Boys & Girls Clubs of Wisconsin Leadership

Executive Director Andy Gussert leads the Boys & Girls Clubs of Wisconsin. Contact Andy for information about giving donations or large gifts to the Boys & Girls Clubs. 


About Andy Gussert

Executive Director

(608) 213-8585


Andy has served at the top levels of government and non-profit organizations for more than two decades, including work as director of a statewide youth alliance, national head of a trade coalition, state president of an education association, and executive director of a government research bureau. He has worked for five legislative leaders over 25 years, including time served under domes in Washington DC, Saint Paul, and Madison. 

Andy is a first generation college student and has worked in youth leadership training with the Wisconsin Association of Student Councils (WASC), as an instructor at Madison College, as a government intern instructor with the University of Wisconsin, and as a board member at Vera Court Community Center.

Executive Committee

Governed by our executive committee, the Boys & Girls Clubs of Wisconsin is a nonprofit organization formed to organize a collective body of clubs into a single force of leverage and influence, and secure state and private funding to make a real impact. The executive committee is largely elected by and from the 30 CEOs who run Wisconsin Clubs.


President (2018-2020)
Dan Hebel, Boys & Girls Club of Fond du Lac

Vice President (2018-2020)
Karen DeSanto, Boys & Girls Club of West-Central Wisconsin

Northern WI Region
Deanna Aubart, Boys & Girls Club of Barron County (Rice Lake)

Central WI Region
Brian Stezenski-Williams, Boys & Girls Club of the Wausau Area

Northeast WI Region
Julie Davis, Boys & Girls Club of Door County

West WI Region
Sara Antonson, Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Chippewa Valley (Eau Claire)

Southeast WI Region
Robert O’Hara, Boys & Girls Club of Sheboygan County (Sheboygan)

Standing Madison Seat

Rod Mitchell, Boys & Girls Club of Dane County

Standing Small Club Rep
Angel Zimmerman, Boys & Girls Club of Langlade County (Antigo)

Native Club Rep
Kristi Broeniman, Mashkisibi Boys & Girls Club (Bad River)

Standing Milwaukee Seat
Vincent Lyles, President of Boys & Girls Clubs of Milwaukee

BGCA - Active DOD
Alan Brostoff, Director of Organizational Development Midwest Region

BGCA Rep – Gov. Relations
Matt Wautros, Director Government Relations Midwest Region

Program Committee President
Karissa Schneider, Boys & Girls Club of Fond Du Lac

Past President
John Benberg, Boys & Girls Club of Greater Green Bay