During the
Legislative Session

Lobbying Principals

2013-2014 Legislative Session
March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation
Principal Name: March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation
Business Or Interest: Primary support is obtained through individual donations, corporate sponsorships, and non-governmental foundation funds. The industry with which the March of Dimes shares a common interest is healthcare - specifically maternal and child health (MCH). Other industries and professions include research institutions addressing the MCH population; neonatal, perinatal, pediatric, and obstetric health professionals and associations; governmental and non-governmental health and human services entities; and families of all newborns in Wisconsin.
Lobbying Interests: Immunizations/Pertussis (whooping cough); Critical Congenital Heart Disease (CCHD) Screening; Access to healthcare for women of childbearing age, infants, and children; Birth Defects Registry; Institutional concerns for tax-exempt organizations.
Title: State Director of Programs, Advocacy, and Government Affairs
Contact Name: Maureen Kartheiser
Address: 5225 N. Ironwood Rd., Suite 200
City, State, Zip: Milwaukee, WI 53217
Phone: (414) 203-3118
Fax: (414) 778-3503