Boards & Committees

Boards, Committees and Commissions

Information on each Board, Committee and Commission can be found in the City of Berlin’s Municipal code under Administration.

BCDC

The Berlin Community Development Corporation hosts the City of Berlin Small Cities Revolving Loan Fund meeting, 7:00 a.m. the last Tuesday of each month in the City Hall Council Chambers.

  • DALE KUKLINSKI – President
  • PETER MAUEL – Treasurer
  • TERRY PRZYBYL – Secretary
  • TIM DEMASTER
  • SHIRLEY STIBB
  • PAM MORK
  • EMMETT DURTSCHI Liaison -2024
  • SUE  HIETPAS
  • JOSH NIGBOR  – Vice President

Board of Appeals

(Expires November 1st) 5 MEMBERS, 2 ALTERNATES; 3-YR TERM

The Board of Appeals meets at 5:30 p.m. on the 3rd Tuesday of each month at the Council Chambers

RON ROSS- 2024
DAVID HITZ –  2024
BOBBIE ERDMANN – 2025
ZEB PIRKEY – 2025
KURT KUKLINSKI- 2026
NATALIE KUKLINSKI (ALTERNATE) – 2023
VACANCY (ALTERNATE) – 2026

Board of Review

(Expires July 1st) 5 MEMBERS, 2 ALT 5-YR TERM

  • PAUL ROETHEL – 2027
  • MARY KUBIAK – 2023
  • WALTER RAINBOTH – 2024
  • NATALIE KUKLINSKI– 2025
  • DENNIS MULDER – 2026
  • VACANT (1ST ALTERNATE) – 2023
  • VACANT (2ND ALTERNATE) – 2025

Committee on Aging

(Expires April 30th) 7 MEMBERS 3-YR TERM

Committee on Aging meets at 10:00 a.m. the 4th Tuesday of each month.

  • RICHARD VAN ORNUM – 2024
  • CHUCK FEHL – 2024
  • RICHARD TROCHINSKI – 2025
  • KEITH HESS – 2025
  • PAUL HANAN – 2026
  • JIM JODARSKI – 2026
  • MARY HESS – 2024
  • SUSAN JUNGENBERG – 2026
  • KRISTINA BOECK – LIAISON 2023

Library Board

(Expires May 1st) 7 MEMBERS 3-YR TERM

The Library Board meets the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 4:30 p.m. at Berlin Public Library.

  • BOB MALCHETSKE – 2026
  • MICHELLE DRAVES – 2026
  • MARGARET GUERTLER – 2024
  • ALLISON RAINBOTH – 2024
  • CARRIE BLAZEL – 2025
  • KAY ROETHEL – 2025
  • SAMANTHA STOBBE  – LIAISON – 2024
  • DR. EMMETT DURTSCHI – SCHOOL BOARD

(Expires April 30th) 7 MEMBERS 3-YR TERM

The Oakwood Cemetery Board meets the 3rd Wednesday of each month at Oakwood Cemetery Chapel at 6 p.m.

  • VACANCY
  • MARY KAY BLAZEL – 2026
  • NANCY GIMENEZ – PRESIDENT – 2025
  • GLORIA LICHTFUSS – 2024
  • DAVE LABUDA- 2025
  • BOBBIE ERDMANN – 2024
  • LUANN BEYER – 2026
  • KRISTINA BOECK – LIASON – 2024

Oakwood Cemetery Board

Park and Recreation Commission

(Expires April 30) 7 MEMBERS 3-YR TERM

Park & Recreation Commission meets the first Wednesday of each month at 4:30 p.m. at City Hall Council Chambers.

  • ZEB PIRKEY – 2024
  • BRUCE TETZKE – 2026
  • DANIEL LADWIG – 2025
  • VICTORIA HILL – 2025
  • KAYLA REEVES – 2026
  • ASHLEY NIGBOR – 2025
  • BOBBIE ERDMANN – 2024
  • JOSH NIGBOR-LIAISON 2024

Planning Commission

(Expires May 1st if indicated) 7 MEMBERS 3-YR TERM

The Berlin Plan Commission meets at 6:00 p.m. the last Tuesday of each month in the City Hall Council Chambers.

  • JOEL BRUESSEL(Mayor)  – 2024
  • MARY KUBIAK – 2026
  • VACANT- 2025
  • PAUL HANAN – 2025
  • CAROL HUGHES- 2024
  • VICTORIA HILL- P&R CHAIRPERSON – 2024
  • LUKE A DRETSKE  – LIAISON 2024

Police and Fire Commission

(Expires May 1st) 5 MEMBERS 5-YR TERM

Police and Fire Commission meets at 6:30 p.m. the first Wednesday of each month at City Hall Council Chambers.

  • KEITH HESS – 2027
  • GARY KNOKE – 2026
  • JOANNE GUDEN – 2024
  • DAN JOHNSON – 2025
  • DENISE KRENTZ – 2028
  • JOSH NIGBOR  – LIAISON – 2024

Travel & Tourism Commission

(Expires January 1st) 6 MEMBERS 1-YR TERM

  • MARY KUBIAK – Chair 2024
  • JANET BROESCH -2024
  • MICHELLE OMICHINSKI -2024
  • JOEL BRUESSEL -2024
  • ANDI ROGERS – 2024
  • SUSAN TRAMPF- 2024

Water and Sewer Commission

(Expires October 1st) 5 MEMBERS 5-YR TERM

Sewer & Water Commission meets at 4:30 p.m. the last Wednesday of each month at City Hall Council Chambers.

  • MIKE OTTMAN – 2027
  • CHARLIE BEARD – 2026
  • PAUL ROETHEL (President) – 2028
  • TIM BENDING – 2024
  • DAVID YOUNGBAUER – 2025
  • CATRINA BURGESS- LIAISON 2024

Community Development Authority

Council Liaisons are appointed for one year terms.

7 MEMBER 3-YEAR TERM

Community Development Authority meets as needed on a monthly basis.

Luke Dretske (Council Liaison) – 2024 Chair
Kristina Boeck (Council Liaison) – 2024
Nathan Corduan – 2025
Susan Thom – 2026
Tracy Klawitter – 2027
Vacant – 2027
Vacant – 2028