdiocese of Dubuque
Anderson Sainci, Resource Management Coordinator, City of Dubuque

Executive Committee

President: John Schmidt, President,CFO, A.Y, McDonald Mfg. Co.
Vice President: Steve Fisher, Publisher, TH Media
Secretary: Bret Tuley, Sr. Vice President of Operations and Finance, Dubuque Bank & Trust Co.
Treasurer, Finance Committee & Tax Credit Compliance:  Judy Wolf, Retired – John Deere Dubuque Works
Chair Construction/Building & Grounds Committee: Dave Cushman, Executive Vice-President, Morrison Brothers Co
Chair Marketing & Community Relations Committee: Nicole Gantz, Partner/Director of Marketing, Honkamp Krueger & Co. P.C.
Chair Partnership Committee: Nancy Kann, Managing Broker, Dubuque Property Group and Gronen Properties
Chair Events Committee: John Dunkel, Principal, Imagine It
Immediate Past President: Jack McCullough, President, McCullough Creative
Board Member At-Large: Sr. Helen Huewe, OSF  – Retired, Dubuque Franciscan
Board Member At-Large: Brendan Quann, Retired – Senior Council, O’Connor & Thomas Law
Ex Officio: Dick Gregory, President, Floor Show Companies

 

Partners Committee

Chair: Sharon Covey, Community Volunteer
Anthony Allen, Chair, City of Dubuque Human Rights Commission & President, NAACP Dubuque Chapter
Michelle Brown, Retired, Executive Director, Opening Doors
Duane Hagerty, CEO, Heritage Works
Sr. Helen Huewe, OSF  – Retired, Dubuque Franciscan
Peggy Johannsen, Volunteer
Nancy Kann, Managing Broker, Dubuque Property Group and Gronen Properties
Heather LuGrain, Volunteer
Ellen Goodmann Miller, Development & Strategic Partnerships, Gronen Development
Christine Olson, Executive Director, Four Mounds Foundation
Anderson Sainci, Resource Management Coordinator and Supervisor, City of Dubuque
Case Smith, Volunteer

 

Finance Committee

Chair: Judy Wolf, Retired – John Deere Dubuque Works
Dave Cushman, Executive Vice-President, Morrison Brothers Co.
Terry Friedman, President, The Friedman Group, Inc.
Dick Gregory, President,  Floor Show Companies
John Gronen, President, Gronen Development
Jim Herrig, Volunteer
Rick Runde, CFO, Archdiocese of Dubuque
Barb Sergio, CFO, Gronen Development
Bret Tuley, Sr. Vice President of Operations and Finance, Dubuque Bank & Trust Co.
Casey Winkleback, Volunteer

 

Marketing Committee

Chair: Nicole Gantz, Partner/Chief Marketing Officer, Honkamp Krueger & Co. P.C.
Abby Ferguson, Marketing Manager, Q Casino
Sue Hafkemeyer, Executive Director, Mercy Health Foundation at Mercy Medical Center
Allison Hartig, Marketing Specialist, HK Financial Services
Nathaniel Kapraun, Communications & Operations Manager, Heritage Works
Ann Lorenz, Development & Marketing Director, Opening Doors
Jill Paisley, Owner/Creative Director, Luckythirteen Design

 

Building and Grounds Committee

Chair: Dave Cushman, Executive Vice-President, Morrison Brothers Co.
Jessican Bliele

Terri Droessler,  Project Manager, Gronen Properties | Restoration
John Dunkel, Principal, Imagine It
John Gronen, President, Gronen Development
Duane Hagerty, CEO, Heritage Works
Shawn Hillborn, Construction Manager, Gronen Properties|Restoration
Nancy Kann, Managing Broker, Dubuque Property Group and Gronen Properties
Terrance Maiers, Partner Emeritus, Honkamp Krueger
Rick Runde, CFO, Archdiocese of Dubuque
Mike Stickley, Architect, Jeffrey Morton Associates

 

Events & Programming Committee

Chair: John Dunkel, Principal, Imagine It
Chair: Michelle Brown, Retired, Executive Director, Opening Doors

Anthony Allen, Chair, City of Dubuque Human Rights Commission & President, NAACP Dubuque Chapter
Rick Beecher, Volunteer
Melanie Bressler, Campus Manager, Steeple Square
Theresa Caldwell, Dubuque Food Pantry
Mary Ann Conzett, Volunteer
Clark Egdorf, Dubuque Police Department
Steve Fisher, Publisher, TH Medai
Allie Hartig, Marketing Specialist, HK Financial Services
Wes Heitzman, Volunteer
Caprice Jones, Volunteer
Jereyln O’Connor, Volunteer
Adam Schwendinger
Danielle Stowell, Owner, Wicked River Event Production
Bret Tuley, Sr. Vice President of Operations and Finance, Dubuque Bank & Trust Co.
Dawn Wolf, Volunteer

 

Partnership  Committee

Anthony Allen
Doug Binsfield
Melanie Bressler, Campus Manager
Theresa Caldwell
Sharon Covey
Amy Green
Duane Hagerty
Ellen Goodmann Miller
Peggy Johannsen
Heather LuGrain
Jerelyn O’Connor
Chris Olson
Anderson Sainci
Case Smith

 

Grant / Grants Compliance Committee

Chair: Duane Hagerty, CEO, Heritage Works
Ellen Goodman Miller, Development & Strategic Partnerships, Gronen Development
Nancy Kann, Managing Broker, Dubuque Property Group and Gronen Properties
Judy Wolf, Retired, John Deere Dubuque Works

 

Chairs Leadership Campaign

Chair: Bob Hoefer, Honorary Director with Distinction, Dupaco Community Credit Union
Dick Gregory, President,  FloorShow Companies
Joe Hearn, President and CEO, Dupaco Community Credit Union
Sr. Helen Huewe, OSF  – Retired, Dubuque Franciscan
Father Gene Kutsch, Retired Priest of Archdiocese of Dubuque
Ellen Goodmann Miller, Development & Strategic Partnerships, Gronen Development
John Schmidt, Chief Financial Officer, A.Y, McDonald Mfg. Co.
Judy Wolf, Retired, John Deere Dubuque Works

 

Community Campaign Committee

Chair: Sr. Mary Ellen Green, OP, Board President, Opening Doors
Jack McCullough, President, McCullough Creative
Michelle Becwar, Volunteer
Michelle Brown, Retired Executive Director, Opening Doors
Nicole Gantz, Chief Marketing Officer, Honkamp Krueger & Co. P.C.
Sue Hafkemeyer, Executive Director, Mercy Health Foundation at Mercy Medical Center
Sr. Carol Hoverman, Volunteer
Sr. Helen Huewe, OSF  – Retired, Dubuque Franciscan
Nancy Kann, Managing Broker, Dubuque Property Group and Gronen Properties
Fr. Eugene Kutsch, Retired Priest of Archdiocese of Dubuque
Ellen Goodmann Miller, Development & Strategic Partnerships, Gronen Development
Michelle Schmidt, Volunteer
Judy Wolf, Retired, John Deere Dubuque Works