Kim Schmelz
Phone: 608.822.2379
Toll Free: 800.362.3322, extension 2379
Email Kim
Kramer Building (Bldg 300), Room 350G

Degrees / Certifications:

  • Bachelor of Science – Communication Technologies - University of Wisconsin-Platteville
  • Certified Orange Frog/Happiness at Work Facilitator

Professional Organizations / Associations:

  • CASE – Council of Advancement and Support of Education
  • Ladies Leadership of Southwest Wisconsin

Job Duties:

  • Assist alumni, staff, retirees and friends of the college in supporting Southwest Tech through financial and in-kind gifts
  • Develop and host events and fundraisers that bring alumni, retirees and friends of the college back to campus
  • Write grants that support the mission of the Southwest Tech Foundation
  • Create communication pieces, press releases, web content and social media posts that allow for coverage of Southwest Tech alumni and the Southwest Tech Foundation
  • Developed and implemented the Southwest Tech Foundation Distinguished Alumni and Retiree Achievement Award program


  • Culture Committee
  • College Council
  • Campus Beautification
  • Open House and Homecoming Concert 2020
  • Economic Impact and Outreach Planning

Community Involvement:

  • Belmont Lion’s Club
  • Belmont Excellence in Education Scholarship committee
  • Community Leadership Alliance alumna (2004)
  • St. Philomena Altar Society
  • Belmont Sports Boosters?