Wisconsin Child Welfare Professional Development System

Kristin Lampe

Position title: Foster/Adoptive/Relative Caregiver Trainer

Email: lampek@uwm.edu

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

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Kristin Lampe began working for WCWPDS-Milwaukee in 2020 as a foster, adoptive and relative caregiver trainer.  Prior to being full-time, Kristin was an ad hoc trainer for WCWPDS-Milwaukee since 2016.  She worked as a foster care coordinator for Dane County for 8 years where she recruited, trained, and supported foster parents.  She spent three years in Fargo, ND where she worked in public, domestic, and international adoptions.  Returning to Wisconsin, she began working for the NEW Partnership as a training specialist organizing, facilitating, and providing training for child welfare workers and foster parents in the Northeast region of Wisconsin.  From 2012-to 2020, she was a part-time instructor at Northeast Technical College teaching psychology and college preparation courses.  She earned her B.S in Social Work and Psychology and MSSW in Social Work at UW-Madison.