Milwaukee Public Museum

Registered Principal Details

Business Or Interest:
THE MILWAUKEE PUBLIC MUSEUM OPERATES A NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM WHICH FOCUSES ON EXHIBITS, PUBIC PROGRAMMING, AND RESEARCH IN THE NATURAL SCIENCES, ANTHROPOLOGY AND HISTORY. THE MILWAUKEE PUBLIC MUSEUM, INC. UNIQUELY AND DIRECTLY ADDRESSES THE THEMES OF BIOLOGICAL AND CULTURAL DIVERSITY AND THEIR INTERRELATIONSHIPS. THE MILWAUKEE PUBLIC MUSEUM, INC. PRESERVES AND CARES FOR ITS COLLECTIONS HELD IN PUBLIC TRUST. THROUGH RESEARCH AND COLLECTIONS, THE MILWAUKEE PUBLIC MUSEUM INC. SEEKS KNOWLEDGE AND UNDERSTANDING OF GLOBAL CHANGE AND DIVERSITY FROM GEOLOGICAL, BIOLOGICAL, CULTURAL, AND HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVES. THROUGH ITS RENOWNED EXHIBITS, ITS PROGRAMS AND ITS PUBLICATIONS, THE MILWAUKEE PUBLIC MUSEUM, INC. INTERPRETS THESE THEMES TO DIVERSE AUDIENCES.

Lobbying Interests:
The Milwaukee Public Museum currently requires a new building and lobbying efforts will be done to further this effort.

Title:
CFO

Contact
RO
Ryan ODesky
800 West Well Street
Milwaukee, WI 53233
(414) 278-6939
odeskyr@mpm.edu
http://mpm.edu

Authorized Lobbyists

Lobbyist Name Exclusive Duties Authorized On Withdrawn On
William McClenahan Exclusive Duties No Authorized On 12/13/2019 Withdrawn On N/A
George Ermert Exclusive Duties No Authorized On 1/29/2020 Withdrawn On N/A
Kenneth Walsh Exclusive Duties No Authorized On 1/29/2020 Withdrawn On N/A

Lobbying Interests

Budget Bill Subjects

Building Commission
Biennial budget bill treatment of matter relating to
Building Commission

Notification Date
2/22/2021
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal do not intend to communicate on this matter.

Comments
Support the inclusion of state funding of a portion of the new museum building (Wisconsin Museum of Nature and Culture) in the capital budget as a non-state grant.

Topics Not Yet Assigned A Bill Or Rule Number

Relating to construction and sources of funding for a new building for the Milwaukee Public Museum.
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Relating to construction and sources of funding for a new building for the Milwaukee Public Museum.

Action Intended To Affect
Legislative matter

Notification Date
1/29/2020
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal do not intend to communicate on this matter.

Relating to construction and sources of funding for a new building for the Milwaukee Public Museum.
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Relating to construction and sources of funding for a new building for the Milwaukee Public Museum.

Action Intended To Affect
Rule (by a state agency)

Notification Date
1/29/2020
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal do not intend to communicate on this matter.

Total Lobbying Effort

  2019
July - December
2020
January - June
2020
July - December
Total
Total Lobbying Expenditures 2019
July - December
$5,800.00
2020
January - June
$60,000.00
2020
July - December
$66,000.00
Total $131,800.00
Total Hours Communicating 2019
July - December
0.00
2020
January - June
7.35
2020
July - December
11.45
Total 18.80
Total Hours Other 2019
July - December
3.40
2020
January - June
69.80
2020
July - December
59.00
Total 132.20

Percent Allocation of Lobbying Effort

Legislative Bills/Resolutions

No legislative bills/resolutions found.

Budget Bill Subjects

No budget bill subjects found.

Administrative Rulemaking Proceedings

No administrative rulemaking proceedings found.

Topics Not Yet Assigned A Bill Or Rule Number

2019
January - June
2019
July - December
2020
January - June
2020
July - December
Total
2019
January - June
2019
July - December
2020
January - June
100 %
2020
July - December
Total 51 %
2019
January - June
2019
July - December
2020
January - June
2020
July - December
Total
2019
January - June
2019
July - December
2020
January - June
2020
July - December
100 %
Total 47 %

Minor Efforts

No minor efforts found.

Other Matters

Includes time spent on:

  • Gubernatorial nominations
  • Matters on which the organization made no lobbying communication

Other Matters
2019
January - June
2019
July - December
2020
January - June
2020
July - December
Total
2019
January - June
2019
July - December
100 %
2020
January - June
2020
July - December
Total 2 %

Filed Statements of Lobbying Activity and Expenditures