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Our Staff

Rebecca Bursek

Achievements by james Executive Director

A Racine native, Rebecca is an avid Packer, Badger and Brewers fan. She has been working with adults with disabilities since she was 16 years old. She has experience in case management, residential services and her specialty is in the day service program. She obtained her undergraduate degree in Human Services from the University of Upper Iowa, has a certification in Non-Profit Leadership from UW-Parkside and is a Leadership Union Grove graduate.

A family oriented individual, Rebecca enjoys spending time with her nieces and nephew, siblings and their spouses along with her mom. Rebecca is an animal lover and has been a vegetarian for over 25 years. She has a crazy dog who looks like a husky with short legs! Rebecca has a talent for dubbing people with nicknames… and, yes, they tend to stick!


Erika Kuiper Harnum

Achievements by james Director

In 2014, Erika obtained a Bachelor of Art in Criminal Justice and Liberal Studies, a minor in Sociology, a certification in Leadership, and a certification in Conflict Analysis and Resolution from the University of Wisconsin-Parkside. Erika is participating in Leadership Union Grove, class of 2022. As the sister of an individual with a disability, Erika has always had a passion working in social services. She served as a case manager for prevocational and day services and has experience working in residential services.

The oldest of her three siblings, she enjoys spoiling her nieces and nephew, spending time with her mom, not-so-slyly cheating at family game night, and planning her next traveling adventure with her husband and children.


Melissa Langner

Lead Achievements Advocate

Melissa joined the Achievements team in 2020. She has experience in job development, day services, residential services, and job coaching and has been working with adults with disabilities for over 10 years. When not working, Melissa enjoys binge watching her favorite television shows, spending time with her children, and dreaming of spending time in Disney.


Heather Vojta

Achievements Advocate

Since she was a child, Heather has been involved with individuals with disabilities as her parents own an adult family home. She has worked in day services programs, assisted living centers, and adult family homes. Heather is an avid Harry Potter fan, enjoys spending time with her husband, and cat, Belmar.

 


Bill Lee

Achievements Advocate

Bill comes to Achievements with experience working with adults with disabilities for a number of years as a job coach, vocational trainer, supervisor, and teacher. He has a BA in English from UW-Parkside and has participated in additional coursework in Special Education, Autism/Asperger Syndrome, and Traumatic Brain Injury.

In addition to spending time with his wife, son, daughter, and two grandsons, he enjoys reading, crossword puzzles, watching mystery movies, going to second hand shops, and fishing.