Contact

Thanks for your interest in Common Wealth! Please find the most appropriate contact for your inquiry amongst our staff, below. For general inquiries, please use the address/phone number in the right sidebar.

Executive and Administrative Team


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    Justice Castañeda

    Executive Director
    Phone: 608.256.3527 x12 | Send Email

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    Stefan Davidson

    Finance Director
    Phone: 608.256.3527 x15 | Send Email

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    Rachel Darken

    Director of Economic Development
    Phone: 608.256.3527 x18 | Send Email

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    Stephanie Bradley Wilson

    Byrne Criminal Justice Initiative Project Manager
    Phone: 608.256.3527 x33 | Send Email

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    Karen Bednar

    Fund Development Director
    Phone: 608.256.3527 x34 | Send Email

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    Shelli Lawler

    Administrative Assistant
    Phone: 608.256.3527 x10 | Send Email


    Housing Team


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      Diane Eddings

      Housing Manager
      Phone: 608.256.3527 x27 | Send Email

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      Paul Jasenski

      Housing Project Manager
      Phone: 608.256.3527 x14 | Send Email

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      Karen Gilbert

      Housing Specialist
      Phone: 608.256.3527 x19 | Send Email

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      Mark France

      Maintenance/Rehab Specialist
      Phone: 608.256.3527 x23 | Send Email

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      Sataro Sato

      Maintenance/Rehab Specialist
      Phone: 608.256.3527 x23 | Send Email


    Youth Workforce Development Team

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      Liz Machesney

      Youth Programs Manager
      Phone: 608.256.3527 x21| Send Email
      Work Permit Officer

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      Brendan Carroll

      Youth Employment Specialist
      Phone: 608.256.3527 x16| Send Email
      Work Permit Officer

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      Tiffany Vanphravong

      Youth Employment Specialist
      Phone: 608.256.3527 x13 | Send Email
      Work Permit Officer

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      Annie Johnston

      Youth Employment Specialist
      Phone: 608.256.3527 x17 | Send Email
      Work Permit Officer

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      Sydney McConnell-Durkin

      Youth Employment Specialist
      Phone: 608.256.3527 x20 | Send Email
      Work Permit Officer


    Adult Workforce Development


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      John Wroten

      Employment Continuum Manager
      Phone: 608.516.5332 | Send Email


    Business Incubation


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      Jill Oelke

      Program Manager
      Madison Enterprise Center, Main Street Industries, Common Wealth Art Gallery
      Phone: 608.516-4046 Fax: 608.256.4499 | Send Email


    Madison Area Community Land Trust


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      Jill Oelke

      Program Manager
      Phone: 608.516.4046 | Send Email

    Common Wealth
    1501 Williamson Street
    Madison, WI 53703
    Phone: 608.256.3527
    Fax: 608.256.4499
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