State Rep. Jonathan Brostoff will be a guest speaker at Historic Water Tower Neighborhood’s monthly meeting at 7 p.m. Wednesday April 1, 2015.
Elected to the Wisconsin Assembly on Nov. 4, 2014, Jonathan grew up on Milwaukee’s East Side and attended the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, where he earned a degree in political science and met his wife, Diana Vang-Brostoff. According to his bio:
For almost two decades, Rep. Brostoff has dedicated his life to supporting vulnerable community members through both professional and volunteer positions. Rep. Brostoff worked for several of Milwaukee’s homeless shelters and social service agencies, including Pathfinders for youth and Dryhootch for veterans. His specific areas of interest are mental health, disability rights, and Hmong rights. He was a longtime aide and District Director for the previous Senate Democratic Leader, Chris Larson, until being elected to the WI State Assembly for the 2015-2016 Legislative Session. Rep. Brostoff serves on the Aging and Long-Term Care, Financial Institutions, Mental Health, State Affairs and Government Operations, and Ways and Means Committees in the 2015-16.
Our meeting takes place at the Marcia Coles Community Room beneath the Lake Park Pavilion. As always, you’re invited to join us at 6:45 p.m. for coffee and cookies courtesy of Bartolotta’s Lake Park Bistro.