A Local Solution for a Global Problem

Our Team and Board are dedicated to coming alongside our Greater Waupaca Area Neighbors in times of need. Service is our passion and we are ready to connect you with the resources needed for success. 

“not looking to your own interests but each of you to the interests of the others.” – Philippians 2:4

Our Team

Wilma Akright

Executive Director

Wilma Akright joined Foundations for Living in May 2019 after a career in non-profit service that spanned oceans. During her time as Executive Director of FFL, the organization has thrived.



Michael Hall

Assistant Director

After volunteering for 2 years with Foundations for Living, Michael retired from a 15-year career in automotive fixed operations to pursue a full-time career in ministry with Foundations for Living  






Jan Blohm

Client Services

Always willing to help, Jan may be the first person to greet you should you call or stop in at FFL.  Just give it a try and see. Jan is always ready to offer a smile, a cold drink of water, and a warm spirit towards anyone.




Board of Directors

Bev Lewis

Board Chairperson

Deb Schmidt

Board Secretary

Richard Vanman

Board Member

John Black

Board Member

Jim McCarthy

Board Member