Gary Tauchen Incumbent

Gary Tauchen

Candidate for Assembly District 06

Candidate Information

  • Party: Republican
  • Address: N3397 South Broadway Road, Bonduel, WI 54107
  • Phone Number: (715) 758-6181
  • Email:

Candidate Biography

Born Rice Lake, Wisconsin, November 23, 1953; single. Graduate Bonduel High School, 1971; attended University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1971–72; B.S. in Animal Science, University of Wisconsin-River Falls, 1976. Dairy farmer. Member: Shawano Rotary; Major, Wisconsin Wing, Civil Air Patrol Legislative Squadron (official Auxiliary of the U.S. Air Force). Former member: Wisconsin Farm Bureau; Badger AgVest, LLC (former director); Pro¬fessional Dairy Producers of Wisconsin (former director); Dairy Business Association; Wisconsin Livestock Identification Consortium (former director, former chair); Brown, Shawano, Outagamie, Waupaca County Republican Party; Shawano Area Chamber of Commerce; Shawano County Dairy Pro¬motions (former director); Cooperative Resources International (former vice chair); AgSource Cooperative Services (former chair); National Dairy Herd Improvement Association (former director); University of Wisconsin Center for Dairy Profitability (former chair). Elected to Assembly since 2006. Leadership positions: Minority Caucus Sergeant at Arms 2009.

Source: From Legislature website