Carmen Romero Gonzalez
Office of Human Resources
Director of Cultural Linguistic Services
Carmen Romero González serves as the Director of Cultural Linguistic Services (CLS) in the Office of Human Resources at UW–Madison. Carmen partners and consults with offices and initiatives across campus striving for equitable practices that enhance communication, cultural understanding and access to opportunities for the campus community. CLS provides translation and interpretation services in six different languages, inclusive communication training, and a comprehensive workplace English program for campus employees. Under Carmen’s leadership, CLS has received several recognitions at the national and international levels for being a model program in the areas of diversity, inclusion, and language access.
Carmen holds a master’s degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Communication, a master’s degree in English-Spanish Translation, and a bachelor’s degree in Labor Relations. She is also a certified professional coach credentialed by the International Coach Federation.