Uniform Dwelling Code Council

The Uniform Dwelling Code Council is created in Wis. Stat. § 15.407(10) to advise the Department on matters related to the dwelling code, building inspector discipline, and contractor certification as set forth in Wis. Stat. §101.62.

Division Administrator: Brittany Lewin


The members of the Uniform Dwelling Code Council consist of 11 members appointed for staggered 2-year terms. Each member shall represent at least one of the following groups: building trade labor organizations; certified building inspectors employed by local units of government; building contractors actively engage in on-site construction of 1- and 2- family housing; manufacturers, retailers, or installers of manufactured or modular one- and 2- family housing; architects, engineers, or designers who are registered under Wis. Stat. ch. 443 and who are actively engage in the design or evaluation of 1- and 2-family housing; the construction material supply industry; remodeling contractors actively engaged in the remodeling of 1- and 2-family housing; persons with disabilities, as defined in Wis. Stat. § 106.50(1m)(g); and fire prevention professionals.

MemberOfficerMember TypeTerm Expiration
Coello, Michael A.ChairpersonDwelling Code Council Seat 67/1/2019
Schroeder, Mary L.Vice ChairpersonDwelling Code Council Seat 107/1/2020
​VacantSecretary​DSPS Employee (Non-Voting)N/A
​Degnan, Abe J.​Dwelling Code Council Seat 2​7/1/2020
​Etrheim, Mark A.Dwelling Code Council Seat 7​7/1/2019
​Gryboski, Steven J.​Dwelling Code Council Seat 11​7/1/2020
​Jerabek, Jesse A.

​Dwelling Code Council Seat 1


​Marthaler, Mike J.​Dwelling Code Council Seat 4​7/1/2019
​Satula, W. Scott​Dwelling Code Council Seat 5​7/1/2020
​Wald, Daniel E.Dwelling Code Council Seat 8​7/1/2019
​Wert, Brian E.Dwelling Code Council Seat 3​7/1/2019
​Wiberg, Timothy P.​Dwelling Code Council Seat 9​7/1/2016*

*Council members whose terms have expired may continue to serve until their successor is appointed.


Wisconsin Dwelling Code Council - 2013 Report

Per 2013 Wisconsin Act 23, the Dwelling Code Council is required to prepare a report detailing its review of and subsequent recommendations to the Wisconsin Uniform Dwelling Code. The Council approved the report by unanimous vote.

View the UDC Report.

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Last updated: 8/15/2018