Keynote Speaker

Dr. Debbie Ford


Dr. Debbie Ford, Chancellor of the University of Wisconsin-Parkside, leads as a champion for Student Success.  She is a strong believer in community engagement and building partnerships. In addition to her responsibilities leading one of the most vibrant and diverse learning communities in the UW System, Dr. Ford serves as a board member for community and economic-development organizations throughout southeastern Wisconsin.  Dr. Ford holds her B.S. from the University of Louisville, her Master of Education from Indiana University, and her Doctor of Education from the University of Louisville.