Board Of Directors

TRUE Skool has a dedicated group of volunteers who make up our Board of Directors. We are always looking for interested and dedicated individuals to join our Board and to serve on our Committees

(you do not need to be a Board Director to serve on a committee). For serious inquiries please contact us.

Danielle Bailey, President

Attorney at Cross Law Firm and President, LGBT Bar Association of WI

Board Director since November 2014


Danielle is an attorney at Cross Law Firm and President, LGBT Bar Association of Wisconsin. She's been practicing in the area of employment discrimination at Cross Law Firm since May 2013. Prior to that, she held several internships with non-profit and government agencies that specialize in helping under-served and disenfranchised populations.

Tiffany Stankiewicz, Treasurer

Owner/Chef at The Red Headed Chef LLC

Board Director since January 2016

Tiffany is a Milwaukee Native and entrepreneur with a strong financial background who is an avid traveler and is passionate about connecting philanthropy with community. 

Robert Smith, Board Director, Secretary

Associate Professor/Director of Cultures & Communities/Associate Vice Chancellor, Global Inclusion & Engagement Board Director since November 2014


Robert is the associate Professor/Director of Cultures and Communities/Associate Vice Chancellor at UW-Milwaukee. As a faculty member, he researches and teaches on the intersection of race & law.

JoAnna Bautch- Board Director, Communications

B.A. Professional Communication, Marketing/PR Minor

Joanna has been a long time supporter of TRUE Skool and is a very respected organizer born and raised on the Southside of Milwaukee.

Board Member since 2019

Kurt Davis - Board Director, Development

Abacus Architects, Registered Architect in Wisconsin, Iowa, South Dakota and North Dakota


Board Member since 2019

Kurt, long time TRUE Skool supporter is currently the Chief Finance Officer at Abacus Architects who is determined to explore how development has historically been and can be influenced by social constructs.


161 W. Wisconsin Ave, Suite 1000 (LL)​Milwaukee, WI 53203​

TRUE Skool is located in the shops of the Grand Ave Mall on the Plankinton side, below TJ Maxx.


Phone: (414) 445-9079 



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