John is a lifelong resident of Franklin and previously served 6 years as Alderman for the City of Franklin. John attended the Franklin school system from Country Dale Elementary through Franklin High School.
John holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Public Relations from University of Wisconsin - Whitewater. He has served as a law enforcement professional since 1994 and holds the current rank of Lieutenant with the Waterford Police Department.
Current Term Service Experience as the Appointed Aldermanic Representative:
- Board of Public Works
- Personnel Committee
- Environmental Commission
- Fair Commission
Other Municipal Experience:
- Business Licensing Committee for 5 years
- City Finance Committee for 5 years
- Vice President and member, Fire and Police Commission for 8.5 years
- Member of the Parks Commission for 3 years
April 2023 thru April 2026
Mayor John Nelson
Term thru April 2026
7787 S. North Cape Road
Franklin, WI 53132
Chairman of Plan Commission and Community Development Authority.