Current State Officers


2016 – 2017 State Officers and Biographies
I am Lily Miller, a senior at West Bend West high school, and I am serving as your 2016-2017 State President. I have been a member of SkillsUSA since I was a freshman, and hope to continue being active in this amazing organization for as long as I possibly can. Other than SkillsUSA, I am a highly involved individual, be it in school, the community, or any club, organization, or activity I can lend myself to.  I look forward to serving you this year, and doing everything in my power to build SkillsUSA Wisconsin.

Hi my name is Zakory Niemierowicz and I am a senior attending Kewaunee High School in Kewaunee, Wisconsin. I am currently serving as your Wisconsin State Vice President for the 2016-2017 school year. During the school year I participate in football, basketball, and track and sing in our school’s chamber choir and fall musicals. At the 2016 SkillsUSA Wisconsin State conference I took home a silver medal in job interview and a gold medal in culinary arts. After I graduate I plan to attend the University of Wisconsin Madison and major in biology through the Air Force ROTC program.

Hello. My name is Bradley Pirkel. I am a sophomore at Watertown High School. I am serving as your SkillsUSA State Treasurer. I compete in swimming.  I am also in band. SkillsUSA has been a part of me for four years. My favorite competition is Opening and Closing Ceremonies.  I am so excited for the 2016-17 school year!

Hi! My name is Rebecca Pirkel, I am in 8th grade at Riverside Middle School in Watertown WI. And I am happy to be serving as your State Middle School Liaison for the 2016-17 school year! I have been involved in SkillsUSA since 6th grade. Outside of SkillsUSA, I enjoy reading bowling, watching movies, and listening to music.

I am Jade Barma and I am your 2016-2017 District 4 Vice President. I am a junior currently attending Waunakee Community High School. In terms of academics I am interested in chemistry. This is my third year in SkillsUSA and I couldn’t be any more excited for what it will entail. This organization has given me the incredible opportunity to grow as an individual while seeing others do the same. Outside of SkillsUSA I am involved in Student Council, Justice League, and Pay It Forward. I also enjoy playing soccer and running. In my spare time I love to volunteer. This year I am focusing my efforts on working with the Boys and Girls Club of Dane County.


Hi! My name is Samantha Pirkel and I am a freshman at Watertown High School.  And I am so excited to be serving as your 2016-17 SkillsUSA State Reporter! I am involved in band. And I am also involved in a few different sports like swimming,  basketball,  and track and field. I love to read, write, and hangout with my friends. I have been involved in SkillsUSA since 6th grade. And last year I served as you 2015-16 SkillsUSA State Middle School Liaison.  I enjoy competing in Opening and Closing Ceremonies.  I can’t wait for the 2016-17 school year!


I am Andrea Ledvina and I am a senior at Kewaunee High School. I am proud to serve as your District 3 Vice President for the 2016-2017 school year. I am involved in almost any choir, musical or play at my school. I also have been playing tennis for 3 years and have been the manager for my school’s boys’ basketball team for three years as well. After I graduate this year, I plan on attending a four year university in Wisconsin hoping to achieve a degree in Diagnostic Medical Sonography. I have been involved with SkillsUSA Wisconsin since my sophomore year and have enjoyed competing and meeting new people at each competition. Becoming a state officer has made me so proud to represent myself, my school and SkillsUSA Wisconsin.

My name is Morgan Hammen and I am SkillsUSA Wisconsin’s District Five Vice President. I attend Oshkosh North High School as a senior and I am involved in many activities such as French club, Madrigals, Varsity Swim, Drama and SkillsUSA. However, of all these activities, SkillsUSA has had the biggest impact on me being apart of my life for six years.


Hello, my name is Jordyn Stasiak. I will be serving as your District 6 Vice President! I am a Junior at Holmen High School, and this will be my second year in SkillsUSA. I love express my many interests by being in school groups such as Show choir, FFA, Power Lifting, FCCLA, Theater, Forensics, and of course SkillsUSA.