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==Compensation==
 
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In 2010, the Wisconsin Secretary of Workforce Development was paid an estimated $106,031 according to the [[Council of State Governments]].<ref>[http://knowledgecenter.csg.org/drupal/system/files/Table_4.11.pdf ''The Council of State Governments'',"The Book of States 2010 Table 4.11," retrieved June 7, 2011]</ref>
 
In 2010, the Wisconsin Secretary of Workforce Development was paid an estimated $106,031 according to the [[Council of State Governments]].<ref>[http://knowledgecenter.csg.org/drupal/system/files/Table_4.11.pdf ''The Council of State Governments'',"The Book of States 2010 Table 4.11," retrieved June 7, 2011]</ref>
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==Contact info==
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'''Address:'''<br>
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201 E. Washington Avenue<br>
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Madison, Wisconsin 53703<br>
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'''Phone:''' (608) 266-3131<br>
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'''Fax:''' (608) 266-1784
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'''Mailing address:'''<br>
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P.O. Box 7946<br>
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Madison, Wisconsin 53707-7946<br>
  
 
==See also==
 
==See also==

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The Wisconsin Secretary of Workforce Development is a state executive position in the Wisconsin state government.

Current officeholder

The current officeholder is Reggie Newson. He was appointed by Gov. Scott Walker on October 24, 2011, immediately following the resignation of former officeholder Scott Baumbach.[1]

Prior to his position at the Department of Workforce Development, Newson served as Executive Assistant at the Wisconsin Department of Transportation (DOT), one of the DOT top three leadership positions and a position he held since January 2011.[1] He previously was operations director for DOT’s Southeast Region, managing a $320 million budget and directing 500 employees since 2005. From 2003 to 2005, Newson managed the state Disadvantaged Enterprise Program. Newson has an MBA with an emphasis in corporate communications from Concordia University of Wisconsin, an undergraduate degree and master’s degree in political science from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, as well as certificates in project management, management and six-sigma from the UW-Milwaukee. He also has an associate’s degree in commercial real estate (ACRE) from Marquette University.[1]

Authority

The creation of the Department of Workforce Development is designated in Wisconsin Statutes.

Wisconsin Statutes, Chapter 15.22, Department of workforce development; creation

There is created a department of workforce development under the direction and supervision of the secretary of workforce development.

Divisions

The Department of Workforce Development is divided into six main divisions:[2]

Compensation

In 2010, the Wisconsin Secretary of Workforce Development was paid an estimated $106,031 according to the Council of State Governments.[3]

Contact info

Address:
201 E. Washington Avenue
Madison, Wisconsin 53703
Phone: (608) 266-3131
Fax: (608) 266-1784

Mailing address:
P.O. Box 7946
Madison, Wisconsin 53707-7946

See also

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