Department of Workforce Development Contacts

Use the A-Z Topic Index to find a phone number or email for answers to your questions or for the services you seek.

Workforce Information and Technical Support

Have a general question concerning Labor Market Information, but don't know who to contact? Email us at: JCWMyLMI@dwd.wisconsin.gov or subscribe to receive email reports from our Program teams.

Location for all staff not otherwise specified:
201 E. Washington Ave. Madison, WI 53703

Chief Economist and Bureau Director

Dennis Winters - (608) 733-3937

Deputy Bureau Director

Maura Kirkham, PhD - (608) 733-3892

LMI Section Chief

Heather Thompson - (608) 733-3932

OEA Section Chief

Scott Hodek - (715) 836-2997


Programs

Program staff collect or create data to help users better understand the relationship and interaction between labor markets and the economy.

Program staff and contact information:
Program Title Contact Phone
Current Employment Statistics (CES) Joanna Frasch (608) 733-3870
Employment Projections Blania Calderon (608) 733-3857
Employment Projections Maria Casal, PhD (608) 733-3859
Local Area Unemployment Statistics (LAUS) Sheila Ulrich (608) 733-3936
Local Employment Dynamics (LED) for Wisconsin Sarah Hoffman (608) 733-3882
Occupational Employment Statistics (OES) Sal Serio (608) 733-3925
Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW) Sarah Hoffman (608) 733-3882
Employment Data Coordinator and Steward (WDIS) Ellie Hartman, PhD (608) 733-3878
WisConomy Web Master Joe Jaehnke (608) 733-3885

Regional Labor Market Economists

Labor Market Economists analyze and interpret labor force and economic data to help users understand the effects of trends on employment and economic growth.

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Regional staff locations and contact information:
Region Counties Labor Market Economist Phone Address
Southeast WDA1 Kenosha, Racine, and Walworth Counties Tom Walsh (262) 956-6754 Workforce Development Center
892 Main St.
Pewaukee, WI 53072
Milwaukee WDA2 Milwaukee County Tom Walsh (262) 956-6754 Workforce Development Center
892 Main St.
Pewaukee, WI 53072
WOW WDA3 Washington, Ozaukee, and Waukesha Counties Tom Walsh (262) 956-6754 Workforce Development Center
892 Main St.
Pewaukee, WI 53072
Fox Valley WDA4 Calumet, Fond du Lac, Green Lake, Waupaca, Waushara, and Winnebago Counties Ryan Long (920) 448-5268 Brown County Job Center
301 N. Adams St. Suite 130
Green Bay, WI 54301
Bay Area WDA5 Brown, Door, Florence, Kewaunee, Manitowoc, Marinette, Menominee, Oconto, Outagamie, Shawano, and Sheboygan Counties Ryan Long (920) 448-5268 Brown County Job Center
301 N. Adams St. Suite 130
Green Bay, WI 54301
North Central WDA6 Adams, Forest, Langlade, Lincoln, Marathon, Oneida, Portage, Vilas, and Wood Counties Mitchell Rupp (715) 261-8728 Marathon County Job Center
364 Grand Ave.
Wausau, WI 54403
Northwest WDA7 Ashland, Bayfield, Burnett, Douglas, Iron, Price, Rusk, Sawyer, Taylor and Washburn Counties Thomas Michels (715) 392-1610 Superior Job Center
1805 N. 14th St.
Superior, WI 54880
West Central WDA8 Barron, Chippewa, Clark, Dunn, Eau Claire, Pepin, Pierce, Polk, and St. Croix Counties Scott Hodek (715) 836-2997 Eau Claire Job Center
221 W. Madison St.
Eau Claire, WI 54703
Western WDA9 Buffalo, Crawford, Jackson, Juneau, La Crosse, Monroe, Trempealeau, and Vernon Counties Mitchell Rupp (715) 261-8728 Marathon County Job Center
364 Grand Ave.
Wausau, WI 54403
South Central WDA10 Columbia, Dane, Dodge, Jefferson, Marquette, and Sauk Counties Tom Pethan (608) 733-3913 Office of Economic Advisors
201 E. Washington Ave.
Madison, WI 53703
Southwest WDA11 Grant, Green, Iowa, Lafayette, Richland, and Rock Counties Tom Pethan (608) 733-3913 Office of Economic Advisors
201 E. Washington Ave.
Madison, WI 53703
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