Who We Are

Our Board of Directors provides stewardship of the Foundation’s assets and sets our funding priorities. We appreciate the expertise and guidance they offer in helping us ensure excellence in perinatal care. Our staff is shared with our partner organization, Wisconsin Association for Perinatal Care, and provides board and administrative support.  

Interested in nominating yourself or someone great to serve on our board? Let us know. 

Board of Directors

President | Chris Van Mullem, RNC, MS

Vice President | Charlene Galston, RNC, BSN, ME-PD, IBCLC | Black River Falls Memorial Hospital

Secretary | Ann Ebert, PharmD | Unity Point-Meriter

Treasurer | Russell S. Kirby, PhD, MS, FACE | Professor and Marrell Endowed Chair, Department of Community and Family Health, University of South Florida

WAPC Representative | Paul Neary, MD | University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Director | Jon D. Goldstein, CFP®, CLU®, CRPS®, APMA®, ChFC®, MSPFS, CRPC®, CLTC® | Private Wealth Advisor/Chief Executive Officer, Goldstein & Associates

Director | Christopher Guthrie, MPA, JD | Attorney, Quarles & Brady, LLP

Director | Kara Hoppe, DO | UW School of Medicine & Public Health, Dept. of OB/GYN

Director | Amanda Leipold, MPH, JD | Regulatory Compliance Attorney, Cigna

Director | Claire Grupe | User Experience Designer, Epic

Director | Shannon Malnory-Silbernagel | Annual Giving Officer, Planned Parenthood of Wisconsin

Director | Jeanne Rosendale, MSN, RNC, C-EFM


Executive Director | Eileen Zeiger

Associate Director | Eva Fassbinder Brummel

Digital Marketing Manager | Mindy Wara Maciolek

Administrative and Events Coordinator | Bree Kolocheski

Development Manager | Lisa Karnes