During the
Legislative Session

Lobbying Principals

2019-2020 Legislative Session
Wisconsin Council of Religious and Independent Schools
Principal Name: Wisconsin Council of Religious and Independent Schools
Business Or Interest: WCRIS seeks equitable access to educational opportunities; ensures that public policies advance fairness and justice for our students; defends the right of parents to select the best educational option for their children; defends the right of religious and independent schools to pursue their unique missions; facilitates communication and collaboration between our member schools, their leaders and the communities we serve; provides leadership training opportunities for private school staff and facilitates opportunities to celebrate educational quality in private k-12 schools.
Lobbying Interests: All K-12 education policies that effect religious and independent schools, student transportation, school safety, education funding, teacher licensure, private school governance and their students, their faculty and staff, their parents, their leadership councils and their freedom to operate.
Title: Executive Director
Contact Name: Sharon L. Schmeling
Address: 110 E Main Street, Suite 802
City, State, Zip: Madison, WI 53703
Phone: (608) 287-1224