ReaderChris - 2019Chris Reader is the Director of Health & Human Resources Policy at Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce (WMC), the state’s largest trade association representing employers.

Chris works with lawmakers and state agencies to advance pro-growth reforms in a number of policy areas including employment law, unemployment insurance, worker’s compensation, education, workforce development, health care and telecommunications.

Chris serves on several boards and councils, including:

Worker’s Compensation Advisory Council
Wisconsin Apprenticeship Advisory Council
Wisconsin Apprenticeship Consortium
Wisconsin Compensation Rating Bureau Governing Board & Rating Committee
Wisconsin Technology Council Board of Directors
State Superintendent’s Standards Review Council

Chris joined WMC in 2013 with significant experience in state government and Wisconsin politics. He is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay with a degree in political science and public administration, and lives near Beaver Dam with his wife and children.