With staff and board, David helps build an inspiring vision to create a vibrant and durable Foundation which financially supports Wisconsin’s lands, wildlife and waters. David is responsible for overseeing the administration, programs and impact of the Foundation.
Shari works to ensure NRF’s operational processes are running smoothly. Her main duties include human resources and benefits management, IT administration, endowment administration, assisting with implementing strategies to improve productivity, and building an enjoyable organizational culture.
Membership Director and Data Analyst
John Kraniak has served as membership director of the Foundation since 2006. He maintains the Foundation’s database, develops financial reports and projections, creates MS Access programs and handles membership renewals.
Field Trip Coordinator
Kim supports the Foundation's Field Trip program, plans our domestic and international travel, and helps connect members with the Foundation.
Digital Communications Coordinator
Emma focuses on our social media, blogs, and other forms of storytelling to increase engagement between the Foundation and its supporters.
Director of Field Trip Program
Christine coordinates the many facets of the Foundation’s vibrant Field Trip Program. Passionate about showcasing Wisconsin’s amazing natural treasures, she has organized well over 2,000 Field Trips since joining NRF in 1997.
Conservation Programs Coordinator
Lindsey supports the Foundation’s conservation programs, including administering our grant programs, and coordinating our initiatives and partnerships that benefit Wisconsin’s lands, waters, and wildlife.
Director of Communications
Shelly oversees the Foundation's strategic communications and marketing. She tells our stories of positive impact on the land, broadens awareness of our programs, and creates connections with key audiences.
Director of Philanthropy
Marta connects people with meaningful opportunities to help conserve, protect, and share the beauty of Wisconsin's natural resources.
Director of Conservation Programs
Cait oversees the Natural Resources Foundation’s grant programs and initiatives for conservation and environmental education, working closely with partners across the state to ensure that our Foundation has the most significant impact possible on Wisconsin’s lands, waters, and wildlife through strategic, science-based investments.