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HIASAA - Highland Community School District 5
Highland Community School District 5
HIASAA - St. Paul Catholic School - Highland, IL
St. Paul Catholic School
HIASAA - Highland Community School District 5
Highland Community School District 5
HIASAA - St. Paul Catholic School - Highland, IL
St. Paul Catholic
School
HIASAA
Highland Illinois Area School Alumni Association
HIASAA
Highland Illinois Area School
Alumni Association
HIASAA
Highland Illinois Area School Alumni Association
HIASAA - Highland Community School District 5
HIASAA - St. Paul Catholic School
Gathering
Gathering
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Staff, Classmates and Alumni
Staff, Classmates and Alumni
2009 HIASAA Hall of Fame Member
Martin Wick - Business
Martin Wick graduated from St. Paul High School in 1937. He earned a law degree from St. Louis University in 1942. Martin then served with the U.S. Army during World War II.

He grew up building pipe organs as a member of the family that founded the Wick’s Organ Company. Martin became president in 1948 upon the death of his father, as his older brother had passed away earlier in the 1940’s. During WWII the company had retooled to manufacture clock and airplane parts, along with their ongoing pipe organ business. These diversifications of the business continued and expanded after the war under Martin’s leadership. Martin was especially interested in the aircraft supply side of the business as he was a licensed pilot. The business branched out further in 1996 adding Wick’s Custom Woods. Wick’s Organ Company is known internationally for it’s quality craftsmanship and service, largely because of the high expectations set forth by Martin Wick.

Martin was one of the founders of the Highland Manufacturer’s Association in the 1960’s. He was a proponent of the “Silver Dollar” project sponsored by the manufacturers in which the local manufacturers made one payroll in silver dollars to highlight the income from manufacturing flowing into the community. Martin enjoyed his work, spending time with his family and being involved with St. Paul Catholic Church. Additionally, he had a keen interest in restoring antique/classic cars and in taking family and friends for rides in restored vehicles.
2017 Inductees
Pat Imming - Arts & Sciences
John "Jack" Cygan - Career Public Service
Dennis Luber - Sports
2016 Inductees
Bruce Case - Arts & Sciences
Tom Ulmet - Career Public Service
Erwin Weder - Business
Jake Odorizzi - Sports
2015 Inductees
Dr. Mark Edwin Frisse - Arts & Sciences
Pat Schwarm - Career Public Service
Otto E. Jakel - Business
2014 Inductees
Dr. Richard Streiff - Arts & Sciences
Jerome Zobrist - Career Public Service
Dennis Rinderer - Public Service
2013 Inductees
Dr. Robert W. Buchheim - Arts & Sciences
Robin McGee - Arts & Sciences
Dr. Carl Ernst - Business
Kevin Hemann - Public Service
2012 Inductees
Melissa Glassmaker - Arts & Sciences
Jerry Dauderman - Business
Brig. Gen. Scott Zobrist - Public Service
2011 Inductees
Allan Killion - Arts & Sciences
David R. Ford - Business
Jay Ward - Sports
Jeanne Baumann Meyer - Public Service
2010 Inductees
Carl Basler - Business
Earl Wirz - Sports
Roland Harris - Public Service
Olin Stratton - At Large
2009 Inductees
Dr. Arlo Landolt - Arts & Sciences
Robert Mueller - Arts & Sciences
Robert Scott Tibbetts - Arts & Sciences
Martin Wick - Business
Jay Boulanger - Business
Terry Riffel - Business
Jennie Kaeser - Public Service
Joe Michaelis - Public Service
Lynn Rehberger - Public Service
2008 Inductees
Brenda (Hemann) Harris - Arts & Sciences
Ron Jacober - Arts & Sciences
Jesse Kamm - Arts & Sciences
Louis Latzer - Business
Ralph Korte - Business
Edwin Frisse - Business
Ed Hilbert - Sports
Darell Bellm - Public Service
Jack Klaus - Public Service
Larry "Biddy" Essenpreis - Public Service
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