Wisconsin Gov. Jim Doyle announced appointments to various state boards and commissions today. Wisconsin residents interested in serving on a board or commission may submit an application on the governor's Web site. Members of Wisconsin state boards and commissions are vital participants in policy making, regulation, advisory and advocacy efforts for many issues affecting Wisconsin.

Governor Jim Doyle announced the following appointments as of June 2, 2008:

State Interoperability Council

  • Melinda Allen of Juda was appointed to the State Interoperability Council for a term to expire May 1, 2010.
  • Neil Cameron of Appleton was appointed to the State Interoperability Council for a term to expire May 1, 2009.
  • Thomas Czaja of Mequon was appointed to the State Interoperability Council for a term to expire May 1, 2011.
  • Mayor Larry Nelson of Waukesha was appointed to the State Interoperability Council for a term to expire May 1, 2011.
  • Sue Riseling of Stoughton was appointed to the State Interoperability Council for a term to expire May 1, 2011.
  • Ben Schliesman of Kenosha was appointed to the State Interoperability Council for a term to expire May 1, 2012.

Information Technology Management Board

  • Carla Cross of Milwaukee was appointed to the Information Technology Management Board for a term to expire May 1, 2011.
  • Commissioner Sean Dilweg of Madison was appointed to the Information Technology Management Board for a term to expire at the pleasure of the governor.
  • Gina Frank of Middleton was appointed to the Information Technology Management Board for a term to expire May 1, 2009.
  • Secretary Lorrie Keating Heinemann of Oshkosh was appointed to the Information Technology Management Board for a term to expire at the pleasure of the governor.

Telecommunications Relay Service

  • Helen Rizzi of Eau Claire was appointed to the Telecommunications Relay Service Council for a term to expire at the pleasure of the governor.