Raised in a "blue collar family" in Bancroft, Wisconsin, Dave Wanichek went on to graduate from Tri-County High School in Plainfield in 1996. Not long thereafter, Dave followed in his father's and brother's footsteps and began his career in the paper industry by accepting a position with Consolidated Papers in Wisconsin Rapids in 1998. That decision would later take him to the mill in Whiting, Wisconsin, and in 2007, the mill in Stevens Point where he currently works today in the shipping department.

Dave lives in Plainfield with his beautiful wife, Trudy. Together they have six children, four daughters, two sons, two dogs and two cats. Dave is also an active member with the Pontiac-Oakland Club International. He was also co-founder and is an officer of the POCI 2+2 Specialty Chapter. One of his greatest achievements was the founding of Plainfield Pontiac Rescue LLC where he salvages parts from classic Pontiacs to assist other enthusiasts in getting there classics back on the road all over the world. He is also a pancreatic cancer advocate. Participating in fundraising events such as PurpleStride which is held once a year in Madison and Milwaukee in honor of his mother, aunt, and grandmother whom he had lost to this horrible disease.  

"A 9% survival rate is unacceptable. Pancreatic cancer patients deserve more moments that matter."                                                                                                   -Pancreatic Cancer Action Network

  • Member of National Association of Realtors (NAR)
  • Member of Wisconsin Realtors Association (WRA)
  • Member of Central Wisconsin Board of Realtors (CWBR)
  • Member of Central Wisconsin Multiple Listing Service (MLS) 
  • Active Pancreatic Cancer Advocate 
  • Active Member of Pontiac-Oakland Club International (POCI)
  • Co-founder and Officer of the POCI 2+2 Specialty Chapter
  • Small Business Owner (Plainfield Pontiac Rescue LLC)
  • Married with four daughters and two sons



My recent transactions

5597 Connor Street
5597 Connor Street
Auburndale, WI
Sold Price: $190,000
3 bd | 2 full ba | 1 half ba
Sold by First Weber Realtors
5597 Connor Street