Bill Zager was born and raised on a dairy farm in central Minnesota and received an Associate’s Degree in Electronics in 1971. Bill worked 13 years as a communications field technician with Motorola and held various field and office jobs in Wisconsin and Minnesota in his 26 years with Excel Energy. He lives in a rural residence near Amery, WI. He has been very active in the development and construction of the newest trail in the WI State Parks (WSP) system, the Stower Seven Lakes State Trail. He is one of the founders and currently serves as President for Friends of Stower Seven Lakes State Trail.
Jan Primus, V. President
Barbra Miller, Secretary -
Jon Beadell Treasurer (Madison)
Jon Beadell, Madison
Jon Beadell has enjoyed the out-of-doors all of his life. Prior to taking his current position as an investment analyst/portfolio manager, Jon studied as a biologist, working on human and wildlife disease epidemiology. He has conducted extensive field work in the forests, marshes and fields of the world while also indulging in a severe habit of bird-watching.
As a member of the Board, he looks forward to working locally to ensure that natural places remain protected and accessible in perpetuity. Jon is also excited to introduce his newborn daughter to the Wisconsin parks that he loved as a kid, including Peninsula State Park and Newport State Park in Door County.