First 5 Fox Valley, a dedicated backbone organization committed to fostering the healthy development of young children in the Fox Valley area, is delighted to introduce the exceptional individuals who make up its esteemed 2024 Board of Directors.

As a backbone organization, First 5 Fox Valley operates with a streamlined administrative structure, placing great emphasis on the guidance and expertise provided by its Board members. The 2024 Board of Directors is a dynamic and diverse group comprising 13 accomplished professionals with extensive backgrounds in various fields, including public health, law, early childhood, social services, business, and finance.

Our 2024 Board of Directors includes:

  • President Allison Laverty-Montag, Winnebago County Public Health – WIC Specialist
  • Vice President Cindy Brylski-Breit, Outagamie County Public Health
  • Secretary Nancy Jones, Stronger Together Advocacy Organization
  • Treasurer Oliver Zornow, Building for Kids – Executive Director
  • Past President Wendy Hein, VPI Outagamie & Winnebago Birth to 3 – Director
  • Director Mary Parson, Retired LEAVEN Executive Director
  • Director Tara Beaton, Calumet County Birth-to-Three – Director
  • Director Diane Penzenstadler, 44°North Advertising & Design – President/Owner
  • Director Angela Stueck, Family Services of NEW – Vice President
  • Director Chuck Sepers, City of Appleton – Public Health Officer
  • Director Andy Price, Reinhart Law Milwaukee – Attorney
  • Director Sarah Peotter, CPA and Divisional Controller of Industrial Equipment Division and Automation at Miller Electric
  • Director Jamie Boucher, Designer for Global Brand Experience at Plexus