John Nygren Incumbent

John Nygren

Candidate for Assembly District 89

Candidate Information

Candidate Biography

John Nygren is a fourth generation resident of northeast Wisconsin. He was born on February 27, 1964 in Marinette and is a 1982 Graduate of Marinette High School. John is deeply rooted in the community with his wife, Maggie, and their three children Cassie, Cali, and Colin. Maggie is a high school teacher in the local community. John considers his service in the Assembly a continuation of his more than 20 years of community service. John’s dedication to community service began in the Jaycees. He served as Chapter President of the Marinette Jaycees, Regional Director for Northeast Wisconsin, State President, United States National President, and Junior Chamber International (JCI) Vice President and JCI Executive Vice President. He was co-chairman of the Jaycees’ “Celebrate” project three times. John served two years as President of the Marinette Kiwanis, and as Chairman of the Marinette County Republican Party. John is a long time member of the City of Marinette Recreation Board, and the Marinette Elks Club, and Marinette Moose Lodge. John has long believed that personal involvement is a key to making his community a better place to live. The Nygren family is very involved at Faith Lutheran Church, where Maggie teaches Sunday school and chairs the Mission Board. John now serves as church Elder. John previously spent four years as Church President, and coordinated over 3000 volunteer hours in a church building project.

Source: From candidate website