Wisconsin Child Welfare Professional Development System

Cindy Muhar

Position title: Professional Development Specialist

Email: cmmuhar@uwm.edu

Phone: (414) 964-7402

Cynthia Muhar has worked as an educator/trainer of diverse groups, for over 20 years. She has worked in both urban and suburban communities teaching human sexuality, parenting, communication skills, leadership development, team-building, and professional development for family support workers. Her current focus is on childhood developmental screening with the Ages and Stages Questionnaire screening tools and Poverty Awareness for Community Engagement (PACE). Cynthia is a Professional Development Specialist for the Milwaukee Child Welfare Partnership through UW Milwaukee’s Helen Bader School of Social Welfare. She has a bachelor’s degree in Communication and a master’s Degree in Education, Curriculum and Instruction.