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Milwaukee World Festival, Inc. Staff

Don Smiley
President/Chief Executive Officer

Administration & Legal

Frank Nicotera
General Counsel/Chief Administrative Officer
Molly Madonia
Staff Attorney
Kelly Kasprzak
Front Office Manager

Box Office/Ticketing

Nathan Forcey
Director of Ticketing Operations
Andrew Kirk
Box Office Manager

Design & Construction

Bob Gosse
Director of Design & Construction
Jason Stuewe
Architectural Designer
Rob Swenski
Design Coordinator


Bob Babisch
Vice President of Entertainment
Vic Thomas
Associate Entertainment Director
Scott Ziel
Associate Booking Director
Whit Lehnberg
Production/Contracts/Stage Manager

Facility & Event Operations

Rick Snow
Director of Facility & Event Operations
Paul Broskowski
Maintenance & Fleet Supervisor
Jon Fleming
Event Operations Manager
Terri Booker
Henry Green
Maintenance Facility Manager
Lovelle Deloney
Building Maintenance


Sue Landry
Vice President/Chief Financial Officer
Matt Leibham
Jane Zehren
Assistant Controller
Linda Price
Staff Accountant
Chris Congemi
Accounting Assistant

Information Technology

Brad Bertz
UI Architect
Roger Miller
Infrastructure Engineer
Nick Volz
Senior Software Engineer

Food & Beverage

Julie Clemins
Director of Food & Beverage Operations
Cory Congemi
Assistant Director of Food & Beverage Operations

Event Production

Gayelin Littell
Executive Producer
Jenna Smith
Event Manager
Linda Pankau
Marketplace Manager
Michelle Lammers
Volunteer Program Manager / Event Coordinator

Sales & Marketing

Sarah Smith Pancheri
Vice President of Sales & Marketing
Kevin Canady
Director of Corporate and Event Sales
Sara McGuire
Advertising & Marketing Manager
Kellie McGinnis
Social Media & Digital Content Coordinator
Ashley Dye
Event Sales & Sponsorship Coordinator
Matt Cisz
Graphic Designer Manager
Matt Groniger
Director of Corporate Sales & Sponsorship
Todd Melcher
Corporate Sales Manager - Ticketing Programs
Tony Wolosz
Digital Marketing Manager


Bill Wesley
Security Director
Ray Simpson
Security Supervisor
Randal Winters
Security Supervisor
Robert Dames
Security Supervisor