Directors' Statements

Directors' Statements

Patty Duffey

Patty Duffey

How long have you served on the Foundation Board:
7 years

Why do you think it is important to give back to UW-Whitewater?
The University can prepare students for the real world, but we alumni are the real world. We're an integrated part and help complete a student's education by remaining involved.

What is the best part of working with the UW-Whitewater Foundation Board?
Knowing that you're leaving a legacy that will truly help someone who is just like you were that many years ago. It's a responsibility you take seriously because if you don't help, who will?

Don Hughes

Don Hughes

How long have you served on the Foundation Board:
7 years

Why do you think it is important to give back to UW-Whitewater?
So that future students will continue to get the best value for their education spending in an environment that is modern and up-to-date. State funding covers only a small percentage of funding to the university so private funding is critical to the future success.

What is the best part of working with the UW-Whitewater Foundation Board?
Knowing that we are helping to keep UW-Whitewater a great place to get a great education at a great value.

Mary Severson

Mary Severson

How long have you served on the Foundation Board:
1 year

Why do you think it is important to give back to UW-Whitewater?
I feel it's important to support UW-Whitewater so that future students can receive the education and preparation to pursue their career goals and help others. Then, hopefully, they will give back to UW-Whitewater as well.

What is the best part of working with UW-Whitewater Foundation Board?
The 'best' is yet to come!

Scott Wrobbel

Scott Wrobbel

Managing partner, Deloitte in Milwaukee
How long have you served on the Foundation Board:
13 years

Why do you think it is important to give back to UW-Whitewater?
The University has always provided me with fond memories and friendships. In addition, it helped shape my professional career and continues to be an outstanding source of talent for the organization that I lead.

What is the best part of working with UW-Whitewater Foundation Board?
The ability to help guide all of the positive momentum that is taking place at UW-Whitewater. The Foundation actions taken now will benefit future generations of UW-Whitewater students. For instance, I can already see the favorable impact that UW-Whitewater has provided to my daughter, nephew and friends.

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