Kathy Nelson

Retired Executive


Kathy Nelson is a retired Whirlpool Corporation executive of 25-year. She located to Madison with her husband, 3-years ago to be closer to our daughter. She is the current president of "Who's New in Madison" ( a 555 member women's social /philanthropic group). Kathy has previous Board experiences having served on both for-profit and nonprofit boards across the United States during her career. With a strong desire to get more deeply involved in the community, she hopes to share her business experiences to aid in developing strategy or operations for a local nonprofit. Her goal for the next 2-3 years is to have invested her time and talents to help make Madison an even better community for all.

Brings to Board

I bring business skills and acumen, passion, and time.

Hopes for a Board Seat

A deeper understanding of our community, fellowship, sense of giving back.


  • business planning, coaching, leadership,