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Saturday, April 19, 2014

John Pokrandt

Candidate For Assembly District 13

John Pokrandt

Candidate Background

Party: 
Democratic
Address: 

Friends of John Pokrandt
6717 Milwaukee Avenue
Wauwatosa, WI 53213

Phone Number: 
(414) 391-1538

Candidate Biography

From candidate Website

John Pokrandt has spent 13 years in the commercial printing and advertising industry. He has held positions in management and as a sales and marketing professional. John will bring his strong business background in strategic planning, negotiations, budgeting and forecasting to the Assembly.
Active in politics his entire life, John is a former candidate for Mayor of Wauwatosa and has worked on many local campaigns. He believes that politicians should serve their constituents above all else. John is a strong and independent voice for the future of the 13th district.
John was born and raised in Southeastern Wisconsin and attended school in Madison. When he and his wife were looking for a place to settle down, Wauwatosa was the place that felt most like home. Drawn to the urban setting, safe streets, and friendly neighbors he and his wife purchased a home in Wauwatosa in 2001. They have lived in the Quarry Heights neighborhood for over 10 years and are active in the neighborhood association and in their neighborhood school. He and his lovely wife Miyoshi are blessed to raise their 6 year old son Kaito and 4 year old daughter Hana in a strong and vibrant community.