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16th Senate District candidates

16th Senate District candidates


Meet the candidates

Andrew McKinney

Andrew McKinney


Age: 51

Address: 4574 American Way, Cottage Grove

Family: Married, six children

Job: Community schools site coordinator, C.H. Bird Elementary, Sun Prairie

Education: Master’s degree in education, counseling foundations, and bachelor’s degree in business management, Concordia University


Melissa Sargent

Rep. Melissa Sargent


Age: 51

Address: 1638 Mayfield Lane, Madison

Family: Single mother of four boys

Job: State representative

Prior elected office: State Assembly since 2013; Dane County Board, 2010-2014

Education: Bachelor’s degree in psychology, UW-Madison

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