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Ann Wolter

Senior Evaluation Associate

Ann Wolter is the owner of Wolter Consulting Services, specializing in program design, evaluation implementation, and grant management services in the areas of teen pregnancy prevention (with a focus on sexual risk avoidance), healthy marriage and relationship education, and responsible fatherhood. In her work with AMTC, Ann is responsible for developing AMTC client project management tools and implementation manuals; evaluation policies, procedures and related forms; program training plans; staff monitoring and quality improvement protocols and tools; and key informant interview and focus group plans, tools and reports. 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 23 years of experience working in program development, management, evaluation, and capacity building, ten of which have been with state and federal levels of government.

Ann developed grant program management and oversight skills during her service as a federal project officer within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Administration for Children and Families, and as the director of a statewide teen pregnancy prevention and sexual risk avoidance program within the Wisconsin Department of Health and Family Services. 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.

Expertise

  • Teen Pregnancy Prevention
  • Sexual Risk Avoidance
  • Youth Risk Prevention
  • Healthy Marriage and Relationship Education
  • Responsible Fatherhood Programs

Skills

  • Evaluation and Program Design
  • Implementation Measurement Curriculum Writing
  • Formation of Collaborations
  • Grant Application and Report Writing
  • Request for Proposal Writing
  • Grant Review Management
  • Grantee Oversight & Technical Assistance
  • Volunteer Recruitment and Training Program Development and Management