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Environmental Loans Staff Directory

Clean Water Fund Program and Safe Drinking Water Loan Program

The Environmental Loans (EL) Section staff contact information is listed along with their areas of expertise. For information about a specific loan or project, contact your DNR Loan Project Manager.


Name Phone # Email Title
Jim Ritchie

608-215-6235 Community Financial Assistance Bureau Director
Matt Marcum

608-575-8825 Environmental Loans Section Manager
Becky Scott 608-513-9351 Environmental Loans Section Manager

Program coordinators

Name Phone # Email Loan Program
Lisa Bushby 608-358-3330 Clean Water Fund Program (CWFP)
Noah Balgooyen 608-720-0802 Safe Drinking Water Loan Program (SDWLP)

Construction management engineers (CMEs)

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Name Phone # Email Region
Dave Andruczyk 715-490-9072 Northern
Brent Binder 608-444-3196 Southeast
Charlie Cameron 715-491-3290 West Central
Bob Hannes 920-366-4208 Northeast
Tyler Zettl 608-235-3726 South Central

Loan project managers

Name Phone # Email Areas of Expertise
Ben Aerts 608-576-1650 loan processing
Ryan Atkinson 608-640-0510 CWFP & SDWLP Emerging Contaminants (EC) Programs, loan processing
Cameron Batchelor 608-228-1025 loan processing
Brian Boelkow 608-212-8234 SDWLP environmental reviews (E/A/H), loan processing
Sarah Bolitho 608-960-2927 storm water projects, Clean Watersheds Needs Survey, loan processing
Michelle Brietzman 608-490-0187 SDWLP environmental reviews (E/A/H), loan processing
Dave Calhoon 608-234-0845 CWFP Pilot Projects Program, equipment replacement fund, user charge system and sewer use ordinance, loan processing
Blythe Cassidy 608-640-0509 DOA liaison, loan processing
Liz Higgins 608-444-2451 SDWLP environmental reviews (E/A/H), federal reports, loan processing
Ashley Jimenez 608-212-7690 loan processing
Kim Leizinger 608-695-0875 project closeouts, requests for disbursement, interim debt, loan processing
Kate Leja-Brennan 608-852-1937 SDWLP Lead Service Line (LSL) Replacement Program, loan processing
Meja Maka 608-800-1964 loan processing
Erika Mills 608-212-1246 loan processing
Dan Noreika 608-228-4114 loan processing
Bryan Patek 608-212-8298 loan processing
Corey Pope 608-212-8928 loan processing
Dee Surillo 608-445-4352 SDWLP environmental reviews (E/A/H), DOT specialist, loan processing
Casey Sweeney 608-852-1576 disadvantaged business enterprise, environmental justice, federal liaison, loan processing

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Support staff

Name Phone # Email Title Areas of Expertise
Kay Christensen 608-220-7215 Outreach coordinator conferences, electronic newsletter, publications, web content editor
Suzy Hasheider 608-438-3055 Database manager online systems

Department of Administration (DOA) Capital Finance Office staff

Name & Email Phone # Title Areas of Expertise   Shared Email Account Emails sent to this address get answered by the first available person.
Andrea Ceron 608-267-0374 Capital Finance Officer annual loan monitoring, disbursements, loan repayments/collections, loan underwriting, project closeouts
Jessica Fandrich 608-267-2734 Capital Finance Officer annual loan monitoring, loan underwriting, project closeouts
Amy Johnson 608 266-0739 Capital Finance Officer annual loan monitoring, disbursements, loan repayments/collections, loan underwriting, project closeouts
Rachel Liegel 608-267-7399 Capital Finance Officer annual loan monitoring, disbursements, loan repayments/collections, loan underwriting, project closeouts
Katherine Miller 608-266-2305 Deputy Capital Finance Director  

Mailing address

Mailing address
Loan project managers, leadership, and support staff are located at DNR Central Office.
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Environmental Loans Section-CF/2
101 S. Webster Street
PO Box 7921
Madison, WI  53707-7921

Disbursement requests

Disbursement requests
Email complete disbursement requests as PDFs to:
  • For each email message, the maximum file size limit is 10MB.
  • We do not accept stamped and electronic signatures as certification on the disbursement form.
    Note: For email submittals, we suggest you sign the paper form, scan it to a computer, save it as a PDF, then email the completed submittal to the email account.

Fax complete disbursement requests to: 608-267-0496

  • Our fax machine is shared between several programs and has limited capacity. Limit each fax to 25 pages or less.

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