IndependenceFirst has operations in Milwaukee, Waukesha, Washington and Ozaukee counties, but a few of our programs are coordinated statewide through our Milwaukee office. Please contact the appropriate office for the county in which you live, but all inquiries may also be directed to the main office in Milwaukee. We’ll get you the answers you need!
Locations and Phone Numbers

Webmaster, for questions and comments about the site.

For Employment Verifications and other HUman Resources Questions, contact:

Human Resources Department
414-226-8397 Voice/Relay
414-226-8149 Fax (Attn: Human Resources Employment Verification)

Primary Departmental Contacts Listed Below:


Wendy Huot
Director of Business Services

Tracy Thomas

Marci Boucher
President & CEO

Deb Langham
Chief Operating Officer

Starlet Hayes
Fund Development & Communications Director

Eric Moore
Administrative Assistant
Volunteer Management

Heather Perkins
Director of Facilities and Special Projects

Independent Living Services

Kathleen Meisner-Altman
Director of Independent Living Services

Personal Assistance Services

Mara Henningsen
Director of Personal Care and Innovative Services
414-291-7520 V/Relay

Substance Use/Mental Health
Denise Johnson 
Wisconsin Statewide (SUD/MH) Project Coordinator

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