Representative Tyler August (R-Lake Geneva) was first elected to the Wisconsin State Assembly in 2010, and is currently serving his sixth term.
He was born on January 26, 1983, and is a lifelong resident of Walworth County.
After graduating from Big Foot High School in 2001, Tyler attended UW-Eau Claire and UW-Madison.
Prior to being elected, he was the Chief of Staff to former State Representative Tom Lothian (R-Williams Bay).
Tyler has an extensive history of leadership in the Republican Party, both at the local and state levels. He is a former member of the Executive Board of the Republican Party of Wisconsin, as well as a former Chairman of both the Republican Party of Congressman Paul Ryan's 1st Congressional District and the Republican Party of Walworth County. He is also a lifetime member of the National Rifle Association.
Tyler is the Assembly Speaker Pro Tempore, the second highest constitutional officer in the State Assembly. He also serves on the following committees during the current legislative session: Joint Survey Committee on Tax Exemptions (Co-Chairman), Joint Committee on the Review of Administrative Rules (Co-Vice Chair), Joint Legislative Council, Assembly Organization, and Assembly Rules.