Track the latest developments as Gov.-elect Tony Evers forms his administration.


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Gov.-elect Tony Evers

Evers is currently superintendent of public instruction. He was first elected in 2009 and re-elected in 2013 and 2017.


Chief of Staff: Maggie Gau
Communications Director: Carrie Lynch

Transition website:

Inauguration Day: Jan. 7

Lt. Gov.-elect Mandela Barnes

Barnes represented Milwaukee’s 11 Assembly District from 2013 – 2017.

Transition Team

Director: JoAnne Anton
Deputy Director: Tia Torhorst

Co-chairs: Jan Allman, Kevin Conroy, Veronica Gunn, Chuck Pruitt and Amy Traynor

Policy Director: Brian Pahnke

Policy Advisers: Jamie Kuhn & Jeff Pertl

Personnel Advisory Council Senior Advisor: Aaron Olver
See the list of council members here.

Health Policy Advisory Council: Click here to see a list of members.

Next Generation Workforce and Economic Development Policy Advisory Council: Click here to see a list of members.

Cabinet Appointments

Department of Corrections

Department of Natural Resources

Department of Transportation

Department of Children and Families

Office of the Commissioner of Insurance

Department of Tourism

Department of Agriculture, Trade & Consumer Protection

Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority

Division of Personnel Management

Department of Administration

Department of Health Services

Department of Safety and Professional Services

Wisconsin Economic Development Corp.

Public Service Commission

Department of Veterans Affairs

Department of Financial Institutions

Department of Revenue

Department of Workforce Development