Eileen O'Neill was appointed Deputy Secretary in May 2016. O'Neill manages agency operations and plays a key role in developing legislative and policy initiatives, including those in the biennial budget.
Prior to joining the Department of Revenue, Eileen served as a Senior Policy Advisor for nearly five years for Governor Scott Walker and became Policy Director in the fall of 2015. She also served as Chief of Staff and Legislative Operations Director for State Senator Dale Schultz, in addition to other positions in the state legislature.
Eileen is originally from Belmont, Wisconsin, and received her Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Wisconsin - Madison.