Governor Walker Appoints Jeff Lyon to Lead DATCP as Interim Secretary
Effective Monday, August 14, 2017.
MADISON – Governor Scott Walker today appointed Jeff Lyon to lead the Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection as interim secretary effective Monday, August 14, 2017. Mr. Lyon currently serves as the agency’s deputy secretary.
Secretary Ben Brancel‘s previously announced retirement is effective August 13, 2017.
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