Join us for our Next Meeting

The West Side Association meetings are held on the first Thursday of each month (except July). Regular membership meetings start with a buffet lunch at 11:30 am, a short business meeting at 12:00, with our program ending at 1:00 pm. Each meeting includes a guest speaker with topics ranging from municipal issues to current business development.

Recent speakers include:

  • Tom Buchholz, Project Engineer at Wisconsin DOT
  • Stan Mack II, Superintendent of Oshkosh Area Schools
  • Brenda Hicks-Sorenson, Director of Wisconsin Economic Development Corp.
  • Mark Rohloff, Oshkosh City Manager
  • Rebecca Smith, Tax Manager at Schenck, SC
  • Michael Rust, J.D. Executive Director of Winnebago Conflict Resolution Center
  • Patty Warrenhouven, District Manager, Junior Acheivement
  • Andrew Levitt, Chancellor, UW Oshkosh

Reservations are not required, but we do appreciate knowing if you are a first time visitor to West Side Association. Please email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


2016 Meeting Schedule

Beginning August 4, 2017, West Side Association will meet at LaSure’s Banquet Hall, 3125 S. Washburn, adjacent to the Hawthorn Inn.

January 14, 2016
Annual Meeting


February 4, 2016
Jason White, Executive Director

Greater Oshkosh EDC


March 3, 2016
Beth Wyman, Oshkosh 4 Education

OASD Strategic Plan


April 7, 2016
Sean Fitzgerald, New North B2B

Business Climate in NE Wisconsin


May 5, 2016
Audra Hoy, Executive Director



June 2, 2016
Lt. Wilson, Sgts. Stenson, Gomoll, Oshkosh Police Dept.

Team Policing/Business Watch Programs


August 4, 2016
Greg Pierce, President of Windward Wealth Strategies, and the driving force behind the efforts to bring the Milwaukee Bucks D-League Team to Oshkosh


September 1, 2016
Bill Wyman, new President of Oshkosh Area Community Foundation


October 6, 2016
Mark Rohloff, Oshkosh City Manager