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=== Wisconsin State Senate (2003-2007)===
 
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In 2002, Stepp successfully challenged Democratic [[Wisconsin State Senate|State Senator]] Kim Plache for Plache's [[Wisconsin State Senate|State Senate]] seat.<ref name="dnr">[http://dnr.wi.gov/about/secretary.html ''Department of Natural Resources'' "Secretary" Accessed July 19, 2012]</ref> Stepp represented District 21 in the [[Wisconsin State Senate]] from 2003 to 2007. She co-chaired the Environmental and Natural Resources Committee.<ref name="agconn"> [http://www.wisconsinagconnection.com/story-state.php?Id=1530&yr=2010 ''Wisconsin Ag Connection,'' "Brancel to Return to DATCP as Secretary, Stepp Leads DNR," December 30, 2010] </ref>  Stepp chose not to run for re-election in 2006.<ref name="bio"/>
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In 2002, Stepp successfully challenged Democratic [[Wisconsin State Senate|State Senator]] Kim Plache for Plache's [[Wisconsin State Senate|State Senate]] seat.<ref name="dnr">[http://dnr.wi.gov/about/secretary.html ''Department of Natural Resources'', "Secretary" Accessed July 19, 2012]</ref> Stepp represented District 21 in the [[Wisconsin State Senate]] from 2003 to 2007. She co-chaired the Environmental and Natural Resources Committee.<ref name="agconn"> [http://www.wisconsinagconnection.com/story-state.php?Id=1530&yr=2010 ''Wisconsin Ag Connection,'' "Brancel to Return to DATCP as Secretary, Stepp Leads DNR," December 30, 2010] </ref>  Stepp chose not to run for re-election in 2006.<ref name="bio"/>
  
 
== Appointments==
 
== Appointments==

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Cathy Stepp
Cathy Stepp.jpg
Wisconsin Secretary of Natural Resources
Incumbent
In office
January 2011 - Present
Years in position 3
PartyNon-partisan
Compensation
Base salary$125,000
Elections and appointments
AppointedDecember 2010
Appointed byGov. Scott Walker (R)
Campaign $$381,607
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Wisconsin State Senate
2003-2007
Education
High schoolOak Creek High School (1981)
Personal
Place of birthKenosha, Wisconsin
Websites
Office website
Cathy Stepp is the current Wisconsin Secretary of Natural Resources. She has served in this position since 2011.[1][2]

Biography

Stepp was born in Kenosha, Wisconsin. She and her husband own a construction business.[3] She served in the Wisconsin State Senate from 2003-2007, has been Vice President at Magnum Truck and Equipment, Inc., and worked with the Wisconsin Builders' Association, National Association of Home Builders and other local builders' groups.[4]

Political career

Wisconsin Secretary of Natural Resources (2011-present)

Stepp has served as Wisconsin Secretary of Natural Resources since January 2011.

Wisconsin State Senate (2003-2007)

In 2002, Stepp successfully challenged Democratic State Senator Kim Plache for Plache's State Senate seat.[5] Stepp represented District 21 in the Wisconsin State Senate from 2003 to 2007. She co-chaired the Environmental and Natural Resources Committee.[4] Stepp chose not to run for re-election in 2006.[3]

Appointments

2010

Stepp was appointed as Wisconsin Secretary of Natural Resources by Gov. Scott Walker (R) in December 2010. She stated, "I will work tirelessly with the incoming administration to find innovative ways to protect Wisconsin's valuable natural resources, improve the overall permitting process, and embark on a top to bottom review of current regulations, all while focusing on growing our state's economy."[4]

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Stepp is available dating back to 2002. Based on available campaign finance records, Stepp raised a total of $381,608 during that time period. This information was last updated on May 6, 2013.[6]

Cathy Stepp's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2004 Wisconsin State Senate Not up for election $52,306
2002 Wisconsin State Senate Won $329,302
Grand Total Raised $381,608

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