Attorney General Elect Josh Kaul announced five of his cabinet members in a press release.
Eric Wilson has been appointed as the Deputy Attorney General. Wilson previously worked as an Assistant United States Attorney in Chicago and Assistant Attorney General at the Wisconsin Department of Justice.
Ashley Viste has been named Kaul’s Chief of Staff. She worked as his campaign manager in his election campaign and has worked for United States Senator Tammy Baldwin, Governor Elect Tony Evers durign his time as Superintendent of Public Instruction and State Senator Dave Hansen.
Gillian Drummond was appointed as Kaul’s Communications Director. She was his senior adviser during the election campaign. Prior to that, she led campaign communications for Justice Rebecca Dallet’s campaign for State Supreme Court Justice and multiple other campaigns.
Kaul will retain two of Attorney General Brad Schimel’s appointees; Michelle Viste as Director of the Office of Crime Victim Services and Kristen Devitt as Director of the Office of School Safety.