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Audra O’Connell speaks about leadership, daring to fail, and how she found a career in serving the homeless of Milwaukee

By | 2017-08-01T23:43:40+00:00 April 1st, 2017|General News|

Executive Director, Audra O'Connell, recently spoke with United Way of Greater Milwaukee and Waukesha County about her own leadership style, how she found her calling, and the work of Walker's Point Youth & Family Center. Listen to the podcast. Since 1976, Walker’s Point Youth and Family Center has been focused on meeting the needs of [...]

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Audra O’Connell named to Milwaukee Business Journal’s 40 under 40 class for 2017

By | 2017-08-01T23:43:40+00:00 March 20th, 2017|General News|

Our very own Executive Director, Audra O'Connell, was named to the Milwaukee Business Journal's 40 under 40 class for 2017. O'Connell was one of 260 nominees for this year's program. The 2017 40 Under 40 class represents the future of community leadership in southeastern Wisconsin. These individuals really stood out for what they have accomplished [...]

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Audra O’Connell Receives “Emerging Leader” Award

By | 2017-08-01T23:43:40+00:00 October 15th, 2016|General News|

Walker’s Point Youth and Family is proud to announce that Executive Director, Audra O’Connell received the “Emerging Leader” Award from the Nonprofit Center of Milwaukee.  O’Connell was one of five winners to accept a Nonprofit Excellence Award at the Nonprofit Leadership Summit at the Best Place at the Pabst Complex on Thursday, October 13th. The Nonprofit Leadership Summit is an [...]

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