Christine A. Toson, CCE

President, CEO

Christie offers extensive, hands-on experience in sales, management and strategic growth of cemeteries and company growth and success. In her current capacity, Christie is responsible to ensure performance objectives are achieved, corporate growth initiatives are realized, and clients are extremely satisfied with all projects provided by her team.



Zachary Rasmussen, AIA NCARB

Manager of Design, Precast and Construction

Project Managing Architect and head of Tribute Design Systems. Zach oversees all aspects of client, consultant and contractor contact as it relates to design and document production within Tribute Design Systems.



Clyde Rupnow

Director of Building and Grounds

Clyde’s function is to directly oversee cemetery operations, including all facilities, equipment, grounds maintenance and safety across the company. In addition to having owned his own cemetery, he has managed several other locations throughout the Midwest.


Kim Krieg, CPA

Accounting Manager

Kim manages our corporate accounting function, which is responsible for preparation of financial statements, monitoring trust accounts, overseeing cemetery client accounts and coordinating data impact from multiple client and company locations.


Matt Benson

Director of Client Development

In his position, Matt will be developing additional markets for company’s precast and design divisions, serving the Eastern and Southern part of the United States as well as expanding to other international markets.


Daiga Ancane

Marketing and Administrative Coordinator

Daiga is responsible for all Tribute marketing including graphic design and communications, website maintenance, social media and trade show coordination.  She is also happy and willing to pitch in with tasks to help others in the office.


Kevin Baumgartner

Plant Manager – Tribute Precast Systems

Kevin runs operations for Tribute’s Precast facilities in Freeport, Illinois.  Meticulous in nature, Kevin runs a tight facility which focuses on continuous process improvement, quality and safety.


Matthew Weible

Plant Manager – Tribute Precast Systems

Matt oversees operations at Tribute Precast’s Ashley, Indiana facility.


Miguel Soto

Architectural Designer

Miguel is responsible for the design and detailing of construction drawings and the administration of projects under the supervision of the managing architect. Miguel’s knowledge and interest in precast concrete structures enhances his skill sets within the Tribute Companies as he works closely with Tribute’s precast concrete facilities in Illinois and Indiana.


John Trojan

Project Manager / Construction Superintendent

John is responsible for bidding and estimating new construction, renovation and expansion projects as well as traveling throughout the United States to manage and supervise construction projects with the Tribute team of installation specialists.


Adriane Feltz

General Ledger Account

Adriane is responsible for month-end account closing activities and reconciliations, maintaining general ledger accounts and preparing journal entries, as well as generating and distributing account management reports on monthly basis.



Dana Prodoehl


Dana is responsible for processing payroll for the six Tribute branch companies located in three states, payroll taxes, and invoicing for Tribute Precast Systems.


Joan Bohl

Accounts Payable

Joan is responsible for tracking and processing all invoices for the six Tribute branch companies.


David Line

General Sales Manager

David is responsible for driving Pre-Need sales at our Wausau, Green Bay and Milwaukee cemetery locations as well as ensuring that all sales counselors maintain appropriate follow up with all families who have property at our parks.

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