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Board of Directors, 2020-2021

ANDREA KIEMEN-ROGNSVOOG
PRESIDENT


Andrea is a life-long Racinian and has great pride in her community and the wonderful people in it! She is a graduate of UW-Parkside, holds several insurance licenses, and has earned her Certified Insurance Counselor designation. Andrea is the owner of AndreaKR Wellness, LLC, is a Certified Integrative Nutrition Health Coach, and is a Board Certified Holistic Health Practitioner. She is currently putting her leadership skills and wellness knowledge to good use in serving employers in the Racine, Kenosha and Northern Illinois communities on behalf of Aurora Health Care.

Carolynn Friesch
President Elect


Carolynn Friesch serves as the Director of Foundation and Corporate Relations for Carthage College where she works to increase the College’s visibility among regional, state, and national private foundations and businesses. She has extensive experience in higher education and business development, and is passionate about equity and excellence in education and workforce development. At Carthage, Carolynn serves on the Equity and Inclusion Committee and the Military Support Services Initiative. She is a certified Equity Warrior, IDI Qualified Administrator, and Green Zone Ally. Prior to this role, Carolynn worked for Carthage as the institution’s first Director of Internships and Employer Relations.

Carolynn is an active member of the Racine and Kenosha communities. In addition to her role on the TEMPO Board, she serves on the Board of Directors for Kenosha Area Family & Aging Services, Inc. (KAFASI), is a member of the Rotary Club of Kenosha and Racine Financial Empowerment Center Advisory Group, and is an ambassador for Greater Racine County.

Carolynn holds a Master’s in Higher Education Leadership and Administration and a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science. Carolynn is an avid reader and podcast listener. She lives in Mount Pleasant with her husband, Tim, and four-year old daughter, Madelyn.

Lynelle Saunders
TREASURER