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The Wisconsin Lake Leader's Institute

Training Leaders to Take Care of Wisconsin's Lakes 


Crew 7 Seminar III

Organizations, People, and Politics

Devil's Head Resort / Leopold Shack, Baraboo, WI /  October 22-23, 2008 

Wednesday, Day 1

Welcome and Session Overview - Patrick Goggin, UW-Extension Lakes/UWSP and Carroll Schaal, WDNR Lake Team Leader
Working with State Government from the Legislature's Perspective - Scott Gunderson, Representative 83rd Assembly District, Natural Resources Committee Chairman
Working with Town Government [PDF, 253 KB] - Richard J. Stadelman, Wisconsin Towns Association Executive Director
Working with County Government [PDF, 6 MB] - Monica Groves Batiza, Wisconsin Counties Association Legislative Associate
Water Law in Wisconsin [PDF, 16 MB] Michael Cain, WDNR Legal Services
Working with State Government from an Agency's Perspective - Paul Heinen, WDNR Policy Initiatives Advisor
Citizen Involvement: A Potpourri - Carroll Schaal, WDNR Lake Team Leader and Lisa Gaumnitz, WDNR Natural Resources Educator
Evening Issues Open Forum - Crew VII Members and Staff

Thursday, Day 2

Devil's Lake Sunrise Breakfast and Hike
Wisconsin Association of Lakes as a Vehicle for Positive Change [PDF, 5 MB] - Earl Cook, Wisconsin Association of Lakes Board President
The Art of Communicating: Framing the Message [PDF, 8 MB] - Rob McLennan, WDNR Upper Fox Basin Supervisor
A Tale of Many Cities: Getting Councils to Protect and Improve Water Quality [PDF, 5 MB] - John Barten, Three Rivers (MN) Park District Director of Natural Resources
Leopold Shack Tour / Graduation Ceremony
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