• IRIS Consultant Biography

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  Consultant Name Monica Steren
  Company Name TMG
  Phone Number 844-864-8987
  E-Mail IRISinfo@tmgwisconsin.com

Work History (starting with most recent)

Name of Agency Date of Employment Job Title
TMG 3/23/2015 IRIS Consultant

Care Responsibilities

Your TMG IRIS consultant is your partner as you create a plan that meets your needs and stays within your IRIS budget. Your TMG IRIS consultant can connect you to resources in your area, and will be a great source of information for any questions you have

Educational Background

Name of Institution Major/Degree Degree Obtained Date Obtained
University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee Art Education No
Milwaukee Area Technical College Associates Degree - Human Services Yes 6/1/2013
University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee Social Work No

Credentials

Name of Certification / Accreditation Certifying Agency Date Certification was Obtained

Specialties (e.g., working with autism, the elderly, employment for people with disabilities or youth in transition, mental health, experience with assisted technology)

Prior to coming to TMG, I worked in a Community Employment department at a local non-profit organization; I assisted adults with disabilities gain employment. I have over 5 years of experience in working with adults with disabilities (physical and cognitive).

County/Region I'm familiar with

Milwaukee

Languages or Communication Skills

English

I'm comfortable with pets in the home

Yes

More about me

How do you Partner with people to 'clear the path ahead'?
​I help people clear the path ahead by being informative and resourceful. By being empathetic and reliable, I am able to positively contribute to the helping relationship I have with all the people I partner within in the IRIS Program.

What's your favorite thing about being an IRIS consultant?
I enjoy being able to visit all of the neighborhoods in Milwaukee and meeting new people. It is a very rewarding job and it's awesome to see the people I partner with reach their goals with the IRIS program.​

What past experience prepared you to become an IRIS Consultant?
​My past experience in working with adults with disabilities, as well as with people of all ethnicities, has established me as an empathetic Human Service Worker who is multi-culturally competent.

What do you enjoy doing in your free time?
I enjoy spending time with my son, going to concerts in the park during summer, going to local restaurants, and​ painting.

WI DHS/DLTC/F-01486 (04/2015)