Ms. Kristine A. RappÉ

Kristine A. RappéKristine A. Rappé was elected to the Marquette University Board of Trustees in 2005.

Rappé retired from Wisconsin Energy Corporation after 30 years, most recently serving as senior vice president and chief administrative officer responsible for shared services including information technology, human resources, supply chain management, business continuity/corporate security and the We Energies Foundation.

Rappé graduated from the University of Wisconsin–Oshkosh in 1978 with a bachelor of arts degree in economics and urban planning. She has also attended executive programs at the Harvard Business School and the University of Michigan’s School of Business Administration.

Rappé serves on the boards of Waterstone Financial, Inc.,Cathloic Financial Life, the Boys and Girls Clubs (past chair) and serves as chair of the Seton Catholic Schools board. She has served on the boards of Froedtert Health System, Cristo Rey Jesuit High School Milwaukee, Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin, United Performing Arts Fund; and United Way and has served as co-chair of both the UPAF and United Way community campaigns. Rappé is a member of the Greater Milwaukee Committee.

She received the Sacagawea Award from Professional Dimensions, the YWCA Woman of Distinction Award and the Tempo Mentor Award. She is a member of the Marquette University President’s Society.