Assistant Deputy Secretary

​​​​​Kathy Still

Kathy Still serves as the Assistant Deputy Secretary of the Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs.  As a member of the senior management team, s​he serves as the chief legislative liaison and directs public affairs and policy making.

Since joining the department in 2013, Kathy has served in various assignments, overseeing many of the department's programs, benefits and services.  Prior to joining the WDVA, Kathy worked more than 10 years as an aide in the Wisconsin State Legislature. She retired from military service after more than 24 years in the Army Reserve and National Guard, including several years of activated service. Her active duty service included the establishment and command of one of the Army’s first-in-the-nation units designed to provide command and control, administration, medical case management, and transitional services to wounded, injured, and ill reserve component members.

Kathy is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee and the University of Wisconsin Law School. She resides in Madison with her husband Tom.