Legislative experience

Awards

· MMAC Champion of Commerce 2013-14

· Friend of Family, Life and Liberty 2015-16

· Dental Academy Wisconsin Dental Association 2015

· Legislator of the Year Wisconsin ABC 2015

· Guardian of Small Business – NFIB 2015-16 

· Working for Wisconsin Award – WMC 2013-14 and 2015-16

· Legislative Excellence Award – Dairy Business Association

· Public Official of the Year – The Daily Report – Newsmakers 2016 

· Wisconsin Builders Association - Friend of Builders Award 2018

Legislation Signed into Law

· Full repeal of prevailing wage

· Project Labor Agreements

· Wisconsin Adoption Tax Deduction Fix

· Prioritization of victim restitution payments

· Updated victim restitution policies and practices 

· Bus Shelter Advertising

· Government leasing practices

· Repeal of mining moratorium

· BASE Budget Bill

· BASE Budget 2.0

· Apprenticeship Ratios

· DSPS building and plumbing plan review

· Re-establishing the structure of the early college credit program

· Employment law standardization act

· Authored study/review of current occupational licenses and their requirements

· Election of Chief Justice constitutional amendment

· Creation of a board to establish a drug formulary for the Department of Corrections

· Allowing for DOC and medical examiners to cremate unclaimed corpses

· Disclosure of electronic juvenile records to count DHS departments for purposes of intake

· Closing a loophole to now require certain juvenile sex offenders to be on the registry

Legislative Leadership

· Brought together education stakeholders who developed the Wisconsin Succeeds agenda

· Established Wisconsin's first privately funded prison seminary

· Chaired a study committee on criminal penalties

· Chaired a study committee on barriers to reentry and employment

· WEDC Board Member