Patty Cisneros Prevo's profile picture. A smiling woman with glasses, long brown hair, a yellow shirt and a blue necklace against a grey background.

Patty Cisneros Prevo

Program Manager of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

University of Wisconsin- Madison | School of Medicine and Public Health

As a life-long learner and advocate, Patty Cisneros Prevo has always centered her work around diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI). Cisneros Prevo was the Assistant Director of Inclusion & Engagement with Wisconsin Athletics, Student Life Manager of Diversity & Inclusion with Wisconsin School of Business, and now in her new role as UW-Health’s Program Manager, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, she will lead DEI efforts with the Department of Medicine and the Carbone Cancer Center. Cisneros Prevo is also contracted with Lee & Low Books and will have her first picture book published in Spring 2023. Tenacious: Fifteen Adventures Alongside Disabled Athletes focuses on 15 individuals with physical disabilities and their major life and athletic accomplishments. And, in January 2021, Cisneros Prevo was appointed to the Congressional Commission on the State of the U.S. Olympics & Paralympics.

A speaker fee applies for Ms. Cisneros Prevo’s talk.

Ms. Cisneros-Prevo’s weekday availability is after 4:30 PM CT. 


Disability Justice 101

Learn and review historical context of disability in the US.
Discover key moments in disability justice activism.
Explore the 10 Principles of Disability Justice.
Identify ableist language and microaggressions.
Reflect on ways to disrupt ableism to affect change.