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A bevy of State, County, and City elected leaders have endorsed Shelia Stubbs for State Assembly during the first days of her campaign. Supervisor Stubbs is a Democrat running in the 77th Assembly District. That district is currently represented by Terese Berceau, who announced on February 2, 2018 that she will not seek re-election this fall. If necessary, there will be a primary election on August 14, 2018 and the general election is November 6, 2018.

“Shelia Stubbs will serve the people of the 77th District well. She understands complex policy issues, she has strong progressive values, and she’s a fighter for what’s right. She has my enthusiastic support,” Representative Berceau said.

Representative Berceau joins State Senators La Tonya Johnson and Mark Miller, and State Representatives David Crowley, Evan Goyke, Dianne Hesselbein, Melissa Sargent, and Lisa Subeck in endorsing Supervisor Stubbs.

Dane County officials supporting Stubbs include Sheriff Dave Mahoney, District Attorney Ismael Ozanne, County Clerk Scott McDonell, Former Dane County Executive Kathleen Falk, County Board Chair Sharon Corrigan, and 18 current and former County Supervisors.

Supervisor Stubbs is also endorsed by a number of City officials including Madison Alders Shiva Bidar- Sielaff, Sheri Carter, Mo Cheeks, and Mark Clear and Alder Julia Arata-Frattafrom Fitchburg.

Supervisor Shelia Stubbs was first elected to the Dane County Board in 2006 and has been re-elected five times. The Second Vice-Chair of the Board, Supervisor Stubbs serves on numerous committees including the Executive Committee and the Personnel and Finance Committee, which oversees the creation of the County Budget. She chairs the UW-Extension Committee and is the co-chair of the Racial Disparities Sub-Committee. Active statewide and nationally as well, Supervisor Stubbs is chair of the Wisconsin Counties Association (WCA) Judicial and Public Safety Steering Committee and is the secretary of the National Association of Counties (NACO) Women of NACO.

Supervisor Stubbs is a former Senior Probation and Parole Agent at the Wisconsin Department of Corrections.  A native of Arkansas, Supervisor Stubbs has a degrees in political science (Tougaloo College in Mississippi) and criminal justice administration (Mount Senario College in Ladysmith, WI) as well as a master’s in management from Cardinal Stritch University.

Current and Former Elected Officials Endorsing Shelia Stubbs for State Assembly

As of February 13, 2018

State Senator La Tonya Johnson

State Senator Mark Miller

State Representative Terese Berceau

State Representative David Crowley

State Representative Evan Goyke

State Representative Dianne Hesselbein

State Representative Melissa Sargent

State Representative Lisa Subeck

Dane County Sheriff Dave Mahoney

Dane County Clerk Scott McDonell

Dane County District Attorney Ismael Ozanne

Former Dane County Executive Kathleen Falk

Chair, Dane County Board of Supervisors Sharon Corrigan

Dane County Supervisor Carousel Bayrd

Dane County Supervisor Carl Chenoweth

Dane County Supervisor Chuck Erickson

Dane County Supervisor Richard Kilmer

Dane County Supervisor Mary Kolar

Dane County Supervisor Jamie Kuhn

Dane County Supervisor Maureen McCarville

Dane County Supervisor Patrick Miles

Dane County Supervisor Paul Nelson

Dane County Supervisor Jeff Pertl

Dane County Supervisor Michele Ritt

Dane County Supervisor Paul Rusk

Dane County Supervisor Bob Salov

Dane County Supervisor Andrew Schauer

Dane County Supervisor Robin Schmidt

Dane County Supervisor Matt Veldran

Dane County Supervisor Danielle Williams
Former Dane County Supervisor Richard Brown

Madison School Board Member Dean Loumos

Madison Alder Shiva Bidar-Sielaff

Madison Alder Sheri Carter

Madison Alder Mo Cheeks

Madison Alder Mark Clear
Former Madison Alder Isadore Knox

Fitchburg City Alder Julia Arata-Fratta

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