Green Bay, Wis.—The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Foundation Board of Directors recently named alumnus Michael Strohschein ‘92 (Business Administration) as a new trustee to the Phoenix Real Estate Foundation.
Before focusing on commercial real estate brokerage and development with Management Enterprises, Strohschein was President & CFO for Coldwell Banker Real Estate Group, Inc. from 1999 to 2015. Coldwell Banker Real Estate Group is nationally ranked as one of the top 100 Real Estate companies in the country. Key areas of focus included mergers and acquisitions, corporate economic strategies, financial analysis, and property management.
Strohschein holds his Real Estate Brokers license. Prior to joining Coldwell Banker, he was the senior financial analyst with Humana Health Insurance in De Pere and was an accountant with the CPA firm of Wipfli Ullrich Bertelson in Green Bay.
He has served as a board member and is actively involved with Junior Achievement of the Fox Cities. He was named to the Top 20 Young emerging leaders in the United States in Real Estate Management by Coldwell Banker Corporation. Strohschein served on two national panels helping set the scene for real estate advancement including RealTrends Brokers Council which tracks, reports, and guides future real estate leaders.
Involved in commercial real estate and development projects for many years in the Green Bay area, Strohschein enjoyed a positive experience as a UW-Green Bay student, has a fondness for the University, and is interested in giving back through board service.
About the Phoenix Real Estate Foundation
The Phoenix Real Estate Foundation, LLC’S mission is to acquire, manage, lease, and dispose of real property to assist in fulfilling the educational and charitable mission of the UW-Green Bay Foundation.
About the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay
The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay is a comprehensive public institution offering undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs to more than 8,700 students with campus locations in Green Bay, Marinette, Manitowoc and Sheboygan. Established in 1965 on the border of Green Bay, the University and its campuses are centers of cultural enrichment, innovation and learning. The Green Bay campus is home to one of the Midwest’s most prolific performing arts centers, a nationally recognized 4,000-seat student recreation center, D-I athletics, an award-winning nine-hole golf course and a five-mile recreational trail and arboretum, which is free and open to the public. This four-campus University transforms lives and communities through student-focused teaching and research, innovative learning opportunities, powerful connections and a problem-solving approach to education. UW-Green Bay’s main campus is centrally located, close to both the Door County resort area and the dynamic economies of Northeast Wisconsin, the Fox Valley region and the I-43 corridor. UW-Green Bay offers in-demand programs in science, engineering and technology; business; health, education and social welfare; and arts, humanities and social sciences. For more information, visit www.uwgb.edu.