Sheldon Wasserman is a Milwaukee native, a graduate of Milwaukee Public School, attended Marquette University and earned his undergraduate degree at the University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee and his M.D. degree from the Medical College of Wisconsin. He is married and has three children.
Sheldon Wasserman was elected to the Milwaukee County Board of Supervisors in 2016 and re-elected in 2018, to represent the residents of Milwaukee County’s 3rd District, which includes Milwaukee’s East Side, the Village of Shorewood and most of the Village of Whitefish Bay.
Sheldon Wasserman was previously elected from 1995 to 2009 where he served residents of Wisconsin as a State Representative. During his career in the Assembly, Wasserman was looked up to by members of both parties on the issue of health care, and crafting health care related legislation. He served on the Health, Public Health, Medicaid Reform, Urban Affairs, and Corrections and the Courts committees while in the Assembly.
North Shore United Educators Award of Excellence
Milwaukee Magazine Best Legislator
Wisconsin Coalition Against Sexual Assault Voices of Courage Award for Public Policy
Professional Fire Fighters of Wis. Legislator of the Year
Milwaukee Women’s Center Advocate of the Year Award
Wisconsin Professional Police Association Best Legislator Ranking
American Heart Assn. Wis. Affiliate Heartsaver Award
K-8 Union High School Districts Coalition Legislator of the Year
Husband to Wendy, father to Joseph, Lauren and Benjamin
District resident for over 25 years.
OB/GYN Physician at Ascension Columbia St. Mary’s Hospital
Appointed to the Wisconsin Medical Examining Board by former Gov. Jim Doyle and Governor Tony Evers and confirmed by the Wisconsin State Senate
Shorewood Men's Club,
Wisconsin Breast Cancer Coalition,
American College of OB/GYNs,
UWM Alumni Association,
Historic Water Tower Neighborhood
Lake Park Friends