Wisconsin Department of Transportation

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Former WisDOT secretaries

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100th anniversary of State Highway Commission
  • Gus H. Bakke (August 1967 - December 1970)
  • Norman M. Clapp (January 1971 December 1974)
  • Zel S. Rice II (January 1975 June 1977)
  • Dale Cattanach (July 1977 December 1978)
  • Owen Ayres (September 1981 December 1982)
  • Lowell B. Jackson (January 1979 August 1981, January 1983 December 1986)
  • Ron Fiedler (January 1987 December 1991)
  • Chuck Thompson (January 1992 April 2000)
  • Terry Mulcahy (April 2000 January 2002)
  • Gene Kussart (January 2002 April 2002)
  • Tom Carlsen (April 2002 December 2002)
  • Frank J. Busalacchi (January 2003 December 2010)
  • Mark Gottlieb (January 2011 - present)

Previous Wisconsin highway commissioners and state highway engineers between 1911 and 1976

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Last modified: April 12, 2011

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