John Duncan

Madison Common Council, District 1

John will be an important voice for equality on the Madison Common Council!


John W. Duncan is running to be the next District 1 Madison (WI) Common Council Alder. John received his bachelor’s in Political Science from Texas Christian University and juris doctor from the University of Massachusetts School of Law. He has spent his entire career in the legal healthcare field, advocating for those who do not have a voice and fighting for what is right. John is a product of public schools, a former nonprofit leader, and a community organizer who is passionate about good government. He and his husband live on Madison’s west side and enjoy, together with their two rescue dogs, exploring all the great parks the area has to offer. If elected, he is committed to listening to constituents, learning what makes his district thrive, and leading with a shared and unified vision for all of Madison.