The all-volunteer Board of Directors lead the ownership and restoration of the Theatre and encompass a wide range of talents. More than 200 volunteers will be serving in a wide variety of key roles in this community-wide initiative.
President: Nic Novaczyk
Evidence Development Companies
Vice President: Kine Torinus
BA, Biology, Denison University
MA, UW-EC, Communication Disorders; past President Ozaukee Washington Land Trust and 1000 Friends of Wisconsin; former trustee, Northland College; director, West Bend Friends of Sculpture
Secretary: John B. Torinus Jr.
Chairman, Serigraph Inc. CEO for 20 years
Founding partner Milwaukee Super Angel Fund
BS in Industrial Administration, Yale University
Master’s Degree in International Relations, University of Stockholm.
Chaired numerous non profits
Inducted Milwaukee Press Club Hall of Fame 2016
Treasurer: Pat O’Connor
Senior Vice President BMO Harris Bank – retired 2018
MBA Cardinal Stritch
BA Business Administration, St. Norbert’s College
Community: Menomonee Valley Partners Treasurer/Predevelopment Chair (2015-Present), West Bend County Club Treasurer (2014-Present), United Way of Washington County, Treasurer/Volunteer (1996-2006).
Assistant Treasurer: John Sancomb
BA, UW-Milwaukee, Political Science and History
Pointer Marketing Group Inc.
BS, BA, Cardinal Stritch University
Direct Sales Manager, Serigraph Inc.
BS UW Stout in Industrial Technology, Building Construction
Division Sales Director, Specialty Division, Serigraph Inc.
BA, University of Nebraska at Kearney, Theatre Arts and Performance
Milwaukee Repertory Theater, former Administrative Assistant, Director of Access Program, Friends of Milwaukee Repertory Theater Board of Directors, Current Secretary Northwestern Mutual, current Administrative Assistant, Public Investments,
Owner Confetti Meadowlark
Marquette University, B.A.; and Marquette University Law School, J.D.
President of the Ozaukee Washington Land Trust, Inc; Member of Door County Land Trust; Past President of Honours, Inc.; Former Vice President of Washington County Agriculture & Industrial Society (AIS); Current Board Member of (AIS); Former Board Member of the United Way of Washington County; Past President of Slinger Soccer Club
BS Honors Mathematics - University of Michigan.
Senior Vice President, Chief Actuary & Chief Risk Officer, West Bend Mutual Insurance Company. Fellow - Casualty Actuarial Society and American Academy of Actuaries. Ozaukee Washington Land Trust and the Washington County Humane Society board of directors.
BS Park and Recreation Administration-University of WI-La Crosse, Intern Sentry Insurance, Corporate Wellness
Organizational Leader Certification-YUSA
CEO-Kettle Moraine YMCA-currently, CEO of YMCA of Dodge County, Branch Director-YMCA of Dane County, Park and Recreation Director-City of Lake Mills
Past President-United Way of Washington County & United Way of Dodge County, Past President-WB Noon Kiwanis & Beaver Dam Noon Kiwanis
Marketing/ Fashion Design & Merchandising- Moraine Park Technical College
Psychology Studies-UW-Washington County
Laura Hillman Mitchell
1997 Ziegler Scholar
BA UW- Madison, German Kultur
Founder and Member of GrandCare Systems
President and founder, Laura Mitchell Consulting, LLC
Sue Finch Millin
BS UW Eau Claire, education and psychology
Executive Director, Volunteer Center of Washington County
Past VP, Marketing and Membership, Lac Lawrann
Brooke Ziegler Novaczyk
MA, Education, University St. Thomas,
Director, West Bend YMCA
Owner Academy of Music on Main Street, owner-operator of EXTENDED PLAY MUSIC, Manager and Entertainment Director of Brewhaus Theater, original live music venue, in West Bend.
Degree in electrical and sound systems
In 2008 Jay was named one of the 100 most influential people in Washington County in a Conley Newspaper publication.
Founded and CEO of Alexssa Enterprises, Ltd. established 1997 Past President of Rotary Club of West Bend.
Community leader and entrepreneur.
Previous experience includes management in various industries, photofinishing, electronic design, manufacturing, and distribution
Assistant Professor of Communication UW-Milwaukee -- WC
Ph.D., Regent University, Communication
Author, film historian
MS Art History Oshkosh
Former executive Director, Ozaukee Washington Land Trust, past Wisconsin Trust for Historic Preservation, current Vice President American Bird Society