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O'Melia, Schiek & McEldowney, S.C. Attorneys at Law

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Jo Bishop, Accounts Manager / Bookkeeper

Jo has over 25 years in the legal profession.  She attended Nicolet Area Technical College following graduation from Rhinelander High School.  Jo began her employment with the O'Melia, Schiek & McEldowney firm in 1991, as a legal assistant, and is now the Accounts Manager / Bookkeeper for the firm.  She enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling, camping, gardening, volleyball, and skiing.

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Deb Wolter, Legal Assistant

Deb was born and raised in northern Wisconsin, graduating from Lakeland Union High School and Nicolet Area Technical College.  She began working in the legal profession in 1984 as part of the Korth, Rodd, Mouw, Mustacci & Vocke firm, working for Ed Mouw until the merger with O'Melia, Schiek & McEldowney, S.C. in 2007.  Deb is the legal assistant for Amy O’Melia and Lawrence Wiesneske.  She enjoys camping, gardening, traveling, and spending time with friends and family, especially her grandchildren.

Linda Koneman, Receptionist/Legal Secretary

Linda has been in customer service for over 30 years. She has been in Northern Wisconsin since 1989. Graduated from D.C. Everest High School and Nicolet College. She began working for O'Melia, Schiek & McEldowney, S.C. in August 2018 as a Receptionist/Legal Secretary. She enjoys hiking, fishing, gardening, and spending time with her dogs, as well as, family and friends.

Linda Koneman Deb-Wolter

Gwen Harron

Born a Hoosier, Gwen easily transformed to a Badger when she and her parents moved to Rib Lake during her freshman year of high school. She earned her BSE and MSE from UW-Whitewater and served most of her teaching career as a literacy specialist until she, her husband, and their retired sled dog relocated to the Rhinelander area. Gwen eagerly began working as a legal assistant to John F. O'Melia and Todd R. McEldowney in June 2018. She is a loyal Packer fan and an avid cross-country skier, snowshoer, road and mountain biker and sea kayaker. She also enjoys tent camping and participating in land sports.

Gwen Harron Jo Bishop