Executive Offices

The Executive Offices oversee department operations, policies and positions on issues related to all divisions and the state's transportation infrastructure.

Office of the Secretary


Office of Policy, Finance and Improvement


The Office of Policy, Finance and Improvement coordinates the development of WisDOT's biennial budgets; analyzes policy, management and financial issues; and manages the department’s research and performance improvement programs. (608) 261-8616

Office of Public Affairs


The Office of Public Affairs provides information about WisDOT policies and programs through news releases, social media, publications and audio-visual programs; coordinates public education campaigns; and distributes internal communication materials. (608) 266-3581

Office of General Counsel


The Office of General Counsel researches and drafts legal opinions, administrative rules and proposed legislation. (608) 266-8810