Who We Are Now

Our Board Members

IPAW is proud of the fact that its Board of Directors have a diverse natural resource management background. The Board represents most geographic areas of Wisconsin. If you are interested in serving as a Board member or volunteer, please contact us.

Kari Hagenow, President

Contact: Kari Hagenow
Specialty: Wetland and Terrestrial Invasive Plant Management and Invasive Species Partnerships
Location: Sturgeon Bay 

Marcia Wensing, Vice President

Contact: Marcia Wensing
Specialty: Plant Health Inspection and Regulations
Location: Racine

Mark Renz, Treasurer

Contact: Mark Renz
Specialty: Invasive Plant Research and Management
Location: Madison

Secretary — Vacant

Jessica Roloff

Contact: Jessica Roloff
Specialty: Shoreline Management, Environmental Permitting and Invasive Plant Management
Location: Green Bay

Melissa Johnson

Contact: Melissa Johnson
Specialty: Pest Survey Specialist, Wisconsin Tribal Conservation Advisory Council
Location: Oneida 

Larry Leitner

Contact: Larry Leitner
Specialty: Natural areas protection and management
Location: West Allis

Matt Wallrath

Contact: Matt Wallrath
Specialty: Education/Outreach and Terrestrial Invasive Species
Location: Madison 

Vince Mosca

Contact: Vince Mosca
Specialty: Environmental regulations, private sector
Location: Lake Geneva

Steve Bertjens

Contact: Steve Bertjens
Specialty: State Biologist
Location: Madison

Future Board Member


Future Board Member


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