Ignite Coaches

Do you know someone who would be a phenomenal Ignite Coach?

Nominate someone to become an Ignite Coach here!

Ignite Coaches play a key role in the Ignite Leadership Institute. Ignite Coaches serve as small-group facilitators and guide a “cluster” of 8-10 undergraduate students through the Ignite experience. Ignite Coaches are UWM faculty/staff or graduate students serving in para-professional roles in the Division of Student Affairs. Ignite Peer Coaches are students who have completed the Ignite program, now serving as a peer guide through the experience.

Responsibilities and Time Commitment for Ignite Coaches Include:

  • Complete the interest form and be selected as an Ignite Coach.
  • Participate in Ignite Coach Training 1-2 weeks before the Ignite Kickoff event.
  • Host four 90-minute Ignite Cluster Sessions at your selected day and time, utilizing the curriculum provided by Student Involvement

We are looking for Ignite Coaches who can:

  • Serve as a mentor and role model for Ignite Cluster members
  • Support the academic and co-curricular success of Ignite Cluster members
  • Foster an open and inclusive environment that engages and empowers cluster members