36th Annual Challenger Event

Honoring Chris & John McDermott

 

A Record Year!  Thank you for raising $375,000
for children and adults with disabilities.

 

Life Navigators is pleased to have celebrated 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.

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

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

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
Quarles & Brady LLP
The Riverwood Wealth Management Group at Morgan Stanley
Harris & Pam Turer
Werner Electric Supply

Silver Sponsors
Baird and the Voisin Family
Clarios
Bill & Sandy Haack
MGIC
Pegasus Partners
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
Scott & Linda Haag
Dave & Camille Kundert
Marquette University High School and Divine Savior Holy Angels High School
Duane & Connie McAllister
MSI General Corporation
Murphy & Prachthauser, S.C.
Park Bank Foundation
Dick & Sue Pieper
Prairie Trust
Sodexo Health Care
United Performing Arts Fund
U.S. Bank Private Wealth Management
John & Vicki Wachniak
Ray & Kelly Wilson
Wipfli LLP
Zilber Property Group

Voice Auction Sponsors
Bill & Priscilla Boelter
The Culver Family
Paul & Natalia Hackbarth
John Henne
Marcus Hotels & Resorts
Mike & Ginny McBride
Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra
Roger & Cindy Schaus
Harris Turer
Joyce Ursic
Robin Yount

Underwriting Sponsors
The American Deposit Management Co. – Program
Beer Capitol Distributing – Beer
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
Sound by Design – Sound, Lighting & Technology
Scott & Mary Ellen Stanek and Family – Dinner
David & Paula Strelitz – Reception
Kim & Owen Sullivan – Program
Joyce Ursic – Voice Auction
Wessels & Liebau LLC – Program

Hole Sponsors
Black Swan MKE
Brennan Insurance
Entasis Asset Management
Fastenal
Full Circle Construction LLC
Gustave A. Larson Company
Haven Interiors Ltd.
Jack & Nancy Henne
Karl Holtermann Designer + Builder LLC
Home Inspections Plus, LLC
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
Nancy Maloney
Marcus Investments
Dr. Kevin McGinn Elmbrook Family Dental
The James R. & Mary Jo Mueller Family
Peter & Julia Murphy
R&B Wagner, Inc.
Robertson Ryan & Associates, Inc.
Dr. & Mrs. Salvatore & Kathy Spicuzza
Suburban Asphalt Co., Inc
Jay Yuergens & Joni Anderson-Yuergens

Challenger Gifts
Gustavo Alcantara & Adriana Ramirez
Bill & Candy Anderson
Mike Anthony
Scott Arbit
Robin Baker
Mike & Ellen Bartel
Mark & Gale Bisbach
Brian & Gabby Blake
Greg & Jessica Block
Dave & Suzy Boerke
Tom & Lisa Bolger
Jim & Meg Boyle
Brad & Glenna Brin
Kelly Brown
Robert & Mary Clare Brueggeman
Wendy Burke
Terry Buss
Mike & Maggie Butterfield
Terry Cahill
Zach & Kate Campana
Mike Chybowski & Judy Budny
Kevin & Kathy Coakley
Tom & Maripat Dalum
The Dickman Company, Inc.
Tom Duffey
John Dunfee
John & Nancy Dwyer
Pete Engel
Steve & Kelly Eschner
Dave & Therese Fennelly
Mike Fordney & Beth Healy
Darryll & Melanie Fortune
Ben & Jenny Freeland
Kevin & Sheila Frisinger
Torie & Tiara Gamez
Tom & Mary Gavinski
Joseph & Dina Goode
Randy & Terry Groleau
Bill & Sandy Haack
Matt Haas
Paul & Natalia Hackbarth
Anthony & Joan Handzlik
Jim & Marge Hartwig
Larry & Holly Haskin
Heckel Tool & Mfg. Corp.
John & Norma Herbers
Dianna Higgins
Don & Jackie Hinkle
Mark & Janet Hogan
Patrick Horne
Frank & Linda Horning
Tom Irgens & Christine Culver
Bill & Mary Pat Jacoby
Dan Kaminski
Adam & Elizabeth Keller
Greater Milwaukee Foundation’s Judith A. Keyes Family Fund
Richard & Tracey Klein
Katie Konieczny
Denison & Kim Kummrow
Andrew & Christine Lampereur
Patrick Landry
Brian & Sue Lanser
Charlie & Stephanie Larson
Bob & Patty Long
Jim & Teri McArdle
Mike & Ginny McBride
John & Cathy McCarthy
James McDermott
Jack & Ally McDermott
Joe & Sara McDermott
Betty McDermott
Chris & John McDermott
Rick McDermott & Rob Willard
Kathy McGinn
Rod & Cynthia Michael
Jim & Mary Jo Mueller
Bruce & Joyce Myers
John & Ginny Myszewski
Karen Nelson
Todd & Mary Nichol
Peggy Oldam
Jim & Betsy Olson
Bob & Bonnie Penegor
John & Jill Peterson
Jim Phillips
Dick & Sue Pieper
Warren & Ann Pierson
Larry & Kathy Pierzchalski
Tim & Brenda Ploetz
Don & Joan Prachthauser
The James and Kristine Rappe Family Charity Fund
Rod & Jodi Rinzel
Kevin Riordan
Jesus & Jennifer Sanchez
Roger & Cindy Schaus
Victor & Jayna Schultz
Jeff Serak
Dan & Lynn Shannon
Molly Shea
Derek Smith
Tim & Nancy Speaker
Dr. & Mrs. Salvatore & Kathy Spicuzza
John & Mary Splude
Amanda Stahmann
Matt & Kristen Stamborski
Peter & Erin Stanek
Scott & Mary Ellen Stanek
Mike & Nancy Steffes
John & Jo Ellen Stollenwerk
Dave & Paula Strelitz
Mike & Mary Jo Stroh
Julie Takton
Kitty Tierney
Eric & Deanna Tillisch
Jeff & Lisa Voisin
Paul & Jennie Votto
Mike & Natalie Votto
John & Vicki Wachniak
Bill Wandsnider
Will & April Welch
Bill Wernecke, Jr.
Dave & Edie Werner
Werner & Associates
Suzanne White
Craig Wiedemeier
Don & Kate Wilson
Ray & Kelly Wilson
Kerry Wolfe & Rachel Houselander
John & Denise Wright
Mark & Sandy Wyss
Stephanie Ziemke
Roger & Donna Zientek

Silent Auction Donors

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