Jeanne Wagner, MSW, LCSW, Director of Field Programs

Enderis Hall 1173 (414) 229-6501

WagnerJeanne Wagner joined the staff of the Helen Bader School of Social Welfare in May 2005 as the Director of Field Programs. She received her MSW in 1991 at Jane Addams College of Social Work, Chicago , IL .

Jeanne Wagner is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with extensive management and administrative experience in child welfare. Prior to her last 16 years in child welfare she worked in a variety of social service settings including mental health, developmental disabilities, geriatrics, AODA, and private practice.

Jeanne Wagner has extensive experience in the area of adoption and has maintained a private practice specializing in adoption for the last 10 years. Jeanne worked closely with the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services in the training of child welfare staff in “Best Practice” methods in child welfare since 1995. Jeanne has served as a mentor for developmentally disabled adults since 1981.