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Senator Agard’s Bio: Senator Melissa Agard was first elected to the Wisconsin State Assembly in November 2012 and the Wisconsin State Senate in November 2020. She represents the 16th Senate District, which encompasses much of the east and south sides of Dane County.

For the 2021-2022 session, Senator Agard was elected Senate Vice Caucus Co-chair. She currently serves on Joint Legislative Audit Committee; Financial Institutions and Revenue; Housing, Commerce, and Trade; Natural Resources and Energy; Human Services, Children and Families.

A lifelong Madison resident, Senator Agard lives with her four sons on the Northside.