Karin SwansonMarketing & Communications Associate Manager
"I fell in love with Madison's lakes as a varsity rower with the University of Wisconsin, and that feeling never went away."
Miah GatzkeEvent & Marketing Coordinator
"Our lakes provide opportunities for meaningful community engagement, service, and connection."
Dea Larsen ConverseCommunity & Watershed Resources Manager
“I believe in our mission of bringing people together for the lakes. If we can come together as a community, we can make the lakes a favorite Madison destination again.”
Joanna BurishDevelopment Executive (Consultant)
“The lakes are the crown jewel that makes Madison as charming as it is.”
Issis MaciasWatershed Engagement Senior Manager
"Water, water everywhere! We moved to Madison to enjoy its beautiful lakes."
Luke HustonGraphic Designer
"In all of my travels, our lakes have made me feel most at home."
Becky MitchellAnnual Giving & Administration Senior Manager
"I have a great appreciation for our water resources and the life it brings – every drop counts!"
Paul DearloveWatershed Initiatives Senior Director
“I feel lucky to be around so much water and all the opportunity that comes with it."
Adam SoderstenMarketing & Communications Director
“All four lakes make our city special and I’m constantly reminded of their beauty by friends and out-of-town guests.”
James TyeExecutive Director
“I love it that our communities are built around the lakes, not just physically, but culturally as well.”