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Representative Melissa Sargent

Assembly District 48 (D - Madison)

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Madison Office:
Room 321 West
State Capitol
PO Box 8953
Madison, WI 53708
(608) 266-0960
(608) 282-3648
Voting Address:
1638 Mayfield Ln.
Madison, WI 53704


  • Born Madison, Wisconsin, March 28, 1969; married; 4 sons.
  • Graduate Madison East High School, 1987; B.A. University of Wisconsin–Madison, 1991. Graduate Bowhay Institute for Legislative Leadership Development; Emerging Leaders Program, University of Virginia, 2014; Toll Fellowship, 2015.
  • Small business owner.
  • Member: Women in Government (state director); WiLL/WAND (state director); Emerge Wisconsin (board of directors); Dane County Democratic Party; Democratic Party; Make Room for Youth; Friends of Cherokee Marsh.
  • Former member: Midwest Shiba Inu Dog Rescue (president); Gompers PTO (president).
  • Recipient: National Federation of Women Legislators Woman of Excellence; WiLL Pacesetter Award; Arc Dane County Elected Official of the Year 2014; Citizen Action Activist Achievement Award 2014; Eleanor Roosevelt Award nominee 2013; Wisconsin League of Conservation Voters Conservation Champion 2016, 2014.
  • Dane County Board of Supervisors, 2010–14.
  • Elected to Assembly since 2012.

2017 Authored Proposals

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2017 Co-authored Proposals

2017 Cosponsored Proposals

2017 Authored Amendments

2017 Votes