Professor honored by Wisconsin School Counselor Association
March 17, 2017
The Wisconsin School Counselor Association, of Madison, has honored
a UW-Stout faculty member.
Denise Brouillard, a professor in the School of Education,
recently received the Mary Gehrke-McAllister Leadership Award for 2017. The award is given each year
to an outstanding professional who has made significant impacts and contributed
to the training of future school counselors, the WSCA said.
devoted her professional career to preparing high quality school counselors for
Wisconsin and states across the Midwest,” according
to a nomination letter, and “has provided leadership, passion and expertise. She
combines that with humility and a vision for the profession, its training
programs and students. Through it all she brings warmth, humor and focus.”
also was recognized for her contributions on the national level through her
publications in the American Counseling Association’s Journal of Counseling and Development.
Professional Recognition Committee selected finalists based on innovative
school counseling programs, as well as leadership and advocacy skills to
contribute to student advancement.
includes elementary, middle, high school and postsecondary school counselors,
both practicing and retired. WSCA is focused on providing professional
development opportunities, supporting comprehensive school counseling programs
and giving voice to professional school counselors throughout the state.
UW-Stout’s Graduate School has a Master of Science program in