Executive Director Kate Salas works closely with the Board of Directors and is responsible for leading all of the organization’s initiatives. A master organizer and expert at prioritizing, Kate was a project manager, responsible for process improvement in the insurance industry prior to joining Green Lake Renewal. Since joining the team in 2016, Kate has taken the young and swiftly-growing organization to a new level of efficiency and professionalism by creating and managing systems to track and process the constant flow of ideas, people and projects.
Jorge Gutierrez joined Green Lake Renewal in 2017 as Manager of Marketing and Development, responsible for communicating the organization's many programs and initiatives to donors and the public. A recent graduate of Ripon College, Jorge brings to his position significant experience in marketing and public relations and community leadership. While attending college, he served as a Marketing Intern for Sodexo in Ripon and as a Public Relations Intern for Mo Better Burgers in Los Angeles. At Ripon College, Jorge was a Resident Assistant, an Admissions Intern, the Student Media and Activities Committee President, and the Alumni Relations Chairman for Theta Chi Fraternity.
Front Office Manager Crissy Glover came to Green Lake Renewal with full force in the fall of 2018. Working closely with the Executive Director and the volunteers, Ms. Glover is responsible for ensuring the success of all day to day operations at the organization. Glover is also the front face of the organization, greeting and directing visitors as they come in to Town Square. Crissy graduated from Ripon College and worked as an on-air personality for a locally-owned radio station. She is the mother of two daughters and enjoys cooking, camping, Brewers baseball, cribbage, cornhole/bean bags, gardening, and great conversation.
Shae Stangl joined Green Lake Renewal in the Summer of 2018 as Manager of Green Lake Fitness. Ms. Stangl works closely with the Executive Director, Marketing Manager and Front Office Manager to oversee all aspects of the fitness center, including marketing, publicity, program development and member recruitment. Ms. Stangl is from Ripon, WI and is currently studying Small Business Management and Health and Wellness at Moraine Park Technical College. She also works as a bridal specialist for BAKED, a business she helped launch in Berlin, WI. Stangle is a certified Wellness and Nutrition Coach and is working toward receiving her Personal Trainer certification.
Board of Directors
Members of our board are leaders who've committed to moving the community forward. They posses a variety of attributes, including positive attitude, sense of humor, active involvement, passion for the vision, and willingness to make a significant contribution to the success of our community.