The Funeral Directors Examining Board is created in Wis. Stat. § 15.405(16) and has authority as outlined in Wis. Stat. ch. 445.
The members of the Funeral Directors Examining Board are appointed by the Governor and confirmed by the Legislature to serve 4-year terms. The Board consists of 4 licensed funeral directors and 2 public members.
|Member||Officer||Member Type||Term Expiration|
|Eernisse, Marc A.||Chairperson||Funeral Director/Embalmer Member||7/1/2022|
|Michaelis, Marla E.||Vice Chairperson||Public Member||7/1/2021|
|Lengell, Eric||Secretary||Funeral Director/Embalmer Member||7/1/2016*|
|Al-Sager, Aziz K.||Funeral Director/Embalmer Member||7/1/2018|
|Carlson, D. Bruce||Funeral Director/Embalmer Member||7/1/2019|
*Board members whose terms have expired may continue to serve until their successor is confirmed by the Senate.
Complying With the Federal Trade Commission's (FTC) Funeral Rule
Please see communication from the FTC using one of the links below.
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The Following Funeral Directors Examining Board Administrative Rule Chapters Were Updated Effective October 1, 2016:
FD 1, 4 Relating to Applications, Examinations, Renewal of Funeral Director Licenses and Approved Continuing Education
Last updated: 7/1/2018