University of Wisconsin–Madison

Meet Our Staff

CEC Professional Staff

Audrey Cowling

Career Advisor

Education: B.A. in Psychology & Spanish, University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh; M.A. in Community Counseling, Marquette University

Work Experience: Several years in career & academic advising; one year in mental health counseling

Claire Peters

Career Advisor

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Education: B.A. in Journalism, UW-Madison; M.A. in Teaching English as a Second Language, University of Montana; M.S. in Counseling, UW-Madison

Work Experience: Career and academic advising since 2000; many years working in Yellowstone National Park; small-business entrepreneurship

Jonathon Ferguson


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Education: A.A., William Rainey Harper College; B.A. with a major in History, Northern Illinois University; M.S. Ed. in Adult & Higher Education, Northern Illinois University

Work Experience: 5 years’ full-time experience in retail; career and academic advising since 2005

Michelle Jackson

Career Advisor

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Education: B.A. in Psychology, University of Wisconsin-Madison; M.S. in Educational Psychology, emphasis in Community Counseling, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Work Experience: Over 2 years working in career counseling and advising, as well as several years working in behavioral health and mental health counseling.

Rebecca Bradbury

Career Advisor

Rebecca is out of the office until September, 2018.
: B.A. with a major in Sociology, Kenyon College; M Ed. in Human Development Counseling from Vanderbilt University

Work Experience: Spent a decade working in IT consulting, and has since worked as a career advisor at Vanderbilt University, Wake Forest University School of Business, and UW-Madison