Patti is a Policy Initiatives Advisor with the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development, Division of Vocational Rehabilitation (WI-DVR). Working in the private and public sector, she has successfully connected individuals with diverse skills and abilities to businesses that benefit from their talent. Patti earned her Master’s Degree in Educational Psychology/Rehabilitation Counseling from the University of WI-Milwaukee and is a graduate of the National Rehabilitation Leadership Institute in California. She serves as the Wisconsin liaison to the Council of State Administrator's in Vocational Rehabilitation (CSAVR) National Employment Team (NET), an organization that connects talent to business at a national level. Patti frequently presents at Labor Law Clinics and business forums, sharing information about effective ways to enhance diversity and inclusion in the workforce.
Cell: 262-488-2889 Email: PatriciaL1.Johnson@dwd.wisconsin.gov
Presentation: Business Services: Best Practices