Board of Directors


The Wisconsin Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention Board is governed by ten public members appointed by the Governor and ten state government officials including the Governor, Attorney General, State Superintendent of Public Instruction, the Secretaries from the Department of Children and Families, Department of Health Services, Department of Corrections, two state senators and two state assembly representatives appointed by the majority and minority leaders.  


  • Jeanne Ayers, Administrator, Department of Health Services, Division of Public Health     
  • Representative Joan Ballweg, Wisconsin State Assembly 
  • Paula Breese, Executive Director, Family & Childcare Resources of N.E.W.  
  • Bernice Day, Retired, Former Legal Secretary, Department of Justice
  • Katie Domina, Policy Advisor, Office of the Governor
  • Julie Incitti, School Social Work Consultant, Department of Public Instruction
  • Senator André Jacque, Wisconsin State Senate
  • Molly Jasmer,  Attorney, Grady, Hayes & Neary, LLC
  • Senator LaTonya Johnson, Wisconsin State Senate
  • Dr. Jennifer Kleven, Pediatrician, Gundersen Health Systems
  • Joe Luginbill, President/CEO, Luginbill Children's Foundation
  • Michael McHorney, Executive Director, Children's Museum of Eau Claire
  • Danielle Melfi, Assistant Secretary, Department of Children and Families
  • Chrissy Preston, Director, Office of Victim Services & Programs, Department of Corrections 
  • Hon. Mary Triggiano, Milwaukee County Circuit Court Judge
  • Vicki Tylka, Director, Marathon County Social Services
  • Michelle Viste, Executive Director, Office of Crime Victim Services, Department of Justice