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Wisconsin Literacy Staff

  • Executive Director
    Phone: (608) 257-1655 ext. 1

    "To help people reach their full potential through literacy is a privilege. Imagine the unknown potential that is lost if we don't help others discover what they are truly capable of!"

  • Fund Development Manager
    Phone: (608) 257-1655 ext.4

    “Literacy is an extraordinary journey and opens up a world of possibilities for not just the individual, but for their families as well. It’s an honor to work with colleagues who are devoting their lives to teaching and inspiring this critical life skill.”

  • Data and Communications Manager
    Phone: (608) 257-1655 ext.3

    "Everyday I get to be part of the transformative power of the written word. I hear and share stories about how accessing literacy opens doors to new possibilities and leads to a better life."

  • Financial Manager
    Phone: (608) 257-1655

    "I feel fortunate to work each day with a dedicated staff who support the champions of adult literacy – the men and women who work every day to achieve things that they never dreamed possible!"

Regional Literacy Consultants

Wisconsin Literacy members enjoy the benefits of Regional Literacy Consultants. These consultants help Wisconsin Literacy provide support services (including individual consulting) to new and existing literacy programs in their respective regions of the state.

  • Northeast Regional Literacy
    Phone: (920) 212-1649
    Office in: Milwaukee

    "Everyone should have access to the worlds of imagination, information and opportunity literacy connects us to."

  • Southeast Regional Literacy Consultant
    Phone: (262) 930-3465
    Office in: Racine

    "Giving someone the gift of literacy is my highest calling. My job enables lots of others to provide these gifts to individuals wanting to improve their lives."

  • Southwest/South Central Regional Literacy Consultant
    Phone: (608) 205-8569
    Office in: Madison

    "Adult education has had a tremendous impact on my own family. I feel fortunate to work in an agency whose work benefits families all over our state."

  • Northwest Regional Community Coordinator
    Phone: (715) 513-6393
    Office in: Eau Claire

    "The ability to read is a right that should be available to everyone. I feel grateful to work in an organization that works to help people to reach their literacy goals. Literacy opens up a world of opportunities."

  • North Central Regional Community Coordinator
    Phone: (715) 571-0223
    Office: Merrill

    “I believe literacy is critical not just for an individual but for the community as well."

Wisconsin Health Literacy

Wisconsin Health Literacy, a division of Wisconsin Literacy, raises awareness of the importance of health literacy and fosters better communication between health care consumers and health care providers. 

  • Health Literacy Director
    Phone: (608) 257-1655 ext. 2

    "Health literacy and education are vital components of health equity. I love working in an environment that creates systematic changes which allow everyone in the community to feel valued and thrive."

  • Associate Director
    Phone: (608) 257-1655 ext.5

    "I've always had a strong sense of social justice and health equity is a key component. Working on health literacy projects that help improve health equity is incredibly rewarding."

  • Health Communications Specialist
    Phone: (608) 257-1655 ext.6

    “To help others live well is the most rewarding gift. Health literacy allows us to achieve this by learning and putting our understanding into action. It’s those actions that lead to positive health outcomes and why I love the work I do.”

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