CEO- Executive Director
Under Dawn’s leadership, Compassionate Home Health Care Inc. doubled its client base in under a year once becoming Medicaid Certified under the state of Wisconsin. CHHC received their official 501c3 not-for- profit status in April 2010. She has helped the organization partner with entities in the Fox Valley, including Child Care Resource and Referral, Luther Social Services, Community Care, Lakeland Care, Fox Valley Sib Network, Network Health, Recover Health, Fox Valley Technical College, IRIS, Willow Heart Day Care, ADRC (Aging and Disabilities Resource Center), Outagamie County’s W2 Program, University of Oshkosh, Rasmussen College, Concordia University, and W2 Program Interns (provide temp work experience for those with hard skills that need to gain experience for the field they wish to get into).
Dawn enjoys watching her 14 year old daughter Sofia Marie compete in dance competitions, present projects at school (Kaleidoscope Academy in Appleton, WI), play board games, and spend time with their friends in Fox Valley area. Dawn is a published Author (Social Gathering in Pursuit of the Perfect Relationship, under DMarie Hansen) and has invented, trademarked, and patented the product Kupboard Keepsakes. When she’s not working she enjoys being with her family and friends, working out, writing, gardening, and cooking. Dawn has a passion to help assist others with the resources
that surround her.
Dawn’s motto in life is “Never say can’t because you always can. Just try.”
Tommy has spent over 20 years in the printing industry from his days setting type at Kinko’s to sitting in management positions running the North American prepress operations for RR Donnelley’s Book Group to his current role as Director of Development steering the Marketing Services division at HC Miller in Green Bay. Tommy, or tommytrc as his social media followers know him as, has been dabbling in social media since the fall of 2008. Tommytrc regularly ranks as one of the top Twitters’ in Wisconsin and top 25 in the country. He is a Self-proclaimed Tech Geek, Marketing and Printing Guy, Mac Head, and PC Guy Too.
Nathan and his wife Tara recently decided to move to Green Bay, WI from Nashville, TN to start the next chapter of their life. When announcing their decision, everyone asked “Why Green Bay?”, so they created “Why Green Bay” as a way to journal and share their experiences of living in northeast Wisconsin.
While Nathan has almost 2 decades of specializing in consumer lending and finance, you’re most likely to see him around Green Bay and northeast Wisconsin with a camera in his hand, pursing his photography interests.
Nathan was the photographer for ‘Rock the Dock Green Bay’ and his night capture of CityDeck during the event is proudly displayed in the office of the Mayor of the City of Green Bay.
Frank Hansen is an enterprise management solutions provider for heterogeneous client/server environments. His experience has focused on Service Support/Delivery and the practice of those disciplines that enable IT Services to be provided effectively.
He has mapped technology from HP Openview and IBM Tivoli to a number of management practices to ensure that IT services are actually provided as agreed between the Service Provider and the Customer. Frank co-developed the IBM toolset with respect to the gathering network and system related information. He also developed a resource model integration tool for IBM Global Services that is used in several large Tivoli shops. Most recently, Frank has held a consulting role with IBM where he provided a comparative analysis of IBM Tivoli NetView versus other market competitors, specifically, HP OpenView, NNM, CiscoWorks, BMC Patrol, 3Com Transcend, and BayNetworks Optivity.
Frank has held various senior enterprise management consulting positions with JPMorgan Chase, State of Wisconsin, We Energies, SC Johnson, PepsiCo/Frito-Lay/Tropicana, Deloitte & Touche, Deloitte & Touche Consulting Group, Michelin, Siemens, IBM Global Services, International Securities Exchange, Capital Group, Bayer, and Tivoli Professional Services, where his roles varied from full-scale architecture to implementation to deployment.
Tony Coats is a VP-Sales & Marketing for Mid Valley Industries, LLC, a private manufacturing firm located in the Fox Valley. Tony started his career as a Product Design Engineer for Ford Motor Company. After several years there, Tony transitioned into a career of project management and Sales and Marketing working in the Automotive, Heavy Truck, Off-Highway (Ag and Construction), Mining, Oil & Gas, and most recently machining industries.
Tony has experience in Sales Management, Marketing Management, Program Management, Product Development / Management, Manufacturing Engineering / Management, Operations, and Strategic Planning / Business Development. He enjoys networking with others to assist with job placement, personal contacts, industry collaboration, shared experience, and problem resolution support.
His business specialties include Sales & Marketing organization development, business development, Strategic & Tactical Planning, Market Research, Brand Development & Management, Product Engineering, New Product Development, Materials Development, Manufacturing Engineering, Production Systems deployment, Program Management, Financial Planning & Analysis, P&L, Operations Management, and Budgeting & Cost Control. Tony has his BSME from Purdue University and his Business Management certificate from l’IUT de Sénart in Fontainebleau, France.