Jessica will be the first out transgender woman ever elected to the Wisconsin legislature and the second trans state Senator in the country!
Jessica Katzenmeyer is a former union member of over 12 years, an LGBTQ rights activist, and former candidate for Wisconsin State Assembly. After losing her home, and nearly her life, to a devastating house fire, Jessica personally knows the importance of having affordable quality healthcare coverage. With a proud union background, Jessica believes in empowering workers and raising wages so that anyone can support themselves and their families. Jessica has testified in front of the Wisconsin State Legislature concerning LGBTQ rights and has given numerous speeches promoting LGBTQ equality and protecting victims of domestic abuse. Currently, she serves on the West Allis Plan Commission.