Erin Waldhart, started as Executive Director in August 2012. She brings to the organization the knowledge of non-profit management as well as the passion to fight hunger issues. Erin has spent the last 19 years working in the non-profit sector. She can be reached at waferdirector@waferlacrosse.org. You can learn more about WAFER and what led Erin to the food pantry network in a podcast recorded in April 2021.


Brad Gerdes, Operations Manager

Brad Gerdes started with WAFER in August 2014 and currently serves as Operations Manager.  Brad can be reached at operations@waferlacrosse.org.


Board of Directors


Taylor Haley, President


Mike Voss, Vice President



Lee Bluske, Treasurer


Judy Siefert, Secretary


Anne Clarkin


Brad Clarkin


Madalene Buelow


Brent Drenckhahn


Dorothy editedDorothy Stroschein


Mike Swinghammer