American Red Cross
2600 West Wisconsin Avenue
Milwaukee, WI, 53233
Blood Donation location
American Red Cross
2220 Silvernail Road
Pewaukee, WI 53072
Phone: 414-342-8680, or 800-236-8680
Patty is both the Chapter Executive and the Regional CEO for Wisconsin. Prior to joining the American Red Cross, Patty ran a family business and consulted with several non-profits in the Milwaukee area. She briefly served as the Interim Executive Director for the Next Door Foundation. Patty was also the Vice President of the Foundation at Children’s Hospital and Health System for eight years where she was highly skilled in developing operational strategies and directing major fundraising projects.
Patty is on the board of the Rivoli Theater in Cedarburg, serves on the board of Crossed Threads, is a member of the Rotary Club of Milwaukee, The Milwaukee Club, TEMPO, and has served on the Cedarburg School Board, Woman’s Club of Wisconsin, Greater Cedarburg Community Foundation, Survive Alive, and others in the Milwaukee area. She is the 2015 recipient of the Donald Driver Driven To Achieve Award, an award given to those who embody leadership, possess a dedication to excellence and have displayed persistence and tenacity in reaching their organization’s goals. She has 4 children and 3 grandchildren, who are her pride and joy.
Bill Kellner - Chair - Michael Best & Friedrich LLP
John Griffith - Treasurer - Park Bank
Beth Anderson - Secretary - Laureate Group
Patricia Ackerman - A.O. Smith Corporation
Iain Boyd - Snap-on Incorporated
Bill Carollo - Big Ten Conference
Marti Croak - U.S. Bank
Joann Eisenhart, Ph.D. - Northwestern Mutual
Rebecca Fitzgerald - Johnson Controls Power Solutions
Tami Garrison - MillerCoors
Lisa George - We Energies/Wisconsin Energy Corporation
Toni Holland - Time Warner Cable
William Jessup - Milwaukee Police Department
Tom Kissinger - The Marcus Corporation
Molly Lueder, CFP, CLU, ChFC - Northwestern Mutual
Janet C. Protasiewicz - Milwaukee County Circuit Court
Kelly Savage - State Farm Insurance Companies
Francis Schmitz - Law Offices of Francis Schmitz
Sue Shimoyama - Rockwell Automation
Michael Stull - ManpowerGroup
Laura Timm - Briggs & Stratton Corporation
Ellen Trytek - Drinker Biddle & Reath, LLC
Mary Voelker, Ph.D., SPHR - Consulting on Change
Gerard Washington - Milwaukee Fire Department
Gwen Jackson - Chair Emeritus - Retired
Linda Cutler - Retired
William (Bill) Murgas - Retired
Gregory Oberland - Northwestern Mutual
Edward O’Connor - Retired
Mark Petrarca - A. O. Smith Corporation
Red Cross Staff Members
Patty Flowers - Regional CEO
Nicole Gulatz - Regional Chief Development Officer
Rachel Bennett - Executive Assistant
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