Apprenticeship Standards Bureau Contacts

Administrative Office

General Inquiries

Apprenticeship@dwd.wisconsin.gov
(608)266-3332 - Phone

Administrative Office

Bureau of Apprenticeship Standards
201 E Washington Ave, Room E100
PO Box 7972
Madison, WI 53707
(608)266-0766 - Fax

Leadership
Joshua Johnson, Bureau of Apprenticeship Standards Director
Elizabeth Pusch, Chief of Field Operations
Ben Stahlecker, Field Operations Supervisor

Program & Policy Analysts
Darrel Cappetta, ACAP, Veterans in Piping,
Nancy Kargel, American Apprenticeship Grant Manager
Andrew Kasper, Special Projects
Vacant, State Expansion Grant Manager
Dominic Robinson, Field Operations Analyst
Owen Smith, State Committees & New State Programs

Program Assistant
Ann Thiel

Youth Apprenticeship Contacts
Contact your local YA Consortium
Contact DWD YA Staff

Area #2:
Ashland, Barron, Bayfield, Burnett, Chippewa, Clark, Douglas, Dunn, Eau Claire, Iron, Pepin, Pierce, Polk, Rusk, Sawyer, St. Croix, and Washburn Counties

Map of Area #2

Contact Information

Long Vang
715-874-4627

Email: Long Vang

Area #3:
Buffalo, Crawford, Jackson, Juneau, La Crosse, Monroe, Richland, Trempeleau, and Vernon Counties

Map of Area #3

Contact Information

Melissa Kendhammer
608-228-1323

Email: Melissa Kendhammer

Area #4:
Adams, Forest, Langlade, Lincoln, Marathon, Oneida, Portage, Price, Taylor, Vilas, and Wood Counties

Map of Area #4

Contact Information

Raquel Nowak
715-571-4485

Email: Raquel Nowak

Area #5:
Columbia, Grant, Iowa, Lafayette, and Sauk Counties

Map of Area #5

Contact Information

608-266-3332

Area #6:
Dane, Green, and Rock Counties

Map of Area #6

Contact Information

Corey Popp
608-957-5224

Email: Corey Popp

Area #7:
Brown, Door, Florence, Kewaunee, Marinette, Menominee, Oconto, and Shawano Counties

Map of Area #7

Contact Information

Burt Harding
920-492-5618

Email: Burt Harding

Area #8:
Outagamie, and Waupaca Counties

Map of Area #8

Contact Information

Lynn O'Shasky
920-810-5966

Email: Lynn O'Shasky

Area #9:
Calumet, Manitowoc and Sheboygan Counties

Map of Area #9

Contact Information

Ryan Herber
920-693-1102

Email: Ryan Herber

Area #11:
Milwaukee County South

Map of Area #11

Contact Information

608-266-3332

Area #12:
Jefferson and Waukesha Counties

Map of Area #12

Contact Information

Richard Badger
262-695-7778

Email: Richard Badger

Area #13:
Kenosha, Racine, and Walworth Counties

Map of Area #13

Contact Information

608-266-3332

Area #16:
Milwaukee North and Ozaukee County

Map of Area #16

Contact Information

Nick Abbott
414-297-6348

Email: Nick Abbott

Area #17:
Dodge, Fond du Lac, Green Lake, Marquette, Washington, Waushara, and Winnebago Counties

Map of Area #17

Contact Information

Tim Budda
920-284-6061

Email: Tim Budda


Apprenticeship Navigator:
Milwaukee, Racine, Kenosha and Walworth Counties

Jessica Gitter
608-266-3332
Email: jessica.gitter@dwd.wisconsin.gov

Apprenticeship Navigator:
Waukesha, Washington, Ozaukee, Fond Du Lac and Winnebago Counties

Dawn Pratt
414-216-4926
Email: Dawn Pratt

Apprenticeship Navigator:
Columbia, Dane, Dodge, Green, Jefferson, Marquette, Rock and Sauk Counties

Jeff Kennedy
608-249-9001 x 230
Email: Jkennedy@wdbscw.org

Apprenticeship Navigator:
Brown, Door, Florence, Kewaunee, Marinette, Menomonie, Oconto, Shawano, Outagamie, Waupaca, Calumet, Manitowoc, Sheboygan, Dodge, Fond Du Lac, Winnebago counties

Jessica Williams
608-266-3332
Email: jessicae.williams@dwd.wisconsin.gov

Apprenticeship Navigator:
Department of Corrections, Statewide

Milton Rogers
Email: miltonj.rogers@wisconsin.gov