McHugh, April

April McHugh

Credentials: (She/Her)


Division of Continuing Studies (DCS)
Adult Career & Special Student Services
Director of Career Counseling for UW-Madison Employees

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April McHugh currently serves as the Director of Career Counseling for UW-Madison employees. She has been working at UW-Madison for almost 13 years and with adults in career transition for over 20 providing career, personal, educational, and formerly mental health counseling. She serves UW-Madison employees through one-on-one career counseling appointments, workshops, and presentations. Credentialing includes Master’s in Guidance and Counseling, licensed as a professional counselor (LPC), nationally certified as a counselor (NCC), and certified as a Global Career Development Facilitator (GCDF).

2022 Session

Developing Your IT Career: Progression, transition, or supervision?

2021 Session

Using the PMPD Process to Develop Your Career