Northwest Chapter

American Red Cross Northwest Wisconsin Chapter serves communities across: Bayfield, Ashland, Burnett, Washburn, Sawyer, Polk, Barron, Rusk, St. Croix, Dunn, Chippewa, Pierce, Pepin, Eau Claire, Buffalo, Trempealeau and Jackson counties.
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3728 Spooner Avenue
Altoona, WI 54720
Phone: (877) 618-6628

Blood Donation Location
3485 East Hamilton Avenue
Eau Claire, WI 54701
Please call 1-800- RED-CROSS to schedule a blood donation


Kyle Kriegl: Chapter Executive

Kyle Kriegl: Chapter Executive

Kyle has been with the Red Cross for more than eighteen years. In that time he has been a program director for disaster, health and safety plus led three different Wisconsin chapters. He also worked for the American National Red Cross as a Solutions Manager for nearly five years. Kyle and his family reside in Eau Claire.

Board of Directors

David Nelson, Board Chair - Retired Sacred Heart Hospital, Eau Claire, CFO

Gary Brecka, Co-Vice Chair - Eau Claire Energy Cooperative, Eau Claire, COA

Mary Newman, Co-Vice Chair - Marshfield Clinic, Eau Claire, Department Manager

Chuck Daly, Board Secretary - TTM Technologies, Chippewa Falls, Safety Manager

Judy Balcitis - HSHS Sacred Heart & St. Joseph’s Hospitals, Eau Claire, Chief Nursing Officer

Lora Benrud - Westconsin Credit Union, Menomonie, CEO

Michele Eberle - Mayo Clinic Health System – Northland & Chippewa Valley, Assistant VP

Brad Garber M.D. - Mayo Clinic Health System, Osseo, MD

Jack Halbleib - Fall Creek Valley Care Center, Administrator/Owner

Denise Ives - Group Health Cooperative of Eau Claire, Altoona, IT Director

Jerilyn Jacobs - Weld Riley Law offices, Eau Claire, Attorney

Jessica Leinon - Global Finishing Solutions, Osseo, Marketing Coordinator/Marketing

John Modl - Retired Altoona Police Sargent, Altoona

Kristin Schmidt - M3 Insurance, Eau Claire, Account Executive

Nehomah Thundercloud - Ho Chunk Nation, Black River Falls, School Community Representative

Liz Wolf Green - Xcel Energy, Eau Claire, Communications

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