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Harrigan Development opened our eyes to a wonderful program we didn’t even know existed. We have an amazing employee that couldn’t be a better fit. Andy is professional, consistent and very passionate about his work. We will definitely be using Harrigan Development for further hiring or intern needs.
— Melanie, Director of Sales - Advantage Leasing
 
Andy Harrigan

Andy Harrigan

Andy Harrigan

Harrigan Development Services is owned by Andy Harrigan who holds a Master's Degree in Educational Psychology from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and has a wide range of experiences providing services to individuals with disabilities.

Andy has surrounded himself with a team of job developers, job coaches, and trainers who are all passionate and committed to creating win-win employment situations for both our individual clients and local businesses that hire through our organization. The HDS team is committed to opening the eyes of local businesses to this truly diverse and highly skilled workforce.

Email: andy.harrigan@harrigandevelopment.com
Phone: (262) 347-3711
Fax: (262) 364-2527


 
Brian Flynn

Brian Flynn

Brian Flynn, MSW, CAPSW

Director of Supportive Services

Brian is a Masters level social worker (MSW), a Certified Advanced Practice Social Worker (CAPSW), and holds certificates in Childhood and Adolescence Studies and Youth Work.

For the past 15 years Brian has advocated for the self-determination, prevention and resolution of contemporary social problems, particularly for at-risk populations. His previous experience has been working in diverse social welfare settings with adolescents & young adults, many of whom struggle on a daily basis with developmental & other bio-psychosocial problems. His professional experience has fostered a unique understanding of the challenges & needs facing these individuals. Brian’s style and approach to helping people is compassionate, positive, and caring. He is committed to protecting the rights and dignity of those he serves.

 He currently provides clinical counseling, coaching and supportive services to transitional young adults in the Greater Milwaukee area. 

Email: bflynn@harrigandevelopment.com
Phone: (262) 347-3711
Fax: (262)  364-2527

 

 


 
Laurie Brandenburg

Laurie Brandenburg

Laurie Brandenburg

Laurie graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing.  She practiced for over 20 years in different nursing environments, including hospital and clinic settings, and several years as a school nurse at a local University.  She then   transitioned into serving as a para-professional in the cognitively disabled classroom at Cedarburg High School.  At the high school, Laurie worked with a number of students that required job coaching.  The students worked at a variety of locations within the school and in the community.

Laurie's well-rounded background makes her perfectly-suited to work as an Employment Consultant at Harrigan Development Services.


Laura Harrigan

Laura Harrigan

Laura Harrigan

Laura, a job developer and job coach for Harrigan Development Services, holds a bachelor's degree in Special Education from UW-Eau Claire.  

For the past 15 years she has worked as a resource room teacher of students with learning disabilities.  That experience has provided her with the insight, compassion and enthusiasm necessary in working with our clients.  

The process of job development, finding employment opportunities and securing the right fit for both an employer and a client is what Laura truly enjoys.


 
Robert Pipes

Robert Pipes

Robert Pipes

Bob has more than 40 years of experience in manufacturing management, training development, digital electronics and computer programming.  His work at Harrigan Development will focus on Basic Computer Training Programs tailored to the individual and job development.

Many years of mentoring and working with people from a wide variety of backgrounds, skill levels and talents provides Bob the knowledge required to assist job seekers in reaching their goals.  


 
Amber Zellner

Amber Zellner

Amber Zellner

Amber received her masters degree from UW-Milwaukee in Educational Psychology and two undergraduate degrees in psychology and sociology.  

She worked the past few years as an elementary school counselor and in the summers with Harrigan Development Services.