Kristina Boardman

Kristina Boardman was appointed deputy secretary of the Wisconsin Department of Transportation in August 2023. Prior to her appointment, she served as administrator of the Wisconsin Division of Motor Vehicles (DMV) since 2016, Wisconsin DMV deputy administrator for three years, and as the director of the DMV Bureau of Field Services for five years. During her tenure with the Wisconsin DMV, Boardman has led teams in the implementation of REAL ID as well as administration of the division’s role in Wisconsin’s voter ID law.

Before working for the Wisconsin Department of Transportation, Boardman spent 10 years with the Wisconsin State Assembly, where she served as the committee clerk for the Assembly Committees on Education, Rural Affairs and Forestry, and Transportation.

Kristina currently serves on the AAMVA Board of Directors and Executive Committee. Boardman is a graduate of Augustana College in Rock Island, IL, with a degree in Political Science and Philosophy.