Our Team

In addition to providing information and referrals, WPA staff organizes educational events, guides support groups and offers outreach and education to professional caregivers, home health staff, and other professionals wanting to learn about Parkinson’s Disease.

KELLY
CIESLAK

(414) 312-6990
kellyc@wiparkinson.org

RAVEN
HAMILTON

 (414) 386-5160
ravenh@wiparkinson.org

MARY
WOOD

 (414) 386-2305
maryw@wiparkinson.org

Board of Directors

WPA is governed by a volunteer board of directors. Our board includes people with Parkinson disease, family members of people with Parkinson’s, business professionals, and community members. Members of the board are elected for a three-year term.

Officers

  • Rob McDonald, President | Johnson Controls
  • Angela Pecoraro, Vice President | Vista Equity Partners
  • Ron Mohorek, Secretary | Ascension Health Care, Retired
  • Ginger Wooster, Treasurer | Retired
  • Dick Cosentino, Past President | Cosentino Financial Group

Members

  • Craig Barbian | Retired
  • Charles DuPont | Quad/Graphics, Retired
  • Kristine Everson | CDW
  • Bill Forrester | Anchor Moving Systems, Retired
  • Jim Henderson| Global HR Business Solutions
  • Lisa Kokontis| Neuroscience Group, Retired
  • Kate McDonald | US Bank
  • Fred Moseley | Deloitte, LLP, Retired
  • Bob Norman | Eppstein Uhen Architects
  • Christopher Pierce | Kohler
  • Cheryl Prescott | Prescott Family Foundation
  • Gary Ross | UW-Milwaukee
  • Erika Smith | Froedtert & Medical College of Wisconsin

Emeritus Members

  • Knut Apitz  |  Retired
  • Keith Brewer
  • Dick Schumann  |  HeatTek, Inc., deceased

Medical Advisory Committee

The Medical Advisory Committee provides medical oversight for WPA. The members advise our board and staff on the content of medically-related programs, and on topics related to clinical care of people with Parkinson disease. The Committee is made up of doctors from various healthcare locations around the state of Wisconsin.

IMPROVING THE QUALITY OF LIFE FOR THOSE WITH PARKINSONS