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Thursday, April 17, 2014

Margarete Worthington

Candidate For State Senate 14

Margarete Worthington

Candidate Background

Party: 
Democratic
Address: 

PO Box 1433
Wautoma, WI 54982-1433

Phone Number: 
(920) 345-6014
Email Address: 

Candidate Biography

From candidate Facebook page

Margarete Worthington lives in the rural Marquette County with her husband Richard and their 3 dogs. Margarete served on her town’s planning commission and is presently on the member advisory group of her area’s rural electric cooperative.

Margarete comes from a military family as her father, uncle, brothers and husband all served in the US Military. Margarete’s father was a WWII Veteran. Margarete respects and appreciates those who serve our country and she wants to continue her family’s tradition of public service by representing her district in the Wisconsin State Senate.

Margarete learned the importance of education from her father who had to quit school in 7th grade to start working. Margarete worked her way through college because her parents couldn’t afford the tuition and she earned a Bachelors degree.

Margarete has a long work history in business. She has been the Assistant Manager of a family owned art store where she supervised 50 employees and she managed the lab safety program at a large university. Margarete worked in the financial industry and for almost 12 years she worked in the IT Department of a large construction firm were she coordinated multi-million dollar budgets, negotiated services and contracts, leased and purchased equipment.