Nine Questions with Thomas Miller, CEO of Metal Forms Corporation

What do you make at Metal Forms Corporation (MFC)? We manufacture steel forms and other products that are used in infrastructure and construction projects such as roads, bridges, barriers—even wheelbarrows. When MFC began in 1909, the original product line included vertical and circular forms for tanks and silos. Between 1910 and 1913, construction of concrete …


9 Questions with Ylonda D. Glover, Director of Operations at Riverworks

Where were you born? I was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and the youngest of ten children. Where did you grow-up? I grew up in the Sherman Park area and graduated from Milwaukee Washington High School. What was your favorite subject in school? My favorite subject in school was math. Did you professionally train to do …


8 Questions with Darlene Russell, Senior Program Officer at the Greater Milwaukee Foundation

What was your favorite subject in school? I had two favorite subjects in schools. I loved art and reading.  I remember sitting down with paper, pencils and paint and creating what I considered beautiful works of art. I would draw unique shapes and objects with bold colors. Often sharing my art as gifts with my …


9 Questions with
Wendy Baumann, President/CVO of WWBIC (Wisconsin Women’s Business Initiative Corporation)

Did you have any favorite pets growing up? I actually LOVE animals so growing up we did have a dog, cat, turtle and frogs at different times. Is your work connected to, or similar to any family members’ profession? YES in two ways…my father owned many businesses from Old Time General Stores to Tea Rooms, …


9 Questions with:
Andre Saint Louis, Executive Supervisor at Flux Design

Where were you born? In Polson, Montana, near the South end of Flathead Lake and the Flathead Reservation. My dad recently moved back there after he retired. It’s my favorite place to visit. What was your favorite subject in school? Ever since I was a little kid, I’ve loved drawing and painting. In kindergarten, I …