Position title: Communications Officer & Strategic Communications Consultant
Phone: (608) 890-2374
445 Henry Mall
Madison, WI 53706
Kathy Contezac has nearly 20 years of experience as a communications professional and leader in both the public and private sectors. She has extensive experience developing communications plans and strategies to advance leadership priorities and facilitate change management. She also has experience with brand development and promotion, as well as web design and content management.
Prior to coming to UW–Madison, Kathy served as communications section chief at the Wisconsin Department of Health Services, where she led a staff of five in communications planning and development in support of the Wisconsin Medicaid Program, the FoodShare Program, and other public benefit programs.
Kathy has a bachelor’s degree in English from UW–Madison.