BOARD SPOTLIGHT: Mike Dunham

Mike Dunham is the former Chairman and owner of WorkWise LLC which specializes in ERP and CRM software systems for manufacturing companies. Previously, he was the Senior Vice President-Business Development for Industrial & Financial Systems (IFS) and prior to that the co-founder and CEO of Effective Management Systems, Inc. (EMS), a Milwaukee, Wisconsin-based public software corporation which provided Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) serving North America, Asia, and Europe.

Throughout the years, Mike has had extensive involvement in civic and community activities. While in Milwaukee, Mike became a Founding Member and Chairman of the Council of Small Business Executives (COSBE), which is a section of the Milwaukee Metropolitan Association of Commerce (MMAC), where he was a Board Member. He also became a Director of the Greater Milwaukee Education Trust since he feels education is a key to success. Currently, Mike is the Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors for St. Croix Foundation for Community Development, Director of the Carden Beach Homeowners Association, and a Member of Global Associates Management, LLC, (GAM) a U.S. Virgin Islands Company. GAM in its’ advisory services role, invests in the St. Croix community by supporting local charities, hiring its employees, and promoting the purchase of local items.

Mike is a firm believer in fueling the entrepreneurial spirit and investing in your community.