Position title: Internal Consultant
Phone: (608) 262-1289
445 Henry Mall
Madison, WI 53706
Steve Bialek joined the Office of Strategic Consulting in November 2019, bringing with him a wide range of experience in higher education and as a business consultant. He has worked with a variety of public and private organizations on strategic planning, process improvement, organizational development, and management training projects. Steve’s academic and administrative leadership experience in higher education includes having served as an academic planner for UW System Administration; as a faculty member, department chair, and interim vice president of academics for Milwaukee School of Engineering; and most recently as the founding dean for the School of Business at Carroll University. Steve earned his Master of Science in administrative leadership from UW–Milwaukee and his Ph.D. in educational administration from UW–Madison. Steve’s career as an internal consultant began when he served as a graduate assistant in the Office of Quality Improvement at UW–Madison, where he developed skills in facilitation, strategic planning, and process improvement.
Areas of expertise: Strategic planning, business process design, fiscal outcome planning, organizational effectiveness, meeting facilitation, emerging leader development, and student engagement