Our Staff


The staff at Wisconsin Judicare, Inc., are dedicated to providing legal services to the low-income residents in Wisconsin's northern 33 counties and members of the 11 federally recognized Indian tribes.

Attorneys

KIMBERLY HAAS Executive Director
HOWARD BICHLER
Indian Law Office Manager
BETH ANN RICHLEN Civil Unit Manager / Development Director / Staff Attorney
AMANDA R. RABE
Staff Attorney, Civil Unit
ANDREW YAMANAKA BELTER 
Staff Attorney, Civil Unit
LAURA WAITE
Staff Attorney, Civil Unit - JFF Grant
GENIE HEDLUND VAWA Lead Project Attorney / Staff Attorney, Civil Unit
WILLIAM T.M. BAYNARD
Staff Attorney, Civil Unit - VOCA Grant
JOHN LIGHTFIELD
Elder Justice Fellow/Staff Attorney, Civil Unit
PAIGE RESCH
Staff Attorney, Civil Unit - VOCA Grant
MICHAEL D. PANLENER, II
Staff Attorney, Indian Law Office
KYLA KARCZ
Staff Attorney, Indian Law Office
NICHOLAS RAVOTTI
Staff Attorney, Indian Law Office
ELIZABETH CORBETT
Part-Time Staff Attorney, Civil Unit
DOUGLAS KLINGBERG Volunteer Pro Bono Attorney
RANDY WESTGATE
Volunteer Pro Bono Attorney
JEFF PATZKE
Volunteer Pro Bono Attorney

Staff

MARKA A. HENKELMAN Pro Bono Director
JOAN WHITE Finance Director
SHEILA R. ATCHISON Pro Bono Assistant
MICHELE C. SAUTER Financial Assistant
MARY JO NYENHUIS Executive Secretary / Staff Case Management Specialist
DANIELLE ELLENBECKER
Administrative Assistant
AMY FERRY
LITC Administrative Assistant
CARMEN VAN DER LEEST
LITC Assistant (Westphal Staffing)
HOLLY WOLLER
VOCA Paralegal / LITC Outreach Assistant
PHOUA YANG Intake Supervisor / Interpreter
BAO VANG Intake Specialist
NIKKI HEIDEN Intake Specialist
SUSAN TAYLOR
VAWA Advocate at AIAA, located on Lac Courte Oreilles in Hayward, WI