Kick Up Your Heels for Volunteers!

 A good time was had by all of the attendees in Appleton.  (To see the full picture, click on the thumbnail.)

Networking with friends from all over Wisconsin.

Columbus Community Hospital

Columbus Community Hospital

Representatives of Volunteers of Columbus Community Hospital enjoying convention.

Past Presidents

Past Presidents

Bonnie Olson, Ann Bergmann, Sue Lynch and Mark Schaefer had time together.

Registration Volunteers

Registration Volunteers

Attendees

Attendees

2017 Convention Chair John Tully

2017 Convention Chair John Tully

Jude Bolterman, Shell Lake

Jude Bolterman, Shell Lake

Pat Freeders and Sheree Schaefer

Pat Freeders and Sheree Schaefer

Attendees

Attendees

Attendees

Attendees

Attendees

Attendees

President Bonnie Olson

President Bonnie Olson

Cindy Hermel, Public Policy Chair

Cindy Hermel, Public Policy Chair

The Schaefers

The Schaefers

Mark, Former Partners of WHA President, and Sheree, 2018 Convention Chair and North Central District Chair

Attendees

Attendees

Hazel Cornell and President-Elect Mary Licht

Attendees

Attendees

Attendee

Attendee

Attendees

Attendees

Attendees

Attendees

Attendees

Attendees

Attendees

Attendees

President-Elect Mary Licht and Keith

President-Elect Mary Licht and Keith

Maria Runde dressed for success!

Maria Runde dressed for success!

Crossing Rivers CEO Bill Sexton

Crossing Rivers CEO Bill Sexton

Attendees

Attendees

Strategic Planning Chair Dorothy Revnew and Former Southeastern District Chair Sharon Scott.

Attendees

Attendees

Mayo-Franciscan attendees including Rose Raska, Convention Chair, Sue Lynch, Past President, and others.

WAVE Awards head table

WAVE Awards head table

Attendees

Attendees

President Bonnie Olson

President Bonnie Olson

KG and the Ranger entertained!

KG and the Ranger entertained!

Attendees

Attendees

President Bonnie Olson and Display Chair Maria Runde

Attendees

Attendees

Boots Pomplun, Waupun Memorial Auxiliary, and Kay Lyndahl, Newsletter Editor

Attendees

Attendees

2017 Convention Chair John Tully and 2017 Vendor Chair Gail Tully

Jennifer Frank, Partners Liaison

Jennifer Frank, Partners Liaison

Vice President, Education and Marketing, Wisconsin Hospital Association

Attendees

Attendees

Crossing Rivers CEO Bill Sexton and Display Chair Maria Runde

Attendees

Attendees

2017 Convention Chair John Tully, West Central District Chair Jackie Hillman and DVS Micky Baricklow enjoy the swings.

Attendees

Attendees

John Fish and Former Partners President Mark Schaefer

June Wiechman and Sue Boerschinger

June Wiechman and Sue Boerschinger

Mercy Medical Center, Oshkosh

Hearing from our hospital leadership with our CEO Panel.

CEO Panel Presentation

CEO Panel Presentation

Eric Borgerding, Moderator

Eric Borgerding, Moderator

CEO, Wisconsin Hospital Association

Steve Little

Steve Little

President & CEO, Agnesian Healthcare, Fond du Lac, Ripon and Waupun

Bill Sexton

Bill Sexton

CEO, Crossing Rivers Health, Prairie Du Chien

Jeremy Normington-Slay

Jeremy Normington-Slay

President and Chief Administrative Officer, Mercy Medical Center, Oshkosh

Therese Pandl

Therese Pandl

President & CEO, HSHS Eastern Division, Green Bay

Attendees listening attentively

Attendees listening attentively

CEO Panel

CEO Panel

CEO Panel Participants

CEO Panel Participants

Wisconsin Hospital Association CEO Eric Borgerding served as moderator for the event.

Awards were given!

Honor Point Winners - Western

Honor Point Winners - Western

Western District Representatives receiving Honor Points Awards.

Honor Point Winners - Lakes

Honor Point Winners - Lakes

Lakes District Representatives receiving Honor Points Awards.

Honor Points Winners - North Central

Honor Points Winners - North Central

North Central District Representatives receiving Honor Points Awards.

Honor Point Winners - Northwestern

Honor Point Winners - Northwestern

Northwestern District Representatives receiving Honor Points Awards.

Honor Point Winners - Southeastern

Honor Point Winners - Southeastern

Southeastern District Representatives receiving Honor Points Awards.

Honor Point Winners - Southern

Honor Point Winners - Southern

Southern District Representatives receiving Honor Points Awards.

Honor Point Winners - West Central

Honor Point Winners - West Central

West Central District Representatives receiving Honor Points Awards.

District Chair Award

District Chair Award

Hospital Display Award Winners

Hospital Display Award Winners

Sylvia Emerson WAVE Chair

Sylvia Emerson WAVE Chair

WAVE Plaque

WAVE Plaque

WAVE Award - Fundraising

WAVE Award - Fundraising

Community Memorial Menomonee Falls accepting the WAVE Award for their Weekly Cookie Sale.

Community Memorial Group

Community Memorial Group

WAVE Award - Community Outreach

WAVE Award - Community Outreach

HSHS St. Joseph's Chippewa Falls accepting the WAVE Award for their Community Garden project.

HSHS St. Joseph's Group

HSHS St. Joseph's Group

WAVE Award - In-Service Program

WAVE Award - In-Service Program

St. Mary's Madison accepting the WAVE Award for "Nobody Dies Alone".

St. Mary's Group

St. Mary's Group

WAVE Award - Community Service

WAVE Award - Community Service

St. Croix Falls accepting the WAVE Award for their Little Free Library Program.

St. Croix Falls (2)

St. Croix Falls (2)

Best of the Best Plaque

Best of the Best Plaque

Ned Wolf, Lakeview Medical Center

Ned Wolf, Lakeview Medical Center

Best of the Best Award

Best of the Best Award

Best of the Best Chair Barb Jamerson presenting the Best of the Best Award to Ned Wolf, Lakeview Medical Center.

Presentation Best of the Best

Presentation Best of the Best

President Bonnie Olson, Best of the Best Chair Barb Jamerson, Best of the Best Recipient Ned Wolf.

Lakeview Members

Lakeview Members

Many individuals from Lakeview Medical Center were present to celebrate their CEO, Ned Wolf, recipient of the Best of the Best Award.

Learning new ways to help our communities be healthy.

Dr. Todd Mahr

Dr. Todd Mahr

Dr. Mahr taught us about Asthma and Allergies, especially in children.

Organization Displays

Organization Displays

Mercy Medical Center, Oshkosh

Organization Displays

Organization Displays

Organization Displays

Organization Displays

Organization Displays

Organization Displays

Organization Displays

Organization Displays

Organization Displays

Organization Displays

Organization Displays

Organization Displays

Organization Displays

Organization Displays

Keynote Speaker Kim Hodous

Keynote Speaker Kim Hodous

Keynote Speaker Kim Hodous

Keynote Speaker Kim Hodous

Setting goals.

Keynote Speaker Kim Hodous

Keynote Speaker Kim Hodous

The power of seeing where you are going.

Keynote Speaker Kim Hodous

Keynote Speaker Kim Hodous

Practicing.

Keynote Speaker Kim Hodous

Keynote Speaker Kim Hodous

Ways to add fun to your day.

Keynote Speaker Kim Hodous

Keynote Speaker Kim Hodous

Adding fun to your day.

Keynote Speaker Kim Hodous

Keynote Speaker Kim Hodous

Adding fun to your day.

Keynote Speaker Kim Hodous

Keynote Speaker Kim Hodous

More ways to add fun to your day.

Keynote Speaker Kim Hodous

Keynote Speaker Kim Hodous

Positive Messages to ourselves build strength and health.

Workshops!

Workshops!

Keynote Speaker Kim Hodous

Keynote Speaker Kim Hodous

Workshops

Workshops

Preventing falls.

Workshop participants

Workshop participants

Workshops

Workshops

Forming culture in volunteer groups.

Workshop attendees

Workshop attendees

Workshop Presenter Jenny Boese

Workshop Presenter Jenny Boese

Vice President, Federal Affairs and Advocacy, Wisconsin Hospital Association

Kick Up Your Heels!

Kick Up Your Heels!

Hearing from our volunteer leaders and doing business.

Convention Chair

Convention Chair

Convention Chair Rose Raska welcomes everyone to convention!

President Bonnie Olson

President Bonnie Olson

Board Members

Board Members

Past-President Sue Lynch, CHE Sherry Jelic, PPE Cindy Hermel, Strategic Planning Dorothy Revnew, President-Elect Mary Licht, Secretary Jan Molaska, and Parliamentarian Janet Rubenzer-Pike.

Treasurer Peg Larson

Treasurer Peg Larson

WHA liaison Jennifer Frank

WHA liaison Jennifer Frank

President-Elect Mary Licht

President-Elect Mary Licht

Community Health Education Chair

Community Health Education Chair

Sherry Jelic

Public Policy Education Chair

Public Policy Education Chair

Cindy Hermel

Strategic Planning Chair

Strategic Planning Chair

Dorothy Revnew

Best of the Best Chair

Best of the Best Chair

Barb Jamerson

WAVE Chair

WAVE Chair

Sylvia Emerson

Newsletter Editor

Newsletter Editor

Kay Lyndahl

Convention Chair

Convention Chair

Rose Raska shows her report.

Nominating Committee Chair

Nominating Committee Chair

Sue Lynch, Past President

Delegates

Delegates

The attendees listened attentively during the business meeting.

Voting!

Voting!

Past President Sue Lynch, Community Health Education Chair Sherry Jelic, and Public Policy Chair Cindy Hermel cast their votes.

Business Meeting

Business Meeting

Newly elected slate 2017-2018

Newly elected slate 2017-2018

Officers elected for 2017 - 2018 are President-Elect Jan Molaska, President Mary Licht, Treasurer Peg Larson, and Secretary Rose Raska.

Installation of Officers 2017-2018

Installation of Officers 2017-2018

Officers installed for 2017 - 2018 are Treasurer Peg Larson, Secretary Rose Raska, President-Elect Jan Molaska, and President Mary Licht.

Thank you, Bonnie!

Thank you, Bonnie!

Incoming President Mary Licht gives Outgoing President Bonnie Olson a gift of appreciation.

Partners of WHA Board Meeting

Partners of WHA Board Meeting

Convention Wrap-Up

Convention Wrap-Up

The 2016 and 2017 Convention Committees met after convention to look ahead to next year!

Convention Committee Wrap Up

Convention Committee Wrap Up

Great fun with our Vendors, Silent Auction and Raffle.

50/50 Sellers

50/50 Sellers

Bonnie Olson, 50/50 Purchaser

Bonnie Olson, 50/50 Purchaser

50/50 Drawing

50/50 Drawing

50/50 Winner!

50/50 Winner!

50/50 Sellers with the Sheriff

50/50 Sellers with the Sheriff

Well dressed CEO Bill Sexton joined the 50/50 Sellers from Crossing Rivers Health.

Wine Raffle

Wine Raffle

Wine Raffle Prize Basket

Wine Raffle Prize Basket

Wine Raffle Table

Wine Raffle Table

Vendor

Vendor

Silent Auction Items

Silent Auction Items

Silent Auction Items

Silent Auction Items

Silent Auction Item

Silent Auction Item

Silent Auction Item

Silent Auction Item

Silent Auction Items

Silent Auction Items

Winners! Silent Auction

Winners! Silent Auction

Winners! Silent Auction

Winners! Silent Auction

Mary Lou and Gayle, Raffle

Mary Lou and Gayle, Raffle

Raffle Baskets from Districts

Raffle Baskets from Districts

Awarding Raffle Prizes

Awarding Raffle Prizes

A sack of raffle tickets!

A sack of raffle tickets!

Gayle and her raffle ticket sack!

Gayle and her raffle ticket sack!

Contact Us!

Web Coordinator,:  Patricia Franks          pfranks1974@gmail.com

President:              Jan  Molaska             jmolaska@gmail.com