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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!"

  • Associate Director
    Phone: (608) 257-1655

    "Literacy is the foundation to achieving your goals, no matter what your path in life. I’m honored to be part of a team working to support literacy learners across Wisconsin as they improve their lives, strengthen our communities and celebrate the beauty in diversity."

  • Development Director
    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.”

  • Director of Finance and Administration
    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!"

  • 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."

Regional Literacy Staff

Wisconsin Literacy members enjoy the benefits of Regional Literacy Consultants and Regional Community Coordinators. They 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 Literacy Consultant
    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."

  • Virtual Math Instructor

    "Literacy is the cornerstone of learning."

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."

  • Project Manager
    Phone: (608) 571-4296

    “Health literacy is key to improved health outcomes and a better quality of life. It is a privilege to be able to work on projects that empower people to protect their health and the health of their families.”

  • Vaccine Community Outreach Project Manager
    Phone: (608) 257-1655 ext. 5

    "Working in health literacy is so rewarding for me because it combines so many things that are important to me. Reading and understanding are very important to a successful life but so is being able to understand health information so one can advocate for one’s health and the health of one’s family. Having this education and knowledge is central to equity and social justice."

  • Project Manager
    Phone: (608) 257-1655 ext. 6

    "At Wisconsin Literacy, I get opportunities to make systematic changes to improve health equity, empowering communities with the tools they need to make informed decisions about their health. I am honored to work for an organization that views health literacy as a critical foundation for leading a healthy life."

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