IRIS Consultant Biography

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  Consultant Name Cort Johnson
  Company Name TMG
  Phone Number 844-864-8987
  E-Mail IRISInfo@tmgwisconsin.com

Work History (starting with most recent)

Name of Agency Date of Employment Job Title
TMG 5/12/19 IRIS Consultant

Care Responsibilities

Your TMG IRIS consultant is your partner as you create a plan that meets your needs and stays within your IRIS budget. Your TMG IRIS consultant can connect you to resources in your area, and will be a great source of information for any questions you have.

Educational Background

Name of Institution Major/Degree Degree Obtained Date Obtained
University of Wisconsin–La Crosse Psychology Yes 5-2015

Credentials

Name of Certification / Accreditation Certifying Agency Date Certification was Obtained

Specialties (e.g., working with autism, the elderly, employment for people with disabilities or youth in transition, mental health, experience with assisted technology)

Prior to coming to TMG, I worked for a disability resource center as a case manager for three years. I have experience working with people who have different forms of disabilities in various types of programs such as Day Services, Residential Services, Supported Employment Coaching, Prevocational Services, Daily Living Skills Training, Supportive Home Care and Youth Services.

County/Region I'm familiar with

Columbia, Dane

Languages or Communication Skills

English

I'm comfortable with pets in the home

Yes

More about me

How do you Partner with people to 'clear the path ahead'?
As your TMG IRIS Consultant, I promise to always be professional, patient, understanding, empathetic and prompt in my service to you. My goal is to provide you with all the tools, information and resources you need to achieve your dreams or goals.

What's your favorite thing about being an IRIS consultant?
My favorite part about being a TMG IRIS Consultant is the opportunity I have to build relationships with people in my community and supporting them as they strive to achieve their goals. My desire is to serve, support and listen.

What past experience prepared you to become an IRIS Consultant?
My experience working with people who have different types of disabilities in various program settings has prepared me to be a knowledgeable and compassionate TMG IRIS Consultant. Serving as a case manager, I supported participants in various types of programs and gained a lot of experience working at the provider level. My previous job experience provided me the opportunity to work closely with professionals such as social workers, IRIS Consultants, teachers, therapists, nurses and other providers. I bring experience in direct care, behavior support, advocacy, goal writing, and case management, to name a few.

What do you enjoy doing in your free time?
In my free time, I enjoy spending time with my lovely wife. Trying new restaurants, going out for coffee, watching movies and tv, going for walks and playing board games with friends are a few activities I enjoy.

WI DHS/DLTC/F-01486 (04/2015)