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Following guidance from Emergency Order #31, “Wisconsin shall adopt a phased approach to reopening its economy and society, with each phase being incrementally less restrictive on businesses and individuals while protecting the public from COVID-19”, Envision Greater Fond du Lac is leading a Task Force to reopen Fond du Lac County.

The purpose of the group is to assemble guidelines and best practices for various industries, businesses and organizations to follow. The members of the group include public health officials, community partners, business and industry representatives, and elected officials. The Task Force is comprised of four subcommittees. Below you will find each subcommittee, along with resources that pertain to it.


OSHA ETS mandates and guidelines (January, 2022)

Community Health


Business Reopening

Workforce Reentry

If you have additional questions regarding ReOpen Fond du Lac, please contact us.

To see the full list of COVID-19 resources, click here.

Task Force members are:

Bonnie Baerwald , Moraine Park Technical College 
Jon Bartz, WEDC 
Pastor Jeff Blain, Ascension Church 
Allen Buechel, Fond du Lac County 
Jim Cleveland, Envision Greater Fond du Lac 
Amy Collett, Society Insurance 
Jacqui Corsi, Thelma Sadoff Center for the Arts, Inc. 
Paul Cunningham, Schreiner’s Restaurant 
Casey Despres, Waupun Chamber of Commerce 
Paul Emmer, Wells Vehicle Electronics 
Sen. Dan Feyen, WI Senate District 18 
Erin Gerred, Fond du Lac County 
Grant Grinstead, Vir-Clar Farms, LLC 
Bill Gius, Town of Taycheedah 
Amy Hansen, Downtown FDL Partnership 
Dan Hebel, Boys & Girls Club of Fond du Lac, Inc. 
Cal Hermann, Eden Meat Market & Catering 
Bobbi Hicken, Fond du Lac County

Sam Kaufman, Vande Zande & Kaufman, LLP
Brian Kolstad, Fond du Lac City Council
Barb LaMue, New North, Inc.
Steve Leaman, Horicon Bank
Bob Lloyd, Lomira School District
Dr. Michelle Majewski, Marian University
Jason Mansmith, Ripon Area Chamber of Commerce
Zach Messette, Ripon College
Samuel Meyer, State Farm Insurance
Craig Molitor, Destination Lake Winnebago Region
Joseph Moore, City of Fond du Lac
Liz Morrell, The Arc Fond du Lac
Kimberly Mueller, FDL County Health Department
Kelly Norton, Grande
Alan Ott, Rep. Glenn Grothman’s Office
Sadie Parafiniuk, Envision Greater Fond du Lac
Jeff Puhlmann-Becker, Ripon Children’s Learning Center

J J Raflik, Fond du Lac Family YMCA
Rep. Timothy Ramthun, WI Assembly District 59
Tom Rogers, Advanced Paper Enterprises Inc.
Dr. Martin Rudd, UWO-Fond du Lac Campus
Kathy Schlieve, City of Waupun
Dr. James Sebert, FDL School District
Aaron Sadoff, NFDL School District
Anthony Snyder, Fox Valley Workforce Development Board, Inc.
Jim Spannbauer, Mid-States Aluminum Corporation
Dennis Stahmann, Wisco Hotels
Craig Tebon, Ripon Main St
Rep. Jeremy Thiesfeldt, WI Assembly District 52
Eric Toney, Fond du Lac County District Attorney
Katherine Vergos, SSM/St Agnes Hospital
Danielle Vollendorf, Fond du Lac County
Ryan Waldschmidt, FDL County Sheriff’s Office
Jennifer Walters, Aurora Health Center