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 …


Bridney Chappel, Community Arts and Culture Engagement Coordinator

Bridney Chappel, the Community Arts and Culture Engagement Coordinator for Riverworks Development Corporation by way of the Kresge Foundation, is excited to be on board with the Beerline Trail Development Project and a new member of the Riverworks Development Corporation staff. Bridney has been with RDC since March 2015 and during her short time here, …