Please join us in welcoming our new Department Administrator, Marie Ruetten! Most recently, Marie served as the Financial Manager at the Wisconsin State Laboratory of Hygiene, where she was responsible for management of a $42M annual budget serving six technical laboratory divisions. Beyond her strong background in Finance, Marie has had significant leadership experience as the VP of Finance & Administration for the International Crane Foundation and Executive Director of the Wisconsin Youth Symphony Orchestra. She is uniformly considered an incredibly hard worker and immensely effective leader.
Marie holds a Masters Degree in Business Administration (Management) from the University of Wisconsin – Whitewater, as well as a Masters Music Education and Applied Music. With Marie’s strong track record of leadership, work ethic, and robust fiscal knowledge we are excited for her to take us to our next phase of growth and development!
We are thrilled to welcome her to the team! Please stop by to say hello when you have a chance. Welcome to DEM, Marie!