ABOUT

Let’s make diversity Milwaukee’s greatest asset.

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Inspire members of Milwaukee’s creative industries to take leadership roles in creating just and fair inclusion in our fields.

WHO WE ARE

Greater Together is a nonprofit organization that promotes racial and economic equity in the creative industries in the Greater Milwaukee area. We embrace collaboration and creativity, and believe in inclusion, so everyone can participate, prosper and reach their full potential within the design and creative communities.

We are the originators of the Greater Together Challenge, an unprecedented competition focused on generating and advancing ideas that address segregation in Milwaukee.

OUR MISSION

To inspire creative industry professionals to use their talents to design a more diverse future.

OUR VISION

A creative industry where everyone can participate, prosper and reach their full potential.

OUR STRATEGY

Inspire members of Milwaukee’s creative industries to take leadership roles in creating just and fair inclusion in our fields.

Community Partners
Board of Directors

Ken Hanson
President

James Hall
Hall Burce & Olson, s.c.
Attorney

Katherine Wilson
Zeidler Center for Public Discussion
Vice President

Katie Heil
The Heil Family Foundation
Secretary

Jeffery Morin
Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design
Treasurer

Advisory Team

Antoine Carter
Neighborhood Liaison
Imagine MKE

Sara Daleiden
Director
MKE ↔ LAX

Vincent Noth
Executive Director
Riverwest Food Pantry

Brad Pruitt
Executive Consultant
Black Holocaust Museum

Reggie Jackson
Educator & Consultant
Nurturing Diversity Partners

Dr. Marc Levine
Founding Director
Center for Economic Development UWM

Jeff Bentoff
Founder, CEO
Bentoff Communications

Erica Conway
Co-owner
C2 Graphics Productivity Solutions

George Tzourgos
Executive Director
Wisconsin Arts Board

Steve Kodis
Designer
Zero Studios

Brett Waterhouse
Sales Manager

Staff

Ken Hanson
Executive Director
Greater Together
2203 N. Terrace Ave.
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Ken@kennethjohnhanson.com

Katherine Wilson
Associate Director
Katherine@greatertogether.me

Drew Lettner
Designer

Kathryn Reimer
Project Manager
Kathryn@kennethjohnhanson.com

Xavier Ruffin
Social Media Consultant

Natasha Lettner
Communications Director
 

Melika Edquist
Director of Strategic Planning

Bevin Christie
Program Director

Greater Together is a nonprofit organization that promotes diversity, equity and inclusion in the creative industries in the Greater Milwaukee area. We embrace collaboration and creativity, and believe in inclusion, so everyone can participate, prosper and reach their full potential within the creative economy.

We are the originators of the Greater Together Challenge, a radically open competition of ideas focused on dismantling segregation in Greater Milwaukee.

Contact: info@greatertogether.me