University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities

Julie Schears, BA

Julie Schears, BA

Outreach Specialist, Waisman Center
University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (UCEDD)

Contact Information

Waisman Center, Rm S101F
UW Madison
1500 Highland Avenue
Madison, WI 53705
(608) 265-2063
(608) 265-3441 (fax)

The journey to my current position has included a double major at the UW-Madison in Communication Arts and English, working as a "Traffic Manager" for a marketing firm, and managing at a book store. A consistent thread in my life has been the desire to be a part of positive efforts in our community. I have enjoyed this through volunteer work at non-profit agencies, women's organizations, animal shelters and libraries. Through my position at the Waisman Center, I am able to combine my desire to support our community with work that creates constant opportunities to be a part of local, statewide, and national teams. As Data Coordinator for NIRs I train nationally and work locally to report grant information. Across projects at the Waisman Center I also get to join in both Support Staff and Management Staff committee meetings, support grant applications, and manage media.

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