Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs

Listen to these brief introductions from the four experts who are joining us at the virtual Office Hours at the Capitol on October 1! Whether you want to meet with one person or all four, bring your questions and curiosity on Thursday!


Barry Burden, Professor of Political Science & Director of the Elections Research Center
Sample topics: Election administration, voter participation, redistricting (length 1:02)


Tessa Conroy, Assistant Professor Agricultural and Applied Economics & Economic Development Specialist, Division of Extension
Sample topics: Wisconsin’s economy and workforce, entrepreneurship, child care, broadband (length 0:25)


Menzie Chinn, Professor of Public Affairs and Economics
Sample topics: Wisconsin’s economy, national economy, recessions and recovery (length 2:03)


Cecelia Klingele, Associate Professor of Law
Sample topics: Criminal justice policy in Wisconsin, policing, COVID in prisons, penalties (length 0:38)