About Us

The Quiet Lakes Improvement Association is known officially as the “Teal, Lost Land, and Ghost Lakes Improvement Association, Inc.” Our Mission: To provide a forum for communication that fosters support and volunteer action to maintain ecosystem integrity, good water quality, good fishing, and aesthetically pleasing recreational experiences in Teal, Lost Land, & Ghost lakes.

To read our Bylaws, click on the bold blue link below:

QLIA Bylaws Revised 2014

Officers and Executive Committee as of 7/20/2021:

Steve Fiala, Director at Large
Norm Bratteig, President
Kim Phelps, Vice President
Perry Cowan, Treasurer
Carolyn Ascher, Secretary

Program Leaders as of 7/20/2019:

Aquatic Invasive Species Management and Eco-Harvester Operations Supervisor – Norm Bratteig 715-462-3374

Water Quality Monitoring – Michelle Keil (Program Coordinator and Lost Land Lake Monitor) 715-462-3422

Water Quality Monitoring – Carol Jarzina (Teal Lake Monitor) 715-462-4215

Shoreland Habitat Enhancement and Navigation Safety – John Grady 715-462-4890

Fishery Management –

Project Loon Watch – Gail Nicholson (Program Coordinator and Lost Land Lake Loon Ranger) Winter: 1-512-323-0007; Summer: 715-462-9908

Project Loon Watch – Rita Capes (Teal Lake Loon Ranger) 715-462-3624