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Board member since 1993. Lives in the village of Pigeon Falls with wife, Peggy. They have one adult daughter, Katie. George’s interests include working outdoors, politics and working with people.
Board member since 2012. Kristen resides in the Town of Pigeon with her husband Nick and their two sons Michael and Kevin. She is the Accounting Manager for Tri-County Communications Coop.
Dan is a graduate of WHS class of 1986. Currently a Project Manager for Badger Mining Corporation. Dan & his wife Brenda, also a WHS Alumni, raised (2) graduates of WHS, Chelsea class of 2009 & Nick class of 2011. Dan & Brenda reside in the Town of Hale. Interests include, hunting, golfing & motorcycling.
Board Member since 2014. Graduate of WHS class of 1992. Jason and his wife Melissa, have two daughters, Kaitlyn and Karli. They reside in the City of Whitehall, where they own and operate the Hansen Insurance Agency and Holtan’s Jewelry and Gifts. Jason enjoys hunting, fishing, and golfing.
Leah A.W. Johnson
Board member since 1995. Graduate of WHS, class of 1982. Currently a faculty member of WTC, LaCrosse, in the Associate Degree Nursing Program. Leah is married to Mark A. Johnson, has two children, Trey and Tess and reside in the City of Whitehall. Interests include: community, yard work/flowers, 4-wheeling, hiking, treasure-hunting, golf/fishing/camping and technology in the classroom.
Board member since 2013. Graduate of WHS class of 1982. Employed by USDA Farm Service Agency in Black River Falls/Whitehall. Julie and her husband Les have two children, Bryce and Katie. They reside in the Town of Curran in Jackson County. Interests include gardening, reading, and crafting/sewing.
Board member since 2012. Graduate of WHS class of 1985. Employed by Western Wisconsin Cares. Byron and his wife Rachel have three children, Mitchell, Gabrielle, and Lauren. They reside in the Town of Lincoln. Byron’s interests include gardening/yard work, camping, fishing, hunting, reading, and playing guitar.