Assistant Deputy Secretary B.J. Dernbach
Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development
B.J. Dernbach is the Assistant Deputy Secretary at DWD. Prior to that he worked in DWD as Operations Administrator, Worker's Compensation Administrator and Legislative Liaison. He also worked in the Legislature for nearly eight years, including for State Rep. Dan Knodl, where he was a policy advisor and Committee Clerk of the Labor Committee.
Dernbach earned his Bachelor of Arts in Politics and Government with a minor in Communication from Ripon College and holds a Masters of Public Affairs from the UW-Madison La Follette School of Public Affairs.