New Employees

Welcome Steven Walter!

Steve Walter-1On January 30, 2017, Steven Walter was welcomed as a Custodian in Facilities Management.

Prior to joining UWGB, Steven was employed by St. Vincent Hospital and Libertas Treatment Centers.  He worked 32 years with adults and adolescents with alcohol and drug problems.  Steven attended Fox Valley Technical Institute for truck driving.

In his free time, Steven enjoys boating, golfing, and skiing.  He also loves dogs, actively assisting with the creation of the Kaukauna Dog Park.

Steven has been married to his wife, Julie, for 10 years and is from Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.

Welcome, Steven!

Welcome Christy Vincent!

Christy VOn February 27, 2017, Christy Vincent was welcomed as a Student Status Examiner Associate in Admissions.

Prior to joining UWGB, Christy was employed by Bank of Luxemburg.  She has a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education.

Christy is co-coach of a high school Community Problem Solvers Team.  She enjoys outdoor activities, such as canoeing, rafting, and skiing, and also enjoys fitness and cooking.

Christy is from Luxemburg, Wisconsin.  She has two older siblings that also live in the area and a niece and nephew.

Welcome, Christy!

Welcome Jane Laurin!

On January 9, 2017, Jane Laurin was welcomed as a new University Services Associate 2 in Natural and Applied Sciences.

Prior to joining UWGB, Jane was employed by NWTC for five years.  She has a Bachelor’s Degree in Human Resources from Concordia and two Associates Degrees–Health Information Technology and Healthcare Business Services.

Jane grew up on a dairy farm in the U.P. and currently lives in Marinette, Wisconsin.  She is the youngest of 8 children.

Welcome, Jane!

Welcome Carly Kibbe!

CarliOn January 6, 2017, Carly Kibbe was welcomed as a new Assistant Professor of Human Biology-Endocrinology in the Human Biology Department.

Carly is from Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin, and was most recently a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Medicine at UW-Madison, studying the genetic contributions to the regulation of pancreatic beta-cell mass in obesity and diabetes, work that she will continue at UW-Green Bay.  Carly’s research experience also includes pre-graduate and graduate work on pancreatic beta-cell physiology, as it related to the development and prevention of diabetes.  She gained teaching experience during the Postdoctoral years, serving as a TA for Biochemistry and Cell Biology, as well as taking several courses in teaching and learning through the Delta and CIRTL Programs at UW-Madison.

Carly received her Bachelor’s Degree in Biology from UW-LaCrosse and her Ph.D. in Endocrinology & Reproductive Physiology from UW-Madison.

Welcome, Carly!

Welcome Jason Mathwig!

Continuing Education and Community Engagement welcomed Jason Mathwig as the Director of Camps and Conferences on February 6, 2017.

Jason previously worked at UW-Eau Claire, where he also received his Bachelor’s Degree in 2008.  He recently obtained his Master’s Degree from Concordia University in St. Paul, Minnesota.

Jason is from Fall Creek, Wisconsin.

Welcome, Jason!

Welcome Nelson Pouliot!

Pouliot, NelsonAthletics recently welcomed Nelson Pouliot as the Director of the Phoenix Fund on February 13, 2017.

Nelson previously worked at Oral Roberts University in Tulsa, Oklahoma.  He obtained his undergraduate degree at Olivet Nazarene University and his graduate degree at Oakland University.

When not working, Nelson enjoys basketball, baseball, fishing, golfing, soccer, and tennis.  He also loves music and traveling.

Nelson is originally from Caro, Michigan, and has a sister named AnnaLisa.

Welcome, Nelson!

Welcome Aimee Sisson!

Aimee Sisson was welcomed as the new women’s Assistant Softball Coach by Athletics on October 10, 2016.

Aimee was a Graduate Assistant Softball Coach at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, where she also earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Applied Media Arts – Photography and a Master’s Degree in Communication Studies.

Aimee is from Bolivar, New York.

Welcome, Aimee!

Welcome Kerry Winkler!

photo-for-hrKerry Winkler was welcomed by Outreach and Extension on September 19, 2016, as a Continuing Professional Education and State Registry Project Specialist.

Kerry worked at Bellin Health for five years prior to starting at UWGB.  She earned her Bachelor’s Degree from UWGB and is from Green Bay.

Kerry is married and has two daughters, age 2 and 8.  She enjoys being active, hiking, camping with family, and cheering on the Packers.

Welcome, Kerry!

Welcome Tessa Pellmann!

545572_3454256671457_2081913436_nThe University Union welcomed Tessa Pellmann as the new Internal Support Manager on October 10, 2016.

Tessa worked as a temporary Marketing Editor in the Union for 2 years before being hired in October.  She is currently interning with the Literacy Center  in Green Bay by volunteering to read to middle schoolers.

Tessa has a Bachelor’s Degree in English from UW-Green Bay, along with a minor in Linguistics.  She is from Lodi, Wisconsin, and has a brother (Jacob) who graduated from UW-Madison.

Welcome, Tessa!

Welcome Leah James!

leahThe Registrar’s office welcomed Leah James as the new Transfer Services Coordinator on October 24, 2016.

Leah loves working in the field of credit transfer evaluation and helping students reach their personal academic goals.  Being new to Wisconsin and Green Bay, she is thrilled to have the opportunity to contribute her expertise to the community.

Prior to joining the team at UWGB, she served as an Assistant Registrar at St. Cloud State University in Minnesota for four years and as an International Academic Advisor at the University of Missouri-St. Louis.  Leah participated in a broad range of university activities, from serving on accreditation and student success related committees, to presenting on topics/tools in transfer.

Leah enjoys NCAA college basketball, writing, performing poetry and songs, going on long walks, and having conversations in French.  She has even written a few books of poetry and wishes to one day professionally record a CD of some of her favorite songs.

Leah earned her Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees in Arts French.  She is originally from St. Louis, Missouri.

Welcome, Leah!