Patricia Strachota

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Patricia Strachota
Member of the Wisconsin State Assembly
from the 58th district
In office
Preceded by Glenn Grothman
Succeeded by Bob Gannon
Personal details
Born (1955-06-29) June 29, 1955 (age 61)
Cuyahoga County, Ohio
Political party Republican
Residence West Bend, Wisconsin
Alma mater St. Mary's
Profession Politician
Website Official website

Patricia Strachota (June 29, 1955) is a Wisconsin politician and legislator.

Born in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, Strachota graduated from Saint Mary's College (Indiana). She served on the Washington County, Wisconsin Board of Supervisors 1986-2002. Strachota also worked for the Washington County Department of Human Resources as a personnel/safety analyst. Strachota has served in the Wisconsin State Assembly since 2005, and also serves as the Assembly Majority Leader.[1][2][3] She is a member of the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC).[citation needed] In February 2014, Strachota announced she will not seek reelection.[4] On November 4, 2014, Bob Gannon was elected to her seat.[5]


  1. ^ Votesmart,org-Patricia Strachota
  2. ^ Wisconsin State Legislators[permanent dead link]
  3. ^ 'Wisconsin Blue Book 2005,' Biographical Sketch of Patricia Strachota, pg. 59
  4. ^ 'Rep Pat Strachota, R-West Bend, will not seek re-election,' The Daily Cardinal (University of Wisconsin–Madison), February 9, 2014
  5. ^ WI Uncontested Archived November 10, 2014, at the Wayback Machine.