MADISON, WI (WSAU) - Wisconsin has a new Secretary for the Department of Corrections. He is Edward Wall, who has been serving as Administrator for the Division of Criminal Investigation at the Department of Justice.
Governor Scott Walker made the appointment last week. Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen applauds the appointment, saying Ed Wall “has shown tremendous leadership and forward thinking” and he looks forward to working with him in his new position.
Wall’s departure leaves Deputy Administrator Dave Matthews in charge of DCI. He begins serving as acting administrator October 27th.