MILWAUKEE TEACHER EDUCATION CENTER

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To Transform Learning Through Effective Teaching

TEACHER CERTIFICATION

Teacher Certification and Special Projects Director

Gretchen Kroll

414.375.0168         gkroll@mteconline.org


Add-On/Extend/Bilingual Program Administrator

Joe Becker

414.375.0259        jbecker@mteconline.org


Admissions Coordinator

Juanita Barnes

414.375.0156         jbarnes@mteconline.org


Teacher Certification Program Coordinator

Shawn Holloway

414.375.2635         sholloway@mteconline.org


Marquette Unviersity Fellow

Mariam Ashour

414.353.3830          mashour@mteconline.org

MEMBERS

Amanda Albert

High School Program Coordinator, College Possible


Eric Andersen

Senior Director-Human Resources, Ascension Health


Eric Andersen

Director of Human Resources, Columbia St. Mary's


Darren Fisher
Founder, CEO, SPEARity

Gil Llanas

Retired, Northwestern Mutual Foundation


Dena Nord
Co-President/Founder, Odvant Creative

John Weigelt

Executive Director, Administrators and Supervisors Council

BOARD PRESIDENT

Dr. John Peterburs

Executive Director, Quarles & Brady LLP


BOARD VICE PRESIDENT

Erica-Nicole Harris

Vice President, Wispark


BOARD SECRETARY

Vacant


BOARD TREASURER

David Gavigan, Vice President Commercial Banking
JP Morgan Chase Bank

MTEC’s Board of Directors is comprised of leaders representing Milwaukee’s education, business, legal, social welfare, and healthcare communities. The role of the MTEC Board of Directors is to provide guidance and leadership to the Milwaukee Teacher Education Center to help us promote our mission and vision.  MTEC is fortunate to have a dynamic and diverse board committed to excellence.  Each member brings unique talents, leadership skills, and experiences that contribute to the strength of MTEC.


Board members are elected for a three-year term.

If you are interested in learning more about our board opportunities,

please contact Dr. Laci Coppins Robbins, Executive Director.

Our board

our vision

our mission

how we do it...

MTEC has certified nearly 2,000 highly qualified teachers through our certification pathways that balance the practical aspects of effective teaching with theory. MTEC's certification programs provide on-the-job coaching support and assessment of progress. MTEC also provides comprehensive, effective, and customized professional development workshops and instructional coaching focused on increasing student learning and closing achievement gaps.

Our model of personalized coaching-into-practice aligned to teaching standards lies at the core of our certification programs and Professional Learning Services. Whether you are an individual seeking initial licensure or a veteran teacher seeking to further your career, you will be provided with a highly qualified mentor to guide and support your professional growth. 

what we do...

Effective teaching empowers learners to develop the knowledge, skills, and attitudes to embrace life-long learning, contribute to the common good as responsible citizens, and succeed in the world of work.

Executive Director

Dr. Laci Coppins Robbins

414.342.1569        lcoppinsrobbins@mteconline.org


BUSINESS SERVICES

Director of Finance and Operations

Cathy Wood

414.973.2354         cwood@mteconline.org


Accounting Specialist

TBD

414.973.2848     


Accounting Specialist
TBD

414.973.2376         


Executive Assistant

Gail Peterson

414.973.2366        gpeterson@mteconline.org


Milwaukee Teacher Education Center (MTEC) is a not-for-profit organization that serves as an innovative, performance-based professional development center that recruits, prepares, supports, and certifies highly qualified teachers for Wisconsin public, charter, and non-public schools. 

Our Team

who we are...