Benita Wagner

Benita Wagner
  • Service-Learning Coordinator
  • Advising, Retention + Career Center
  • Service-Learning
Office Locations

Benita Wagner has been a part of the Center for Service-Learning for 18 years. As coordinator, since 2013, Benita’s takes care of office management, marketing and promotions, database management, financial administration, student supervision, assessment data for LE Core curriculum reporting and co-chairing the Service-Learning Advisory Committee. She serves as the community liaison to 150+ community partners. She provides service-learning instruction and guidance to community partners, faculty & academic staff mentors, and students. Benita also shares in classroom presentations and info sessions, plans and implements the Service-Learning & Community Engagement Fair and the annual Service-Learning Recognition Breakfast.

Outside Service-Learning duties, Benita serves on the following committees:  UW Meets EC, Holistic Admissions, ARCC Communications Work Group, ARCC Student Employee, Neighborhood Association, Christian Network (CNet), Chippewa Valley Volunteer Coordinators' Association, and as advisor to Chi Alpha Campus Ministries.

Research and Creative Activities


  • Marriage and family
  • Ending sex trafficking and human trafficking


  • B.S., Evangel University, Springfield, MO

Certificate in Non-Profit Leadership Development, Eau Claire, WI

Honors and Recognitions

Honored for Contributions to Project AIM (Ability in Motion) Students, 2012