BOARD OF DIRECTORS

INDUSTRY LEADERS

Board of Directors2022-09-14T17:47:44-05:00
BOARD OF DIRECTORS

GUIDANCE INFORMED BY EXPERIENCE

WRTP | BIG STEP’s Board of Directors is composed of individuals who have made a mark on the trades. They actively participate in our workforce and believe in our mission; the guidance they impart is informed by their own, real-world experiences from decades in the trades.

WRTP BOARD OF DIRECTORS – 2022

  • ANTHONY RAINEY | CO-CHAIR
    United Auto Workers – Region 4
    International Representative

  • HENRY HURT | CO-CHAIR
    Hurt Electric
    President

  • DAN BUKIEWICZ | SECRETARY
    MKE Building & Construction Trades Council
    President

  • ROBERT RAYBURN | TREASURER
    National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) – Milwaukee Chapter
    Executive Vice President

  • STEVE BREITLOW | DIRECTOR
    Plumbers Local 75
    Business Manager

  • TONY NEIRA | DIRECTOR
    Laborers International Union of North America Local 113
    Business Manager

  • JONATHAN KOWALSKI | DIRECTOR
    Plumbing Mechanical & Sheet Metal Contractors’ Alliance
    Executive Director

  • JEANNIE LAURET | DIRECTOR
    Duwe Metal Products, Inc
    CEO

  • STEPHANIE BLOOMINGDALE | DIRECTOR
    Wisconsin State AFL-CIO
    President

  • MARK KESSENICH | DIRECTOR
    Associated General Contractors of Greater Milwaukee
    Chief Executive Officer

  • BRAD DORFF | DIRECTOR
    United Steelworkers District 2
    Sub-District Director

  • DECORAH GORDON | DIRECTOR
    IBEW 2150 Executive Board
    Chair (Chief Steward) for WE Energies Downtown

  • KILAH ENGELKE | DIRECTOR
    OPCMIA Local 599 Area 558
    Business Agent, EmpowHER Co-Founder

  • CHRIS MAMBU RASCH | DIRECTOR
    Building Advantage/CLMC
    Executive Director

  • JAC WEITZEL | DIRECTOR
    WI Building & Construction Trades Council So. Central
    Executive Director

BIG STEP BOARD OF DIRECTORS: Bob Rayburn (c), Dan Bukiewicz (l), Jeannie Lauret (d), Jonathan Kowalski (Co-Chair) (c), Steve Breitlow (Co-Chair) (l), Henry Hurt (d), Mark Kessenich (c), Tony Neira (d), Kilah Engelke (l)

TRIADA MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: Tony Rainey, Henry Hurt, Dan Bukiewicz, Bob Rayburn

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