Alyson Leahy

Alyson Leahy
Candidate For Assembly District 85

Alyson Leahy

Candidate Background


112 N 12th Ave., Wausau, WI 54401

Candidate Biography

From candidate website

Life-long Wisconsinite!

  • Grew up in Southwestern Wisconsin, in the city of Shullsburg: Population 1,226
  • Attended the University of Wisconsin-Platteville and graduated with a degree in fine art (graphic design emphasis) and an English minor
  • Currently working in the Center of Expertise as a copywriter with Footlocker/Eastbay
  • Previous work history includes work as a graphic designer with Footlocker/Eastbay and the City Pages, customer service representative at SUN Printing, and chef at Allister Deacons
  • Co-founded the Wausau Makers Market Co., a non-profit popup market that aims to provide a space for artists and makers to sell their product and connect with community members and fellow makers.
  • Married to Chad Henke, fellow UWP graduate and an electrical engineer with 3M