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Samantha Kerkman

Samantha Kerkman
Candidate For Assembly District 61

Samantha Kerkman

Candidate Background


P.O. Box 156
Powers Lake, WI 53159

Phone Number: 
(262) 279-1037

Candidate Biography

Lifelong resident of Kenosha County, Wisconsin

Age: 42

Proud mother of two energetic sons

Graduate of Wilmot High School
University of Wisconsin Whitewater

  • Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science

  • Minor in Criminal Justice

Elected to the Wisconsin State Assembly November 7, 2000
Re-elected 2002, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012 an 2014
Former Chief of Staff to State Representative Cloyd Porter

  • Staff member of the Joint Committee on Finance

  • Staff member of the 1999-2001 Budget Conference Committee

Committee Assignments 2015-2016
Co-Chair of Joint Audit Committee

Member of Ways and Means Committee
Member of Judiciary and Ethics Committee
Member of Children and Families  Committee

Local Community Committees
Member of the Kenosha County Local Emergency Planning Committee