Business Networking for Milwaukee-Area Catholics
Catholic Professionals Forum of Metropolitan Milwaukee
Building Our Christian Faith • Building Business Relationships
Business Networking for
Catholic Professionals Forum
Through monthly breakfast meetings, we connect with other Milwaukee-area business people, learn about community and government issues, and are strengthened in our relationships with Jesus Christ. We strive to conduct business each day in a manner guided by the Gospel message and by the teachings of the Church.
Catholic Professionals Forum of Metro Milwaukee holds monthly breakfast meetings (7:30-9 a.m.), except for a summer break. We meet at Westmoor Country Club in Brookfield – across Moorland Road from Brookfield Square.
Registrations must be made in advance by noon on the Tuesday preceding the meeting.
Justice Janine Geske - October 21
Our October 21 meeting speaker will be Justice Janine P. Geske – a longtime Wisconsin jurist, law educator, attorney, board member, and community leader.
Justice Geske served as a Distinguished Professor of Law at Marquette University Law School and director of the Law School’s Restorative Justice Initiative. She currently is a member of the Marquette University Board of Trustees. In the fall of 2011, she served as a Visiting Professor of law at the Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium. She served as interim dean of Marquette Law School from July 2002 to July 2003 and as interim Milwaukee County Executive from February 28 to May 6, 2002. She previously served on the Wisconsin Supreme Court from 1993-1998. From 1981-1993, she was a Milwaukee County Circuit Court judge. Prior to becoming a judge, she served as chief staff attorney for the Legal Aid Society of Milwaukee and then as clinical director and assistant professor of law at Marquette University.
She has received numerous local and national honors and awards, and several honorary degrees.
Justice Geske graduated from Beloit College with a bachelor of arts degree and a master of arts in reaching and received her J.D. from Marquette University Law School.
The meeting starts at 7:30 a.m., with networking followed by breakfast and then our speaker. We conclude at 9 a.m.