Roger Ervin

Credentials: Adjunct Associate Professor and Board Chair

Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs
University of Wisconsin - Madison
1225 Observatory Drive
Madison, WI 53706-1211

Portrait of Roger Ervin


Roger Ervin is an accomplished global operating executive with experience in the public and private sectors. He recently retired as president and CEO of Blumont, a leading government contractor, and was Secretary of the Wisconsin Department Revenue from 2007 to 2011. Ervin received his bachelor’s degree from Tulane University and his MBA from UW–Madison’s Wisconsin School of Business.

He serves as the chair of the La Follette School Board of Visitors.


Public affairs courses taught by Roger Ervin:

PA 278 Public Leadership

PA 285 Strategic Public Management

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