June 2019 Backyard Heroes

June 2019 Backyard Heroes

  Tara Wilhelmi, Center for Resilient Cities Tara volunteers at Badger Rock Neighborhood Center, a project of Center for Resilient Cities, with its Community Market. She is the main contact with market vendors  and shows up with her family at every market to set...

August 2017 Backyard Heroes

Kara Pennoyer, Wisconsin Women’s Network Kara Pennoyer has served as the Public Policy Chair on the Wisconsin Women’s Network (WWN) Board of Directors for the past three years.  In this role she spearheads the WWN Policy Institute Committee and devotes countless...

June 2016 Backyard Heroes

Karen Crossley, Sustain Dane When Karen Crossley joined the Sustain Dane Board of Directors in 2015, she immediately became vital to the organization. She is admired for her vast experience serving on boards nationally and locally and her deep passion for Sustain...