WPCVB Board of Directors

The Board of Directors of the Waukesha Pewaukee Convention and Visitor Bureau (WPCVB) is responsible for the development and implementation of the strategic vision of the organization on behalf of the local tourism industry. Board seats are staggered for one to three-year terms.

Randy Grippe – President 
Hotel/Restaurant Management Instructor
Waukesha County Technical College

Teri Adlam – President Elect
Exposition Center Manager
Waukesha County Exposition Center

Katie Kalcich – Secretary
Chief Operating Executive
Heart of American Restaurants & Inns

Bob Kabitzke – Treasurer
Financial Advisor
Scrima, Kabitzke & Co., S.C.

Lori Fabian – Past President
Legal Advisor
Hippenmeyer, Reilly & Blum, S.C.

Dave Accola
Assistant General Manager
Milwaukee Marriott West

Todd Garvens
Director of Business Development
Zilli Hospitality Group

Alderman Aaron Perry
Alderman Appointee
Waukesha Common Council

Nick Reistad
Raised Grain Brewery

Cristina Tofte
Tofte’s Table

Jesse Wilder
General Manager
The Ingleside Hotel


Waukesha Pewaukee Convention and Visitor Bureau (WPCVB) employs four full-time employees along with the support of several volunteers. The bureau is funded primarily through room tax dollars collected in the City of Waukesha and the City of Pewaukee.

Deana Heinisch
Group Sales Manager

Visitor Services

Susan Schoultz
Marketing Manager

Tammy Tritz
Executive Director