Walker Appoints Harsdorf as Secretary of the DATCP

posted Nov 13, 2017, 5:59 AM by Ryan Quinn
Governor Scott Walker has announced the appointment of State Senator Sheila Harsdorf (R – River Falls) to serve as secretary of the Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP). 
Senator Harsdorf will become the first woman in the agency’s 88-year history to serve as its secretary.  
Sheila Harsdorf has represented the Wisconsin State Senate’s 10th District since 2001.  
Harsdorf’s resignation from the State Senate was  effective at the end of the day yesterday (Friday), and her effective start date at DATCP is this Monday, November 13, 2017.