James Tye

Executive Director

“I love it that our communities are built around the lakes, not just physically, but culturally as well.”

Adam Sodersten

Marketing & Communications Director

“All four lakes make our city special and I’m constantly reminded of their beauty by friends and out-of-town guests.”

Paul Dearlove

Deputy Director

“I feel lucky to be around so much water and all the opportunity that comes with it."

Becky Mitchell

Annual Giving & Administration Senior Manager

"I have a great appreciation for our water resources and the life it brings – every drop counts!"

Karin Swanson

Marketing & 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."