Wisconsin Child Welfare Professional Development System

Staff Directory

Lea Alexander

Position title: Business Manager

Email: alexandl@uwm.edu

Phone: (414)964-7411

Patty Baker

Position title: Foster/Adoptive/Relative Caregiver Training Program Manager

Email: bakerp@uwm.edu

Phone: (414) 659-4351

MEGAN BALTZ

Position title: Out-of-Home Care Training Coordinator

Email: megan.baltz@wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 890-3678

Johanna Barkei

Position title: Curriculum and Instruction Manager

Email: barkei@uwm.edu

Phone: (414) 964-1328

Ashley Barlow

Position title: Home Visiting Professional Development Specialist

Email: barlow@uwm.edu

Phone: (414) 251-5773

Hannah Bounds

Position title: Materials Production Coordinator

Email: hbounds@wisc.edu

Kelli Bowe

Position title: Worker Ongoing Training Manager

Email: kjbowe@wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 514-6543

Micaela Broetzmann

Position title: Worker Foundation Trainer

Email: broetzmann@wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 514-6611

Julie R. Brown

Position title: Director of WCWPDS-Milwaukee and Principal Investigator

Email: jrbrown@uwm.edu

Phone: (414) 964-7412

Julie Cherney

Position title: Curriculum Editor/Office Assistant

Email: office@wcwpds.wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 890-3965

Andrea Cleland

Position title: Safety Trainer

Email: acleland@wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 890-4605

Ericka Copeland-Malone

Position title: Communication and Instruction Specialist

Email: yafaye@uwm.edu

Elizabeth Diez

Position title: Business Services

Email: ebdiez@wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 263-4718

Lindsay Ebben

Position title: Youth Justice Trainer

Email: campbellebbe@wisc.edu

Kim Eithun

Position title: Special Initiatives Coordinator

Email: keithun@wisc.edu

Phone: (608)265-1417

Jenny Fahy

Position title: Organizational Improvement Facilitator

Email: jlfahy@wisc.edu

Phone: (608)263-6115

Jen Filz

Position title: Instructional Designer

Email: jfilz@wisc.edu

David Foley

Position title: Curriculum and Instruction Manager

Email: foleyd@uwm.edu

Taylor Fote

Position title: Graphic Designer and Web Editor/Designer

Email: tfote@wisc.edu

Joseph Franklin

Position title: Customer Service Coordinator

Email: franklij@uwm.edu

Phone: (414) 964-7397

Jen Gundry

Position title: Technical Integration Engineer

Email: Jennifer.gundry@wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 890-3621

Heather Halonie

Position title: Associate Director for Intertribal Child Welfare Specialist

Email: halonie@wisc.edu

Phone: (715) 416-3535

Jennifer Heil

Position title: Assistant Director

Email: jheil@wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 514-6655

Victoria (Vicki) Heling

Position title: Worker Foundation Trainer

Email: vheling@wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 514-6668

Becki Hietpas

Position title: Worker Foundation Trainer

Email: rlhietpas@wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 381-3360

Colin Holden

Position title: Instructional Design Program Manager

Email: cholden@wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 220-7147

Jade Johnson

Position title: Foster/Adoptive/Relative Caregiver Trainer

Email: johns745@uwm.edu

Phone: 414.251.6333

Kim Kelly

Position title: OE Facilitator

Email: kimberly.j.kelly@wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 890-4614

Connie Koebke

Position title: Worker Foundation Trainer and Development Manager

Email: connie.koebke@wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 514-6683

Kristin Lampe

Position title: Foster/Adoptive/Relative Caregiver Trainer

Email: lampek@uwm.edu

Phone: (414) 251- 9012 or (414) 964-7400​

Nicki Laudolff

Position title: Youth Justice Curriculum Coordinator

Email: nllaudolff@wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 263-0168

Marta Magnuson

Position title: Instructional Design Manager

Email: magnuson@uwm.edu

Phone: (414) 964-7318

Jillian Marx-Wenig

Position title: Administrative Operations Manager

Email: jmmarx@uwm.edu

Phone: (414) 964-5054

Lynn Matzke

Position title: Registration System Support Specialist

Email: matzke@uwm.edu

Phone: (414) 964-7406

Erin Nasgovitz

Position title: Safety Coaching Specialist

Email: enasgovitz@wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 509-8549

Patricia Parker

Position title: Curriculum and Instruction Manager

Email: parkerp@uwm.edu

Phone: (414) 964-7407

Bonnie Phernetton

Position title: Home Visiting National Model Specialist – Healthy Families

Email: phernett@uwm.edu

Phone: (262) 923-6297

Christy Pomerening

Position title: Business Manager

Email: pomerening@wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 890-0976

Dion Racks

Position title: Child Welfare Program Manager

Email: dmracks@uwm.edu

Phone: (414) 964-7304

Gloria E. Rathkamp

Position title: Senior Financial Specialist

Email: rathkamg@uwm.edu

Phone: (414) 964-7409

Stephanie Reilly

Position title: Associate Director

Email: sjreilly@wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 514-6692

Mateja Schuck

Position title: Training Support Coordinator

Email: training@wcwpds.wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 262-3519

Karen Schultz

Position title: Financial Specialist

Email: schultkm@uwm.edu

Phone: 414-251-6763

Wendy Schwalbe

Position title: PAT Model Specialist

Email: schwalbw@uwm.edu

Phone: 414-315-7357

Amy Smith

Position title: Safety Curriculum Manager

Email: aesmith9@wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 263-2367

Chineva Smith

Position title: Instructional Design Specialist

Email: smithcl@uwm.edu

Darin Smith

Position title: WCWPDS Executive Director

Email: dsmith27@wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 890-2338

Ellen Smith

Position title: Principal Investigator - UW-Madison

Email: ellen.smith@wisc.edu

Kelly Smithback

Position title: CQI Research Analyst and Facilitator

Email: Kelly.Smithback@wisc.edu

Phone: 608-263-6148

Tammy Snortum

Position title: Leadership Training Manager

Email: tsnortum@wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 514-6738

Staci Sontoski

Position title: Home Visiting Professional Development Manager

Email: sontoski@uwm.edu

Phone: (414) 964-7399

Renée Spielbauer

Position title: Curriculum and Instruction Manager

Email: rspiel@uwm.edu

Phone: (414)251-9358

Laura C. Squire

Position title: Operations Program Associate

Email: Lcsquire@uwm.edu

Phone: 414-251-7483

Merrisa Touray

Position title: Leadership Trainer and Project Manager

Email: mmtouray@wisc.edu

Phone: 608-514-5321

Deb Turnell

Position title: Curriculum Specialist

Email: dturnell@wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 265-6468

Amy Weber

Position title: Curriculum and Instruction Manager

Email: weberamy@uwm.edu

Phone: 414-840-3658

Quinn Wilder

Position title: Foster/Adoptive/Relative Caregiver Trainer

Email: qwild@uwm.edu

Susie Wirka

Position title: Training Support Specialist

Email: wirka@uwm.edu

Phone: (414) 964-7400

Richelle Zimmerman

Position title: Worker Foundation Trainer

Email: rpzimmerman@wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 514-6760