Representative John Spiros was born and raised in Ohio. After graduating high school, he served six years in the United States Air Force where he was a part of an elite security squad that provided protection for 26 generals and the command center for the Strategic Air Command. After leaving the service, he served as a police officer. Today, John is the current VP of Safety and Claims Management for a local transportation company and has been in the transportation industry for 24 years. John currently lives in Marshfield with his wife Rebecca, who is a nurse. Together they have five adult children and four grandchildren.
Before John was elected to the State Assembly in 2012, he served as a member of the Marshfield City Council where he served as the Chairman of the Finance and Budget Committee, and as President in 2009. He has also served as a member of the Marshfield Industrial Park Commission and on the Board of Directors for the Central Wisconsin State Fair.
Representative Spiros is currently serving his fifth term and serves as the chair of the Assembly Committee on Criminal Justice and Public Safety, the Joint Review Committee on Criminal Penalties and vice-chair of the Assembly Committee on Transportation.