Paul Gabriel brings more than 30 years of higher education leadership experience to Don Stevens + Associates. He has worked with Wisconsin technical college leaders for more than 20 years as Executive Director of the Wisconsin Technical College District Boards Association, and since 2015, as Executive Director of the Wisconsin Technical College System Foundation. In these roles, he has worked with more than 60 college presidents and hundreds of college board members providing education and government relations leadership. He has extensive experience in effective board governance, board-president relations, and higher education law and public policy advocacy. Paul also served as an assistant dean at UW-Madison and began his professional career practicing law in Chicago.
A graduate of Sheboygan Public Schools, Paul earned a Doctor of Law degree at the University of Wisconsin Law School and a bachelor’s degree at UW-Madison.