36th Annual Challenger Event

Honoring Chris & John McDermott

Golf.  Dinner.  Auction.


Life Navigators is pleased to announce Chris & John McDermott as our 36th Annual Challenger Honorees.  Chris & John are great friends of Life Navigators and are deeply committed to providing opportunities for all children and adults with disabilities and their families.  Join us as we honor them for their leadership in our community.


Save the Date!

Monday, September 16, 2019
Blue Mound Golf and Country Club
10122 West North Avenue
Wauwatosa, Wisconsin 53226

Register online today.

View our available sponsorship opportunities.

Chris & John are an inspiration! Read their story here.

10:30 am Registration and Lunch
11:45 am Driving Range Closes and Golfers Prepare for Play
12:00 pm Shotgun Start for All Golfers
5:00 pm Silent Auction, Hors d’oeuvres and Cocktails
6:30 pm Dinner (Jacket Required), Program and Auction

Interested in getting involved with this year’s event?
Contact Amanda Stahmann, Marketing & Development Manager,
at 414-774-6255 or amanda@lifenavigators.org.


Thank you to our many sponsors!


Platinum Sponsors
Curt & Sue Culver
Hackbarth Hospitality Group:
Camp Bar & Sound by Design
Chris & John McDermott
Dick & Mary Lou McGuire
Roger & Cindy Schaus

Gold Sponsors
Dave & Carol Anderson
Anick & Associates
The Boerke Company
John & Deana Geers
Godfrey & Kahn
Haskin & Karls
Pat & Cindy Linnan
Mike & Ginny McBride
The Riverwood Wealth Management Group at Morgan Stanley
Quarles & Brady LLP
Werner Electric Supply

Silver Sponsors
Baird and the Voisin Family
Bill & Sandy Haack
Pegasus Partners
Harris Turer and the Milwaukee Admirals Hockey Club
Tom & Anne Wamser

Bronze Sponsors
Tom & Lisa Bolger
Meg & Jim Boyle and Kathy & Kevin Coakley
Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin
Ted & Anne Crandall
Envy Creative
Executive Search Partners
Dave & Camille Kundert
Marquette University High School
Connie and Duane McAllister
Murphy & Prachthauser, S.C.
Park Bank Foundation
Prairie Trust
Sodexo Health Care
United Performing Arts Fund
U.S. Bank Private Wealth Management
John & Vicki Wachniak
Ray & Kelly Wilson
Zilber Property Group

Underwriting Sponsors
The American Deposit Management Co. – Program
Mike & Maggie Butterfield – Past Honoree Flowers
CannedWater4Kids – Water
Creative Graphics – Invitation Printing Services
DentaQuest – Chocolate
Steve & Sue Gryniewicz – Wine
IEWC – Hole-in-One
Lemberg – Golf Cart
Murphy & Prachthauser, S.C. – Save the Date Postcard
My Choice Family Care – Beverage Cart
PepsiCo – Soda
R&B Wagner, Inc. – Beverage Cart & Hospitality Hole
Roger & Cindy Schaus – Voice Auction
Scott & Mary Ellen Stanek and Family – Dinner
David & Paula Strelitz – Reception
Kim & Owen Sullivan – Program
Joyce Ursic – Voice Auction
Wessels & Liebau LLC – Program
Windward Wealth Strategies – Lunch

Hole Sponsors
Black Swan MKE
Entasis Asset Management
Full Circle Construction LLC
Jack & Nancy Henne
Home Inspections Plus
Husch Blackwell
The KELLER Group of Northwestern Mutual Management Co;
Adam S. Keller, CLU, CLTC, AEP
Dr. Craig Larson & Ann Larson Living Trust
Mike & Barb Lauer
Dr. Kevin McGinn Elmbrook Family Dental
The James R. & Mary Jo Mueller Family
R&B Wagner, Inc.
Robertson Ryan & Associates, Inc.
Dr. & Mrs. Salvatore & Kathy Spicuzza
Suburban Asphalt Co., Inc
Jay Yuergens & Joni Anderson-Yuergens

Challenger Gifts
Tom & Lisa Bolger
The Dickman Company, Inc.
Tom & Mary Gavinski
John & Norma Herbers
Greater Milwaukee Foundation’s Judith A. Keyes Family Fund
Bob & Patty Long
Dick & Sue Pieper
Mike & Nancy Steffes
John & Denise Wright

Silent Auction Donors