Southwest Regional Leadership

Southwest Region

The University of Wisconsin – Baraboo/Sauk County is part of UW Colleges Southwest Region, which also includes UW-Richland and UW-Rock County. The thirteen physical campuses of the UW Colleges are organized into four regions - North, Northeast, Southwest and Southeast - each with its own leadership team.

UW Colleges Southwest Region Map

Each region has a single executive officer/dean. An associate dean located on each campus oversees day-to-day operations. The Southwest leadership team includes:


Regional Executive Officer and Dean 

Charles Clark

Associate Dean for Student Affairs and Enrollment Management

Kristin Fillhouer
UW-Rock County Campus Administrator
608-758-6565 ext. 325

Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

Tracy Davidson
UW-Richland Campus Administrator
608-647-6186 ext. 222

Associate Dean for Administration and Finance

Ed Janairo

Regional Director of Communications

Shawna Connor

Regional Director of Continuing Education

Jessica Laeseke

Regional Director of Facilities Planning and Management

Brian Zobel
(608) 758-6565 ext. 130

Regional Executive Assistant

Beverly Simonds