Gov. Scott Walker
Press Release

Governor Scott Walker Announces Administration Staff Changes

Governor Scott Walker announced the following administrative staff changes today.

By - Jul 27th, 2015 12:51 pm

Madison – Governor Scott Walker announced the following administrative staff changes today:

  • Jay Risch – Deputy Secretary, Department of Financial Institutions (DFI).   Risch most recently served as Deputy Secretary of the Department of Safety and Professional Services (DSPS), and previously served as Director of Government Relations for the Wisconsin Bankers Association, Research Assistant for Senator Alberta Darling; and as Chief of Staff for Senator Cathy Stepp.
  • Jonathan BarryDeputy Secretary, Department of Safety and Professional Services (DSPS).  Barry most recently served as Deputy Secretary of the Department of Workforce Development (DWD), and previously served as Administrator of the Division of Enforcement at the Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services (DSPS), and was Development Director of Operation Fresh Start, Inc.  He also served as Dane County Executive, Wisconsin State Representative, Dane County Supervisor, and has served as a member of the University of Wisconsin System Board of Regents, the Wisconsin Technical System Board, and numerous gubernatorial commissions.
  • Alex Ignatowski – Assistant Deputy Secretary, Department of Financial Institutions.  Ignatowski most recently served as a Legislative Advisor for the Department of Health Services (DHS).  He has also previously served as Operations Director for the Office of Governor Scott Walker.

Recent Press Releases by Gov. Scott Walker

Governor Walker Proposes Highest State Funding Level Ever for County Roads

The increase would bring state support to the highest level ever since county GTAs were created in 1994

Governor Walker Highlights Wisconsin’s Strong Economy at the Wisconsin Chamber of Commerce Executives Annual Conference

"With our unemployment rate at or below 3% for seven consecutive months, it’s clear our state is moving forward..."

Governor Walker Participates in Groundbreaking Ceremony at Russ Darrow Dealerships in Milwaukee

The new dealerships represent at least $12 million investment set to create 20 jobs

Leave a Reply

You must be an Urban Milwaukee member to leave a comment. Membership, which includes a host of perks, including an ad-free website, tickets to marquee events like Summerfest, the Wisconsin State Fair and the Florentine Opera, a better photo browser and access to members-only, behind-the-scenes tours, starts at $9/month. Learn more.

Join now and cancel anytime.

If you are an existing member, sign-in to leave a comment.

Have questions? Need to report an error? Contact Us