I'm happy to share with you the news from Nadya Fouad, Special Assistant to the Provost for Conflict Resolution, announcing the Ombuds Council members. They are 10 UWM volunteers who have received training to function as a confidential ombuds. They represent a variety of roles and positions at UWM.
The Ombuds Council is designed to help UWM faculty and staff with informal resolution. The Ombuds Council is a neutral, impartial, independent, and confidential resource for employees. Ombuds Council members can assist with helping employees consider a variety of options and help resolve conflicts.
UWM employees can learn more about the Ombuds Council at http://uwm.edu/ombudsman/. They can submit a request for contact at the website, or call 229-4902.
Ombuds Council Members
Angie Ogan, Risk Management Specialist, Environmental Health Safety & Risk Management
Ann Dietrich, Clinical Associate Professor, Health Science & Physical Therapy Program
Benjamin Schneider, Senior Lecturer, English Department
Christine Wolf, Student Services Coordinator, Center for International Education
David Pate, Associate Professor, Department of Social Work
Erik Timmerman, Associate Professor, Department of Communication Studies
Jeanne Wagner, Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Social Work
Kim Garman, Academic Department Manager, Department of Psychology
Laura Glawe, Assistant Vice Chancellor, Communication & Media Relations
Margie Annunson, Assistant Dean, BATO Human Resources
Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs
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