Board of Directors


Misty Gedlinske

Board President


Misty founded Fond du Lac Pride Alliance in February 2018. Her prior professional career includes over a decade in local government administration. She holds a Bachelor of Applied Science degree in Organizational Leadership from the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay with an emphasis in Nonprofit Management. Misty and "Dear Spouse" are closing in two decades together, and have a combined family of four children. 

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Nat Ciesla

Board Vice President

Acting Treasurer


Nat is passionate about lifting people up. A Fond du Lac native, Nat teaches judo in the community and strives to make the world a place that excludes no one. Nat lives with their wife, son, and four cats. 

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Matthew Rodenkirch

Board Member


Matthew is a freelance photographer and a professional wedding officiant who also works part-time at the YMCA. In his spare time, he works in local theatre as an actor and behind the scenes as a director and assistant director. He is married and makes his home in Fond du Lac.

Join Us!


Seats are available to join our Board of Directors.
If you have time, talent, and ideas to give toward shaping the future of our organization, we'd like to hear from you.


Download an application here.