Board Member and Treasurer Mike Beck is general manager and executive editor for four Central Wisconsin media companies, including Daily Herald Media in Wausau, Stevens Point Journal Media, Marshfield News-Herald Media and Tribune Media in Wisconsin Rapids.
Mike has served as a Kids Voting USA board member in Iowa and Wisconsin since 2000.
In addition to his work with Kids Voting USA – Wisconsin/Marathon County, Mike has helped lead a variety of initiatives to help foster community growth and showcase the Wausau region’s outstanding people and programs. Those include:
An academic recognition program, including a regional Academic All Star celebration
A regional scholar athlete awards program
A Wausau Person of the Year initiative
A young professional recognition effort.
A Kansas native, Mike is a 1984 graduate of the University of Kansas. He has held reporting, editing and executive-level positions in the newspaper industry in Kansas, Florida, New York, Iowa and Wisconsin.
Mike can be reached at 715-845-0622, or at firstname.lastname@example.org.