Outdated or Unsupported Browser Detected
DWD's website uses the latest technology. This makes our site faster and easier to use across all devices. Unfortunatley, your browser is out of date and is not supported. An update is not required, but it is strongly recommended to improve your browsing experience. To update Internet Explorer to Microsoft Edge visit their website.

Need an Alternate Format?

If you have comments regarding any documents on DVR's website or need an alternate format, you may contact us via email at: dvr@dwd.wisconsin.gov

Or you can reach us by phone at: 800-442-3477 (Toll Free)

Program/Topic Area Contacts

After reviewing the following information, if you do not find a specific contact for your concern or question (or cannot reach either the contact or back-up), you may call 800-442-3477 or email dvr@dwd.wisconsin.gov and you will receive a response within three (3) business days.

If you have an emergency, you may call the DVR general number at:

  • Voice: 608-261-0050
  • Toll Free: 800-442-3477
DVR Program/Topic Area Contacts
Program/Topic Area Contact Person Phone Back-up Phone
Accessibility (DVR Locations) Lenn Schneider 608-261-0081 Diana Kiesling 608-261-0074
ADA - Americans with Disabilities Act Patti Johnson 608-261-0089 Meredith Dressel 608-261-0075
Administration
(Division)
Delora Newton 608-261-4576 Meredith Dressel 608-261-0075
Administration
(Consumer Services)
Allison Gordon 608-261-0073 Anna Eggebrecht 920-461-0026
Administration
(Management Services)
Diana Kiesling 608-261-0074 John Gelletta 608-261-0079
Affirmative Action/
Equal Opportunity
Diana Kiesling 608-261-0074 Raymond Mejía 608-267-5072
Agreements/Memorandums of Understanding (MOU) Kathleen Enders 608-261-0049 David Knuth 608-266-0177
Annual Report
(DWD Secretary's Office)
Tyler Jerke 608-405-4614 Delora Newton 608-261-4576
Appeals Bill Curry 608-504-0317 Kathleen Enders 608-261-0049
Audits (State/Federal) Delora Newton 608-261-4576 Meredith Dressel 608-261-0075
Audit Review (Vendor) David Knuth 608-266-0177 Kathleen Enders 608-261-0049
Blind/Visually Impaired Bill Curry 608-504-0317 Kathleen Enders 608-261-0049
Budget Lenn Schneider 608-261-0081 Diana Kiesling 608-261-0074
Business Enterprise Program (BEP) Bill Curry 608-504-0317 Kathleen Enders 608-261-0049
Center for Consumer Payments (CCP) Kathleen Enders 608-261-0049 Diana Kiesling 608-261-0074
Client Assistance Program (CAP) Deb Henderson-Guenther 608-224-5071 Theresa Hippert 608-224-5070
Communication/Public Information Tyler Jerke 608-405-4614 Sarah Lewandowski 608-261-0047
Confidentiality (Consumer/Staff) Jessica Holton 414-389-6487 Sarah Lincoln 608-261-0060
Consumer Activities/Complaints Allison Gordon 608-261-0073 Anna Eggebrecht 920-461-0026
Federal Regulations & State Laws Sarah Lincoln 608-261-0060 Jessica Holton 414-389-6487
Forms/Publications Dan Upp 608-405-4629 Tyler Jerke 608-405-4614
Grants Management/Monitoring Lenn Schneider 608-261-0081 Diana Kiesling 608-261-0074
Independent Living Council & State Plan Sarah Lincoln 608-261-0060 Meredith Dressel 608-261-0075
External/Internal Web Coordination Vacant   Tyler Jerke 608-405-4614
Legislation/Legislative Meredith Dressel 608-261-0075 Delora Newton 608-261-4576
Media/Public Information Tyler Jerke 608-405-4614
Native American Partnership Tom Draghi 608-261-2126 Anna Eggebrecht 920-461-0026
Open Records Requests Pamela McGillivray 608-261-6705 Tyler Jerke 608-405-4614
Order of Selection (OOS) Jessica Holton 414-389-6487 Sarah Lincoln 608-261-0060
Performance Measures John Gelletta 608-261-0079 Allison Gordon 608-261-0073
Policy Manual Sarah Lincoln 608-261-0060 Jessica Holton 414-389-6487
Program Data Charles Olson 608-261-0069 John Gelletta 608-261-0079
Project SEARCH DVR Project SEARCH Email 608-261-0050 Diana Kiesling 608-261-0074
Records Management Tyler Jerke 608-405-4614 Sarah Lewandowski 608-261-0047
Social Security Programs Andrew Johnson 608-214-5248
(Confidential FAX) 608-327-6147
Kathleen Enders 608-261-0049
SSI/SSDI Cost Reimbursements Andrew Johnson 608-214-5248 Vacant  
State Plan/
Strategic Plan
Meredith Dressel 608-261-0075 Delora Newton 608-261-4576
Ticket to Work Andrew Johnson 608-214-5248
(Confidential FAX) 608-327-6147
Kathleen Enders 608-261-0049
Transition (IDEA) Deanna Krell 262-548-5880 Sarah Lincoln 608-261-0060
Wisconsin Rehabilitation Council (WRC) DVR WI Rehab Council 608-261-0050
Work Incentives Patti Johnson 608-261-0089 Jessica Holton 414-389-6487