Contact Us

(414) 229-5384 (phone)
(414) 229-2437 (fax)

Our street address:
UWM Children’s Learning Center
2025 E. Newport Ave, Rm. 1606
Milwaukee, WI 53211

Our mailing address:
UWM Children’s Learning Center
P.O. Box 413, NWQ-C, Rm. 1606
Milwaukee, WI 53201

Our school bus pick-up/drop-off address:
UWM Children’s Learning Center
2100 E. Hartford Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53211

The telephone system in the Children’s Learning Center consists of a central phone at the reception desk and a phone in each classroom. You may find yourself needing to contact someone regarding a specific question or concern — please contact one of the staff listed below; the Center’s phone number and their email address are also listed. Administrative personnel are listed first (professional staff listed before student staff), then professional classroom personnel, starting with infant, then toddler, preschool, and lastly, kindergarten/school-age.

Center Emails:

Questions about your bill? Email childrenscenter-billing@uwm.edu.

If you have questions regarding your child’s submitted enrollment application and/or records/forms, please email childrecords@uwm.edu.

To follow up on a student employment application or for general HR inquiries, please email childrenscenter-staffrecords@uwm.edu.

Administrative Personnel

Liz SmithDirectorChildren's Learning Center(414) 229-5384essmith@uwm.eduNorthwest Quadrant, Bldg. C 1606

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Shari VinluanAssociate DirectorChildren's Learning Center414-229-5384svinluan@uwm.eduNorthwest Quad Bldg. C 1606

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Laura KosteretzFamily Services CoordinatorUWM Children's Learning Center(414) 229-5384lauralk2@uwm.eduNorthwest Quadrant, Bldg. C 1606

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Kathe LerarioOffice Manager (answers website questions)Children's Learning Center(414) 229-5384klerario@uwm.eduNorthwest Quadrant, Bldg. C 1606

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Rona WolfeSocial Justice EducatorChildren's Learning Center(414) 229-5384rkwolfe@uwm.eduNorthwest Quad Bldg. C 1606

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Laura KucharskiStaff Training Records CoordinatorChildren's Learning Center(414) 229-5384kucharsk@uwm.eduNorthwest Quadrant, Bldg. C 1606

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Emily PunzelFlex Lead EducatorChildren's Learning Center(414) 229-5384eapunzel@uwm.eduNorthwest Quadrant, Bldg. C 1606

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Rachel KubczakStudent Parent Success Program ManagerStudent Parent Success Program414-251-5955vanderw7@uwm.eduNorthwest Quad Bldg. C 1606

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Abby SchroederReceptionist (student staff)Children's Learning Center(414) 229-5384schro525@uwm.eduNorthwest Quadrant C 1606

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Sam KnutsenReceptionist (student staff)Children's Learning Center(414) 229-5384sknutsen@uwm.eduNorthwest Quad Bldg. C 1606

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Olivia FullerReceptionist (student staff)Children's Learning Center(414) 229-5384omfuller@uwm.eduNWQ, Bldg. C 1606

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Sydney FranksSupply/Purchasing Coord. & receptionist (student staff)Children's Learning Center(414) 229-5384smfranks@uwm.eduNorthwest Quad Bldg. C 1606

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Kate ReversStaff Records Assistant & receptionist (student staff)Children's Learning Center(414) 229-5384kjrevers@uwm.eduNorthwest Quadrant C 1606

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Infant

Jen EsselstromAssistant DirectorUWM Children's Learning Center(414) 229-5384jmkroll@uwm.eduNWQ, Building C 1606

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Peyton WellsLead Educator, Ivy RoomUWM Children's Learning Center(414) 229-5384plwells@uwm.eduNWQ, Bldg. C 1606

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Ellen JacobLead Educator, Lilac RoomChildren's Learning Center(414) 229-5384esdanner@uwm.eduNorthwest Quadrant, Bldg. C 1606

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Katie RutterLead Educator, Daffodil RoomChildren's Learning Center(414) 229-5384jeffrie8@uwm.eduNorthwest Quadrant, Bldg. C 1606

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Jenny ProeberLead Educator, Snowdrop RoomChildren's Learning Center(414) 229-5384eisner@uwm.eduNorthwest Quadrant, Bldg. C 1606

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Regan ClarkLead Educator, Sunflower RoomUWM Children's Learning Center(414) 229-5384clark423@uwm.eduNWQ, Bldg. C 1606

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Toddler

Kira HartleyAssistant DirectorChildren's Learning Center(414) 229-5384bachrodt@uwm.eduNorthwest Quadrant, Bldg. C 1606

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Anna WiekerLead Educator, Dragonfly RoomChildren's Learning Center(414) 229-5384alwieker@uwm.eduNorthwest Quadrant, Bldg. C 1606

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Jenny PolingLead Educator, Firefly RoomChildren's Learning Center(414) 229-5384jguthrie@uwm.eduNorthwest Quadrant, Bldg. C 1606

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Sydney SaylesLead Educator, Cricket RoomChildren's Learning Center(414) 229-5384sjsayles@uwm.eduNorthwest Quadrant, Bldg. C 1606

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Leah KavanaughLead Educator, Grasshopper RoomChildren's Learning Center(414) 229-5384ljb2@uwm.eduNorthwest Quadrant, Bldg. C 1606

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Jennifer TobinLead Educator, Monarch RoomChildren's Learning Center(414) 229-5384jtobin@uwm.eduNorthwest Quadrant, Bldg. C 1606

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Kylie FinchLead Educator, Luna RoomChildren's Learning Center(414) 229-5384finchkc@uwm.eduNWQ, Bldg. C 1606

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Chrissy BoehmLead Educator, Buttercup RoomChildren's Learning Center(414) 229-5384boehmc@uwm.eduNorthwest Quadrant, Bldg. C 1606

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Priscilla ParsonLead Educator, Daisy RoomChildren's Learning Center(414) 229-5384parson@uwm.eduNorthwest Quad Bldg. C 1606

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Kaitlyn JohnsLead Educator, Cedar RoomChildren's Learning Center(414) 229-5384kejohns@uwm.eduNWQ Bldg C 1606

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Preschool

Kira HartleyAssistant DirectorUWM Children's Learning Center(414) 229-5384bachrodt@uwm.eduNorthwest Quadrant C 1606

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Carol ButchartLead Educator, Oak RoomChildren's Learning Center(414) 229-5384carol@uwm.eduNorthwest Quadrant, Bldg. C 1606

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Amy ZippelLead Educator, Oak RoomChildren's Learning Center(414) 229-5384abzippel@uwm.eduNorthwest Quadrant, Bldg. C 1606

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Curra LefloreLead Educator, Maple RoomChildren's Learning Center(414) 229-5384leflores@uwm.eduNorthwest Quadrant, Bldg. C 1606

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Carmen SimpsonLead Educator, Willow RoomChildren's Learning Center(414) 229-5384cfunk@uwm.eduNorthwest Quadrant, Bldg. C 1606

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Mary Beth AdamsLead Educator, Willow RoomChildren's Learning Center(414) 229-5384mbadams@uwm.eduNorthwest Quadrant, Bldg. C 1606

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Sam PalmisanoLead Educator, Aspen RoomUWM Children's Learning Center(414) 229-5384collura@uwm.eduNorthwest Quadrant, Bldg. C 1606

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Susanne WoodsLead Educator, Aspen RoomUWM Children's Learning Center(414) 229-5384woods54@uwm.eduNorthwest Quadrant, Bldg. C 1606

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School-Age

Rona WolfeAssistant DirectorChildren's Learning Center(414) 229-5384rkwolfe@uwm.eduNorthwest Quadrant, Bldg. C 1606

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Sarah OlsonLead Educator, Linden RoomChildren's Learning Center(414) 229-5384olsonsb@uwm.eduNorthwest Quad Bldg. C 1606

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Makayla RaeckSummer only: Lead Educator, Linden RoomChildren's Learning Center(414) 229-5384mmraeck@uwm.eduNorthwest Quadrant, Bldg. C 1606

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Ann KaczmarekLead Educator, River RoomChildren's Learning Center(414) 229-5384kaczmara@uwm.eduNorthwest Quad Bldg. C 1606

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Jack RutterSummer only: Lead Educator, River RoomChildren's Learning Center(414) 229-5384jdrutter@uwm.eduNorthwest Quadrant, Bldg. D 1606

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Emily HackneyLead Educator, Fox RoomUWM Children's Learning Center(414) 229-5384hackneye@uwm.eduNorthwest Quadrant, Bldg. C 1606

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Jasmine UrasSummer Only: Lead Educator, Fox RoomChildren's Learning Center(414) 229-5384juras@uwm.eduNorthwest Quad Bldg. C 1606

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Alissa RatzschLead Educator, Owl RoomChildren's Learning Center(414) 229-5384aratzsch@uwm.eduNWQ, Bldg. C 1606

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Sofia SalernoSummer Only: Lead Educator, Owl RoomChildren's Learning Center(414) 229-5384salernos@uwm.eduNorthwest Quadrant, Bldg. D 1606

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Serina PestanaLead Educator, Lynx RoomChildren's Learning Center(414) 229-5384spestana@uwm.eduNorthwest Quadrant, Bldg. D 1606

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Jon HoppenSummer Only: Lead Teacher, Lynx RoomChildren's Learning Center(414) 229-5384jahoppen@uwm.eduNorthwest Quad Bldg. C 1606

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