Conductor Wannabe Campaign 2018

Congratulations! The winners of the La Crosse Symphony Orchestra’s Conductor Wannabe Contest are: 1st place Roz Schnick representing Gundersen Medical Foundation’s Hospice Program who raised an amazing $19,000 and 2nd place Chuck Berendes representing Shelter Development who raised $7,849.  Four other contestants were vying for these top two positions, they are:  Scott Mihalovic / La Crosse Public Education Foundation, Amy Stodola / HorseScense for Special Riders, Nick Ragner / Salvation Army and Adam Weissenberger / Trane Park Project & Freedom Honor Flight La Crosse.

Together, the six contestants raised $49,217. $24,608.50 going to the LSO and $24,608.50 will be spilt accordingly between the six candidates chosen charities.

1st place winner – Roz Schnick

 

Runner-up, Chuck Berendes and 1st place winner, Roz Schnick with Maestro Alexander Platt
Contestant Charity Total Raised Charity Total
Chuck Berendes Shelter Development 7,849 3,924.50
Scott Mihalovic La Crosse Public Education Foundation 7,442 3,721
Nick Ragner The Salvation Army 5,039 2,519.50
Roz Schnick Gundersen Medical Foundation’s Hospice Program 19,000 9,500
Amy Stodola HorseScense for Special Riders 6,232 3,116
Adam Weissenberger Trane Park Project / Freedom Honor Flight La Crosse 3,655 1,827.50 / 913.75 each