Auctioneer Board

The Auctioneer Board is created in Wis. Stat. § 15.405(3) and works with the Department of Safety and Professional Services as outlined in Wis. Stat. ch. 480.

Executive Director: Dan Williams


The members of the Auctioneer Board are appointed by the Governor and confirmed by the Legislature to serve 4-year terms. The Board consists of 4 members who are registered as an auctioneer or who serve as a representative of a registered auction company, and 3 public members. 

MemberOfficerMember TypeTerm Expiration
Thiel, Jerry L.ChairpersonAuctioneer Member5/1/2018
Stockwell, Randy J.Vice ChairpersonAuctioneer Member5/1/2020
Berlinski, HeatherSecretaryPublic Member5/1/2016*
Polacek, Ronald J.​Public Member5/1/2013*
Sweeney, Timothy D.Auctioneer Member5/1/2012*
Yoap, Leonard E.Auctioneer/Company Member​5/1/2014*
Vacant​Public Member

*Board members whose terms have expired may continue to serve until their successor is confirmed by the Senate.​


None at this time.

Last updated: 6/14/2018