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Senator Leah Vukmir

Assistant Majority Leader

Senate District 5 (R - Brookfield)

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Madison Office:
Room 415 South
State Capitol

Madison, WI 53707-7882
(608) 266-2512
(608) 267-0367
District Phone:
(414) 453-0024
Voting Address:
945 Post Road
Brookfield, WI 53005

Jason Booth Jason.Booth@legis.wisconsin.gov
Mattias Gugel Mattias.Gugel@legis.wisconsin.gov
Ben Nesvold Ben.Nesvold@legis.wisconsin.gov
Jessica Ward Jessica.Ward@legis.wisconsin.gov


Born Milwaukee, April 26, 1958; 2 children. Graduate Brookfield East H.S. 1976; B.S. in nursing Marquette U. 1980; M.S. in nursing UW-Madison 1983. Registered nurse; nationally certified pediatric nurse practitioner for 20 years; research fellow, Wisconsin Policy Research Institute; Past Pres. and Co-founder of Parents Raising Educational Standards in Schools (PRESS). Member: Republican Party of Milwaukee Co., Republican Party of Waukesha Co., Wauwatosa Republican Club; West Allis Speedskating Club (former ASU Speedskating Referee). Former member: Standards and Assessments Subcommittee of Gov. Thompson’s Task Force on Education and Learning; English/Language Arts Task Force of Gov. Thompson’s Council on Model Academic Standards; American Legislative Exchange Council (first vice chp.). Nationally recognized authority and speaker on education issues and educational standards. Recipient: Center for Education Reform’s Unsung Hero Award 1998; Brookfield East High School Alumni Achievement Award 2002; American Legislative Exchange Council Legislator of the Year 2009; Right Women Iron Lady Award 2014.

Elected to Assembly 2002-08; elected to Senate 2010; reelected 2014.

Member of State Fair Park Board

2015 Authored Proposals

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2015 Votes