John Schmidt, Schmidt’s Auto – Madison

Vice Chair

Jean Wedel, Dewey’s Towing – Beloit

Term of Office Expires in 2020

Ryan Tessman, Emergency Starting & Towing, Watertown
Homer Schultz, Homer’s Towing, Milwaukee
Pat Kumbier, Kumbier Towing & Recovery, Minocqua
Aaron Richard, Guy’s Truck and Tractor, Kieler
John Schmidt, Schmidt’s Auto, Inc. Madison
Danny Matthews, Zip’s Truck Equipment, New Hampton, IA

Term of Office Expires 2021

Jean Rogers Wedel, Dewey’s Service, Beloit
Craig Goldbeck, Goldbeck Towing Service, LaCrosse
John Merten Jr, Merten’s Service, Burlington
Kyle Gessler, Gessler’s Towing, Lannon
Chase Leonard, Floyd and Sons, Racine
Sean Zacher, Zacher Truck Service, Milwaukee

Term of Office Expires in 2022

Glenn Meyer, Day and Nite Towing, Baldwin
Mark Salentine, Ray’s Towing, Milwaukee
Wayne Lammert, Rod’s Towing, Merrill
Betty Parnham, Johnson’s Towing of Stevens Point
Mark Platt, Platt’s Garage, Wisconsin Dells

Past Chair Active Members

Ted Kabus, Kabus Auto Body Repair
Shawn Topel, Topel Truck Center, Lake Mills
Jamon Ingelse, Lanser Garage and Towing, Belgium
Tom Hedglin, Area Wide Services
Steve Davis, Davis Citgo Service, Janesville
Jeff Roskopf, Roskopf’s Service/Towing, Menomonee Fls
Bill Tomlinson, Tomlinson’s, Inc, Ashland
Ken Weber, Ken Weber Truck Service, Pewaukee
Dave Whealon, Whealon Towing/Service, Fond du Lac (director on WMCA board)

Honorary Directors

Mark Block, Ray’s Towing, Milwaukee
Rick Leonard, Racine
Nancy Brust, Milwaukee
John Glorioso, Grafton
Lud Menzl, Menomonee Falls
Guy Richard, Guy’s Truck & Tractor Service, Kieler
Grant Schaal, Milwaukee


Pursuant to WTA by-laws, Standing Committees of the Wisconsin Towing Association are created by the Chair at his or her discretion to focus on issues or matters of importance to the Association.  Committee members are selected by the Chair and the Chair serves as an ex-officio member of each committee. 


Dave Whealon – Whealon Towing
Pat Kumbier – Kumbier Towing
Aaron Richards – Guy’s Truck and Tractor


John Schmidt – Schmidt’s Auto
Wayne Lammert – Rod’s Towing
Jamon Ingelse – Lanser Garage
Jean Wedel – Dewey’s Service
Jeff Roskopf – Roskopf’s Towing
Mark Salentine – Ray’s Towing
Ryan Tessman – E.S.T.
Shawn Topel – Topel Truck Center
Todd Menzel – Prairie Land Towing


John Schmidt – Schmidt’s Auto
Junior Merten – Merten’s Service
Mark Salentine – Ray’s Towing
Wayne Lammert – Rod’s Towing
Jeff Roskopf – Roskopf’s Towing
Todd Menzel – Prairie Land Towing
Chase Leonard – Floyd and Sons Towing


Jodie Schmidt – Schmidt’s Auto
Geri Roskopf – Roskopf’s Towing
Marion Lammert – Rod’s Towing
Michelle Sukow – Topel Truck Center
Mary Weber – Ken Weber Truck Service
Donna Whealon – Whealon’s Towing
Jamie Kabus – Kabus Auto Body
Betty Parnham – Johnson Towing