Baileys Harbor Community Association.

The Board of Directors shared the results of its 2023 Community Survey at its annual meeting held on October 18, 2023.  Read the survey report here

The Baileys Harbor Community Association (BHCA) was founded in the 1990s and is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit and tax-exempt organization under Federal and State Law.

The purpose of the BHCA is the promotion and advancement of the Baileys Harbor community civic, cultural, economic, educational and environmental activities.

Businesses, as well as full-time and part-time residents, are encouraged to join the Association. We welcome others who enjoy life on the quiet side to support us, too!

Cynde Krowas
Destination Director/Community Coordinator
P.O. Box 31 Baileys Harbor, WI 54202

Current Board of Directors

President: Linda Mattes, Community Representative
Vice President: Sam Nelson, Blacksmith Inn on the Shore

Treasurer: Steve Makovec, Community Representative/BHCA Member
Secretary: Jim Brockman, Community Representative

Board Member: Scott Bennett, Baileys Harbor Fish Market & Grill
Board Member: Kurt Kiefer, Community Representative/BHCA Member
Board Member: Christina Studebaker, Community Representative

Board Member: Bonnie Smith, Farm Market Manager
Board Member: Wayne Scaggs, Community Representative/BHCA Member

(if interested or if looking to become a board member please email

BHCA Board Meeting Agendas and Minutes

Board of Directors Meeting minutes will be posted on this webpage after they are approved by the Board, generally approximately one month after the scheduled meeting.

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Our community wouldn’t be the same without the support of our members. Thank you for making Baileys Harbor the beloved space that it is today.