Patrick Snyder Incumbent

Patrick Snyder

Candidate for Assembly District 85

Candidate Information

Candidate Biography

Pat has always loved Wisconsin, growing up in Milwaukee during the sixties and seventies and returning to Wisconsin in November of 2000 to become the morning radio host on AM 550 WSAU. Building a loyal audience and high ratings, Pat chose to leave his radio career in 2012 and became the Outreach Director for Congressman Sean Duffy. He was elected to the Wisconsin State Assembly in 2016. Pat is a member of several community organizations including the United Way’s Hunger Coalition and Housing and Homelessness Committee, the Wausau Noon Rotary, and the ELKS Club. He is on the Marathon County Health Department’s Alcohol and Other Drugs (AODA) Committee and Marathon County Department of Social Services’ Administrative Review Panel. He is also an Aspirus Hospice Volunteer. Pat met his wife Shawn while attending the University of Iowa. They have been married for 38 years. Shawn is a registered nurse in the Aspirus Dialysis Unit. They have two married children; Amy, who is an elementary school teacher in Wausau and Daniel, a Quality Assurance Analyst with Epic Software in Verona, WI. They also have one grandchild, Lyra, with another on the way.

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