Gregory M. Wesley, JD

Senior VP, Strategic Alliances and Business Development

Teaching: Leading Beyond Expertise

Participants will gain a deeper understanding of how to broaden your skills and network, in order to develop as a more impactful leader

“Forward 48 is tangibly promoting and advancing the importance of intergenerational 

leadership opportunities for the benefit of Milwaukee long term.” – Greg Wesley

Since joining MCW in November 2016, Mr. Wesley has acted as a key strategic leader, ambassador and advisor for MCW, and is responsible for ensuring the execution of MCW’s strategic initiatives and projects through established and emerging partnerships.

Mr. Wesley seeks to nurture, deepen and create relationships with strategic partners, burgeoning enterprises and alliances, and others that support and create opportunities for MCW’s long-term growth in Milwaukee, Madison and communities partnered with its regional campuses in Green Bay and Wausau.

Mr. Wesley currently serves on the Board of Directors for MHS Health Wisconsin, Milwaukee World Festival, Inc., the Greater Milwaukee Committee, the YMCA of Metropolitan Milwaukee, Teach for America Milwaukee, Versiti, Inc., among others.

He is a trustee of the Greater Milwaukee Foundation and the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Milwaukee, and a Milwaukee County supplemental court commissioner. Additionally, Mr. Wesley serves on the local advisory boards of First Midwest Bank and J P Cullen Construction.

Mr. Wesley is a fellow of the Wisconsin Law Foundation and has been regularly recognized by The Best Lawyers in America©. He is a former member of the Wisconsin State Bar Blue Ribbon Task Force on Diversity, former Chair of the National Bar Association Commercial Law Section Executive Committee, and a past member of the National Bar Association Board of Governors.