Samantha Kerkman

Samantha Kerkman
Candidate For Assembly District 61

Samantha Kerkman

Candidate Background

Incumbent
Party: 
Republican
Address: 

P.O. Box 156, Powers Lake, WI 53159

Phone Number: 
(262) 279-1037

Candidate Biography

From candidate website

  • Personal
    • Lifelong resident of Kenosha County, Wisconsin
    • Proud mother of two energetic sons
  • Education
    • Graduate of Wilmot High School
    • University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
    • Bachelor of arts degree in political science
    • Minor in criminal justice
  • Professional
    • Elected to the Wisconsin State Assembly November 7, 2000
    • Re-elected 2002, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2014 and 2016
    • Former chief of staff to state Rep. Cloyd Porter
    • • Staff member of the Joint Committee on Finance
    • • Staff member of the 1999-2001 Budget Conference Committee
  • Committee Assignments 2017-2018
    • Co-chair of Joint Audit Committee
    • Member of Ways and Means Committee
    • Member of Judiciary and Ethics Committee
    • Member of Children and Families Committee
    • Member of Federalism and Interstate Relations
  • Local Community Committees
    • Member of the Kenosha County Local Emergency Planning Committee