Foundation Operations | COVID-19
Until further notice, our team will be working from home and our office location will be closed due to the COVID-19 outbreak, in accordance with state directives.
We are available during normal business hours by email or phone, please don’t hesitate to reach out!
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 the impact of the Foundation.
Member Philanthropy Officer
Lauren supports the Foundation’s development efforts by contributing to donor communications and by connecting personally with our members across the state.
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.
Kim supports the Foundation's Field Trip program, plans our domestic and international travel, manages Foundation events, and helps connect members with the Foundation.
This position coordinates activities for the Great Wisconsin Birdathon, an annual fundraiser that raises nearly $100,000 each year for the highest priority needs for Wisconsin’s birds.
Emily supports the Foundation by providing day-to-day office management and support to staff and the board of directors.
Field Trip Director
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.
Director of Conservation Programs
Cait oversees the Foundation’s grant programs and initiatives for conservation and environmental education, ensuring that our investments are science-based, strategic, and impactful. Cait’s work encompasses conservation science and planning, partnership development and capacity building.
Director of Philanthropy
Camille leads the Foundation’s development efforts and helps raise support for Wisconsin’s priority conservation needs through annual, endowed, and planned giving.