Name: Pat Kreitlow
Residence: 15854 93rd Avenue,
Chippewa Falls, Wis. 54729
Date of Birth: July 3, 1964, in St. Paul, Minn.
Religion: Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church, Chippewa Falls, Wis.
Family: Married; Two children (adult age); One grandson
Education: B.A. in Journalism, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, 1986
Graduated from Apple Valley (MN) High School, 1982
Career History: Former local evening news anchor, WEAU-TV
WAYY-AM- Eau Claire, Wis.
WAXX Radio- Eau Claire, Wis.
Laborer for family electrical contracting business
Worked series of office jobs and waited tables for six years in between media jobs
WBKV Radio-West Bend, Wis.
News Director, WAQE Radio- Rice Lake, Wis.
Political History: Wisconsin State Senator, 23rd District, 2007-2010
Wisconsin State Building Commission, 2010
State Senate President Pro Tempore, 2009
Affiliations: Past president of the Western Wisconsin Press Club
Board of Directors, Literacy Volunteers- Chippewa Valley, Wis.