Friends of LacLawrann
The Friends of Lac Lawrann Conservancy is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to connecting people with nature. Through our educational programs, fundraising events, and community partnerships, we work to ensure that Lac Lawrann remains a special place for everyone to experience, learn, and care for nature.
Welcome to the Friends of Lac Lawrann Conservancy, a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting and promoting the conservation of this unique natural space. Our mission is to connect people with nature by providing educational programs, inspiring environmental protection, and partnering with the City of West Bend’s Parks, Recreation & Forestry Department and other organizations.
Since our founding in 1994, we have been committed to preserving the 137-acre Lac Lawrann Conservancy and its diverse ecosystem, including wetlands, prairies, and forests. We believe that connecting with nature is essential to our well-being, and our educational programs and special events aim to foster that connection for people of all ages and backgrounds. Please explore our website to learn more about our organization and the many ways you can get involved in our efforts to protect and enhance this beautiful natural space.
Scott Stier, Building and Grounds Chair
Sally Mueller, Educational Programs Chair
Eric Damkot, Tech Committee Chair
Board of Directors
Paul De Chant, President
Holly Schneider, Vice President, Membership and Marketing
Lisa Sanborn, Treasurer
Amanda Follett, Secretary
Scott Thomas, Luminary Walk Committee
West Bend Parks, Recreation & Forestry Department Advisors
Courtney Cox-Poulsen, Conservation Supervisor
Mike Jentsch, West Bend PRF Director
Jay Shambeau, City Administrator
Schloemer Law Firm, S.C.