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Senator Jeff Smith

Assistant Minority Leader

Senate District 31

(D - Brunswick) Madison Office:
Room 19 South
State Capitol
PO Box 7882
Madison, WI 53707
(608) 266-8546
(877) 763-6636
(608) 282-3571

Beau Stafford Beau.Stafford@legis.wisconsin.gov
Avrie Marsolek Avrie.Marsolek@legis.wisconsin.gov
Christian Plata Christian.Plata@legis.wisconsin.gov
Joseph Splinter Joseph.Splinter@legis.wisconsin.gov


  • Born Eau Claire, Wisconsin, March 15, 1955; married; 2 children.
  • Graduate Eau Claire North High School, 1973.
  • Former owner/operator of window cleaning business, 1973–2011; community organizer for Western Wisconsin Organizing Cooperative of Citizen Action, 2016—18.
  • Member Eau Claire Area Chamber of Commerce; Wisconsin Farmers Union
  • Former member: Valley Gospel Choir (president); Eau Claire Male Chorus; Eau Claire Kiwanis Club; Eau Claire Area School District Parent Advisory Committee (founder and chair); Eau Claire Family Resource Center (board member); Governor’s Task Force for Educational Excellence; Wisconsin PTA state board; DPI Parent Leadership Corps; Wisconsin Alliance for Excellent Schools; Township Fire Department (vice president of board of directors); Tainter-Menomin Lake Improvement Association (board member); University of Wisconsin Extension Community Partner Advisory Group.
  • Elected to Town of Brunswick Board (chair), 2001-2007; Assembly 2006–10. Elected to Senate since 2018. Leadership positions: Assistant Minority Leader 2023; Minority Caucus Chair 2021.

Member of Council on Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse and Council on Tourism

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