State Council on Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse (SCAODA)

The State Council on Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse (SCAODA) has been providing leadership and coordination regarding alcohol and other drug abuse issues confronting Wisconsin for more than 50 years. SCAODA's work includes advising state agencies on substance use disorder prevention, treatment and recovery activities; reviewing pending legislation, including state budget proposals; and developing plans to guide administration of the federal Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment Grant. Members are appointed by the governor and represent state agencies, the legislature, treatment providers, consumers, and citizens. 


  • Chair: Roger Frings
  • Vice Chair: Sandy Hardie
  • Secretary: Kevin Florek


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Last Revised: July 20, 2021

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