Senior Evaluation Associate
Ann runs Ann Wolter Consulting, specializing in providing program design, evaluation implementation and grant management services in the areas of teen pregnancy prevention, healthy marriage and relationship education, responsible fatherhood and offender reentry programs. In her work with AMTC, Ann is responsible for developing AMTC client project management tools, implementation manuals; evaluation policies, procedures and related forms; training plans and programs; staff monitoring and quality improvement protocols and key informant interview and focus group plans. She also specifies AMTC data systems to ensure program fidelity. As a former high school English teacher, Ann is an integral member of the AMTC grant and report writing team. She has 22 years of experience working in program development, management, evaluation and capacity building, 10 of which have been with state and federal levels of government. She developed her grant program management and grantee oversight skills during her service as a project officer within the Administration for Children and Families and as the director of a statewide teen pregnancy prevention program within the Wisconsin Department of Health and Family Services (DHFS). In this capacity, she developed collaborations and strategic partnerships with community and government organizations, trained members on emerging best practices and led the leadership team in designing a statewide coalition of community providers. Additionally, Ann established and developed the local program, Lifewise, while at the CareNet Pregnancy Center in Madison, WI, and recruited, trained and maintained a team of more than 50 volunteers. She received a B.S. in English and French Education from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.