MCF Staff

Meet Our Staff

Madison Community Foundation staff is here to help you do your charitable giving, your way, assist advisors with meeting the needs of their clients, support nonprofits with grants and other resources, and provide genuine, local giving expertise you won’t find anywhere else.

Executive Office and Administration

Bob SorgeBob Sorge
President and CEO

Bob leads Madison Community Foundation's efforts to broaden and deepen its impact throughout Dane County. During his tenure, MCF has launched and grown its annual Community Impact campaign to raise resources for competitive grantmaking, enhanced charitable giving opportunities for donors, and grown its assets from $130 million to more than $250 million. Bob joined MCF in 2007 as Vice President of Strategic Partnerships, developing a regional giving partners program for other southern Wisconsin communities to build endowments with MCF’s support. Before joining MCF, Bob served as Executive Director of the Wisconsin Chamber Orchestra for 15 years. Bob received his bachelor’s and MBA from UW-Madison, and is a member and past president of the Rotary Club of Madison. Bob and his wife have launched one son into the world and have another son and two Puggles at home.


Becki FiegelBecki Fiegel
Communications Director

Becki loves to tell stories, and as Communications Director at MCF she gets to do just that – telling the stories about MCF and the many people and organizations that are working to make Madison and Dane County even better. Although Becki and her family have only lived in Madison since 2014, she is not new to Wisconsin. She also has lived in River Falls, Cambridge and Milwaukee. When she’s not working, Becki can be found in the garden of her west-side home, hiking or camping with her family, or juggling the activities of a high schooler and nine-year-old twins.


Liz TeubertLiz Teubert
Executive Assistant

Liz provides administrative support for MCF's President, Vice President of Donor Engagement, and Board of Governors. A native of Edgerton, Liz enjoys the outdoors, cooking and her two "pawsome" cats.




Brenda Redepenning

Brenda Redepenning

Brenda welcomes visitors in person and on the phone, keeps the office stocked with supplies and organized, and assists staff with projects large and small. She lives on the east side (the best side). When she isn’t working or attending classes, she enjoys music, exercising, church activities, and socializing with friends.

Community Impact/Grantmaking

Tom LinfieldTom Linfield
Vice President Community Impact

Tom coordinates all competitive and field of interest grantmaking and offers capacity building, counsel and facilitation to area nonprofits. Prior to joining MCF he was Training and Grants Director for Public Television’s National Center for Outreach and as a grant writer in arts, education and community outreach. He is a Funders Network PLACES fellow and serves on the national steering committee for the Community Foundation Program Officers Network (ProNET). Born in Europe, Tom is fluent in German and French.


Andrew DaveyAndrew Davey
Community Resource Analyst

Andy researches nonprofit sector trends, practices, and opportunities, primarily in Dane County. This research supports MCF's grantmaking strategy, informs philanthropic donors, and helps build the capacity of local nonprofit organizations. He holds a PhD in geography and environmental history from UW-Madison. Andy grew up in the suburbs of Cleveland, Ohio, and enjoys the many charms of living in the Midwest. Prior to graduate school and work at Madison Community Foundation, he worked for several years for nonprofits in Seattle. Andy enjoys spending his free time biking around town and hanging out with his wife and young son.

Donor Engagement

David KoehlerDavid Koehler
Vice President, Donor Engagement

David leads our donor and philanthropic services team, working with individuals, families, nonprofit organizations, businesses and professional advisors to meet current and future goals through philanthropy. He brings 20 years of experience serving donors and previously held leadership roles with Madison College Foundation, Agrace HospiceCare Foundation and the International Crane Foundation. He began his career in fundraising with The Nature Conservancy. David is a graduate of UW-Madison and has two daughters who are also Badgers. He lives in Madison with his wife, Elizabeth, where they can be found riding bikes or running on trails. Learn more about David Koehler here.



Angela DavisAngela Davis
Development Director

Angela works with individuals and giving partners to support charitable causes meaningful to them. Giving partners include A Fund for Women, as well as MCF’s six regional giving partners: Columbus Area Endowment, Lodi Area Community Endowment, Middleton Endowment, the Monona Fund, Portage Area Endowment, and Rio Community Fund. Angela is a native of Hammond, Indiana, and a proud member of Madison Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. She enjoys volunteering in the community, the arts and the sights and sounds of living on Lake Monona.

Finance and Operations


Carmen JeschkeCarmen Jeschke
Vice President of Finance and Operations

Carmen oversees MCF’s finance and operations work. She brings a wide array of professional experience to the job – having nonprofit, industry and public accounting experience to draw on as she works with donors and fundholders at MCF. Carmen and her husband live in Madison, and are adjusting to – and enjoying – life as empty nesters, filling their time with hiking, biking and traveling.

Tina KlehrTina Klehr
Database Specialist

Tina is our database manager and analyst. Her love for the Dane County community and the nonprofits who do so much to enhance our quality of life can be seen in her work providing donor services support as well as extensive database capabilities. She enjoys the artistic, cultural and educational opportunities so abundant in Dane County, and her volunteer work includes time with Supporting Active Independent Lives, Forward Theater and Cooperative Children’s Book Center.

Harmony KronickHarmony Kronick
Operations Director

Harmony is responsible for donor and fundholder operations. In addition to coordinating gift processing, database administration and new fund set-up, Harmony also supports and develops IT department initiatives and coordinates internal policies and procedures to maintain compliance with COF National Standards. A native of central Wisconsin, Harmony lives in Madison with her husband and enjoys baking, gardening and nature walks.

Connie TibbettsConnie Tibbetts

Connie is responsible for maintaining accurate accounting systems and managing scholarships. She stays current on laws and regulations and supports greater understanding among fundholders about the financial advantages of giving through a community foundation. Connie is a Wisconsin native, an avid cook and lives in Stoughton with her family.


We looked at several options for our endowments and Madison Community Foundation was the one that provided the best support. The availability of their staff and resources to enhance our strategic goals far surpassed the other groups, the community presence and networking of MCF is unparalleled, and we knew our investment was going to managed in a professional and ethical manner.”

– Donors Bill Lunney and Judie Pfeifer