STAFF

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Jocelyn Medrek - Executive Director

Jocelyn is a former elementary school teacher who has been working in the non-profit world for 15 years. She has held the positions of Program Manager for the WI Women's Health Foundation in Madison, Development Associate for Timber-lee Ministries, was Director of Operations/ Program Logistics Manager at Great Marriages for 3 years, and is now the Executive Director. Jocelyn is married, has 2 children of her own, and 3 step-children. She is passionate about keeping marriages healthy and families together, having experienced divorce and remarriage herself. When not working, she enjoys reading, working out, and enjoying all the fun her family has living on Random Lake. 

 

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Kate Bresser - Program Coordinator

Kate excitedly joined the Great Marriages team in July 2019. Professionally, Kate earned her Bachelor's degree in Communication from UW-GB, served in a variety of retail management roles, and career coached young adults preparing to attend a local college. She graduated from the Christian Coach Institute in May 2019 to become a Certified Professional Life Coach (CPLC). Kate aspires to be a clarity coach, encouraging others in the pursuit of the life God has called them to. Personally, Kate spends her time enjoying life's adventures with her family and friends, staying fit through HIIT workouts, visually-coordinating for a local fashion retailer, singing in the church band, and growing in her faith life.

 

Winter Kohler - Digital Marketing & Events Coordinator

Winter is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee with a degree in Sociology, and is certified in Human Resources and Event Planning. In her time before Great Marriages she gained extensive service industry and event planning experience. Before becoming a staff member here she volunteered planning our banquets, and joined the team officially in December of 2015. Winter is currently the secretary of our Board of Directors. She also served as secretary for the board of the Wisconsin Military Network, and is actively involved with the Sailing Education Association of Sheboygan (SEAS). In July of 2019 she married the love of her life and best friend, Mike. In her free time she enjoys reading, watching sappy movies, and sailing.