Wisconsin Child Welfare Professional Development System

Lea Alexander

Position title: Finance Manager

Email: alexandl@uwm.edu

Phone: (414)964-7411

Lea Alexander

Lea Alexander joined the MCWP team in 2017 and serves as the Finance Manager. She has more than 20 years of experience supporting organizations in higher education with prior work experience in grant management, budget and finance management, student affairs, academic affairs and accreditation. Her interests include trauma informed care, long term effects of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs), and applying Lean processes to educational organizations. She served as a Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) for a child in the welfare system in Cook County IL. She completed her BA in History and MS in Educational Administration at UW-Madison and has taken graduate courses in adult learning.