Robert Brooks

Robert Brooks
Candidate For Assembly District 60

Robert Brooks

Candidate Background

Incumbent
Party: 
Republican
Address: 

200 E. Dekora St., Saukville, WI 53080

Candidate Biography

From candidate website

Personal

  • 50 years old

  • Married to Dawn for 27 years​-Dawn is the sales manager for a local Saukville company

  • Two Children-Both children attended First Immanuel Lutheran Church & School in Cedarburg through eighth grade. They completed high school at Port Washington High School, where they were both honor students

Our son, Robert, is a graduate of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point and is a captain in the U.S. Army. He is currently a Blackhawk pilot and has served in Afghanistan and is currently at Fort Rucker. Robert is married to Lauren and they have a son, Zackary.

Our daughter Jessica is a senior at Viterbo University in LaCrosse and is majoring in nursing with a minor in Spanish an Family Studies.

Education

  • Parkview High School graduate, Orfordville

  • Attended the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse​

Community Involvement

  • Named Citizen of the Year by the Saukville Chamber of Commerce 

  • Original member of Stars and Stripes Honor Flight Board of Directors. Hosted first major fundraiser.

  • Former membership chair and Life Member of Saukville Gun Club

  • ​Former Rotary and Lions member

  • Served as Cub Master for Saukville Pack 3868

  • Coached Rebels football for numerous years and was assistant coach at Port Washington High School

  • Coached basketball and softball at First Immanuel Lutheran Church

  • Served as chair of stewardship at First Immanuel Lutheran Church and served as usher for several years

Small Businessman

  •   Founded and operates a real estate brokerage and management company 

  •   The Railroad Station-Named Business of the Year by Saukville Chamber of   Commerce

  •   Between the Greens

  •   Triangle Park Investments

  •   Member of Board of Realtors

  •   Served on the Board of Directors for Ozaukee County Tavern League​

County Government

  • Elected to County Board in 2002

  • Elected Chairman of the board in 2004 by his collegues

  • Served as chairman for nine years, elected five times by his peers

  • Improved credit rating from Moody's AA to AAA

  • Reduced county staffing by 18 percent

  • Kept county levy 26 percent lower than CPI during same time

  • ​Reduced the size of the County Board

  • Former member of Directors for SEWRPC (South Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission)

  • Former member of Board of Directors for Wisconsin County Mutual