Learn a little more about Kimberly:
My name is Kimberly Sawyer (parents are John & Jackie Sawyer) and I am from Egg Harbor, WI in Door County. I am a Senior at St. Norbert College in De Pere majoring in Business-Finance with a minor in Spanish and I will graduate in May 2009.
I am the starting left-fielder for the St. Norbert College Softball Team. I was crowned Miss Door County 2008 in February of 2008 and will give up crown in February of 2009. My platform as Miss DC is Give Blood, Save a Life. I also enjoy volunteering with the American Red Cross Lakeland Chapter.
Thank you to our major sponsors for Dancing with Our Stars. Gagon Clay Products and Nicolet National Bank. Our Media partners included WBAY and WIXX. Thank you to DanceSport for their support in training our celebs and for providing their dance partners.
- George Graphos, Chief Meteorologist, WBAY
- Cami Rapson, 5,6,10pm News Anchor, WBAY
- Average Joe, 2pm-6pm Air Staff, WIXX
- Kramer Rock, Owner, Temployment Inc.
- Kimberly Sawyer, 2008 Miss Door County and Red Cross Volunteer
- Tracy Reinhart, Owner, Rummele’s Jewelers
- Paul Jadin, President, Green Bay Area Chamber of Commerce
- Jane Jadin, Realtor, Mark Olejniczak Realty
- Tonya Toonen, Toonen Properties
- Scott King, Senior Vice President, Commercial Banking Manager, Nicolet Bank
Also donating their time to entertain: Bill Jartz, Anchor, WBAY as our celebrity MC and Frank Hermans, of Let Me Be Frank Productions as our dance commentary comedian.
The American Red Cross Lakeland Chapter announces “Dancing with OUR Stars” Fundraising event. This first time event will be held Sunday, February, 22, 2009 at the Riverside Ballroom beginning at 5:00pm.
There will be TEN celebrity dancers participating in this fundraising event. Celebrities will be trained in two ballroom dances by DanceSport of Green Bay under the direction of Janet Gollnick, former Midwest Champion. Their dance partners will be accomplished and skilled college-aged dancers from DanceSport.
Winner of the dancing trophy will be the dancer who scores best on the dance floor and who is supported by public vote. Votes will be in the form of dollars donated in support of the star dancer, both at the Dancing with OUR stars event and dollars pledged in the name of the dancer prior to Februray 22.
We are honored to have Ivan Seleznev of New York City, an eight time Russian champion, Rebecca Messenger, nationally acclaimed Ballroom Judge and Dan Messenger, former National Champion and Ballroom Judge both of Milwaukee.
All proceeds for the event go to support local programs and services for the American Red Cross Lakeland Chapter. If you would like to attend this first time event please call 920-468-8535.
Tickets: $40.00 per person or corporate table of ten for $500.00