Supervisor John F. Weishan, Jr., 16th District



Letter from Supervisor Weishan


Don’t Scapegoat the Behavioral Health Division and Its Workers
2/4/14, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Tony Thrasher


Man Charged After Allegedly Attacking Neighbors with Sledgehammer
12/17/13, WITI TV, Derica Williams


Killer of Woman in Milwaukee Park Sentenced to Life in a Mental Facility
6/3/13, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Ashley Luthern


Psychiatric Evaluation Ordered for Man Charged with Shooting Police

6/11/09, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Linda Spice, Ryan Haggerty and Jesse Garza



About Supervisor Weishan

John F. Weishan, Jr. was elected County Supervisor in April of 2000 and re-elected in 2004, 2008 and 2012.

Supervisor Weishan is a lifelong resident of West Allis and is a graduate of West Milwaukee High School. Before serving on the County Board, he served on active duty in the United States Marine Corps from 1991 to 1995. He holds a bachelor's degree in Business from the University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee.

Supervisor Weishan is currently the Vice Chair of Transportation, Public Works and Transit Committee and serves as a member of the Judiciary, Safety and General Services Committee and Health and Human Needs Committee. In addition, he also serves as a Commissioner for the Southeastern Regional Planning Commission (SEWRPAC).

John and his wife Karen have two children, Maddalyn and John Noah. They reside in the city of West Allis.


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