Julie Schears

Waisman Center
University of Wisconsin-Madison
1500 Highland Ave
Madison, WI 53705-2280
Phone: 608-265-2063
Email: [email protected]
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Last Updated: October 29, 2020

Julie Schears

Primary Activity Coordinators: Cultural and Linguistic Responsiveness
Data Coordinator
Discipline Coordinators: Self Advocacy
Specialty Resource Contacts: NIRS Data Coordinator
Discipline(s): Interdisciplinary
Person with a disability or special health care need
AUCD Council Membership: Multicultural Council
Research: NA
Service: Diversity and inclusion are of particular interest to me, as well as the promotion of successful and meaningful experiences for persons with disabilities in work or volunteer experiences.


Julie Schears

1500 Highland Ave, Room S101F (608) 265-2063

[email protected]

Work History

Waisman Center [email protected] University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI.

Position Title: Outreach Specialist 1999 - Present

•· National Information Reporting System (NIRS) Data Coordinator

•· Member of the UCEDD Steering Committee

•· Member of the Serve WI Disability Inclusion Advisory Committee

•· Grant work, including recent award of National Service Inclusion Project grant.

•· policy development and office management

•· Support staff committee/coordination

•· Media/technical advisor


Kitson Marketing

Position Title: Traffic Manager 1997-1999

•· Structured cost and time management for marketing projects

•· Advertising scripting and creation

•· Data and project storage and organization


Borders Book Shop

Position Title: Assistant Manager 1992-1997

•· Public event/author coordination

•· Management of staff and coordination of building maintenance