A Strong History of Supporting Students

For 50 years, the Nicolet College Foundation has worked to sustain and improve district communities by generating support for Nicolet College. Chartered by the State of Wisconsin on April 7, 1970, the Nicolet College Foundation is a non-profit 501(c) (3) organization created to support the objectives of the College and its mission. The Foundation provides students with the academic and financial resources they need to make the most of their education, producing better-prepared and motivated graduates for the local workforce, and inspiring the gift-giving tradition.

Nicolet College Foundation Mission Statement

The Mission of the Nicolet College Foundation is to connect the Northwoods community and Nicolet College in order to:

*Recognize individual and collective potential through financial assistance

*Provide continuous learning opportunities for all guided by equity and inclusion 

*Celebrate the perseverance and achievements of students, faculty, and staff

*Inspire philanthropy to continue the work of Nicolet College and the Nicolet College Foundation


John Schiek, Nicolet College Foundation President

John Schiek
Nicolet College Foundation President

Jim Burst, Nicolet College Foundation Vice President & Treasurer

Jim Brust
Nicolet College Foundation Vice President and Treasurer

Dan Skeen, Nicolet College Foundation Secretary

Dan Skeen
Nicolet College Foundation Secretary


John Schiek

Vice President
Jim Brust

Dan Skeen

Jim Brust

Board of Directors

Jim Dyreby
Christine Ebert
Kasha Flanders
Sally Mode
Charil Reis
Sadie Vendl
Josh Welch
Belinda Wholeben
Angel Zarda

Ex-Officio Board Members

Kate Ferrel
Al Javoroski
Aaron Panke
Bob Martini

Board Member Emeritus

Paul Knuth

Foundation Student Ambassador

Lena Symonds

Foundation Executive Director

Heather Schallock

Contact Information

Heather Schallock

Vice President of Community Engagement and Executive Director of the Nicolet College Foundation

Red Oak Center - First Floor

P: 715.365.4518 800.544.3039 ext 4518

E: hschallock@nicoletcollege.edu


The IRS Form 990 provides additional information about the Foundation’s mission, programs, governance, and finances. 

Cover of Foundation Annual Report with a mom and two daughters smiling

Foundation Annual Report

Fall leaves with building behind

Annual Meeting Agenda

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