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Tamara Feest
Executive Director


Tamara Feest is the Executive Director for The Human Service Center of Forest, Oneida, and Vilas counties.  In this role, Tamara leads a team providing all aspects of human services, including mental health, substance abuse and developmental disabilties treatment and care. 


Tamara is a qualified administrator and holds a bachelor's degree in Health Care Administration from Concordia University - Wisconsin.  Additionally, Tamara holds both a Licensed Clinical Substance Abuse and Independent Clinical Supervisor credential from the State of Wisconsin.  Currently, she sits on the Wisconsin Counties Human Services Association's Behavioral Health Policy Advisory Committee and the State Council on Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Intervention and Treatment Committee. 


Tamara is no stranger to human services, having spent over 20 years as a counselor, case manager, program supervisor and department administrator; all of which taught her the importance of comprehensive care to persons in need.  Before being named as the agency's Executive Director, Tamara worked for the Wisconsin Department of Health Services as the Area Administrator for the Northern Region. 


Tamara is a veteran of The Human Service Center, having worked here for many years previously.  Passionate about The Human Service Center and its potential, she returned to lead the agency in providing services that foster independence and recovery.


At The Human Service Center, we believe that all individuals and families who endure the hardships of illness, disability or alcohol/drug dependency can find fulfillment and genuine happiness through services that:


  • Promote Independence

  • Strengthen Families

  • Encourage Healthy Behaviors

  • Promote Community Responsibility

  • Protect Vulnerable Children, Adults, and Families

  • Provide Service of Value to Taxpayers

  • Manage Public Resources Responsibly

  • Demonstrate Integrity and Commitment

  • Focus on Individual Needs


Our Administration

Along with our devoted staff, The Human Service Center Administration Team works diligently to ensure proper care to the thousands of individuals we serve in the tri-county area.


It is the mission of The Human Service Center to provide citizens with services and supportive assistance that will foster self-reliant and productive individuals and families. 



Our Mission
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