Stephen Kraus

Retired Manager of Media Relations at Madison Gas and Electric, Steve directed the company's advertising and external communications. He joined Madison Gas and Electric in 1981 after teaching high school marketing and business education classes in Dane County for 6 years. Steve is currently on the Waunakee Village Board and a member of the Community's Plan and Utility Commissions.

Before his village work, he was elected 3 times to the Waunakee School Board. He has served as director on the Waunakee Chamber of Commerce Board and is co-founder of the Waunakee Community Foundation. He recently served on the board of the Greater Madison Conventions and Visitors Bureau and is now a member of their Spirit of Greater Madison Board.

Steve and his wife Diane have lived in the Waunakee area for 30 years and have 2 grown sons.

Stephen Kraus' term on the Village Board of Trustees will expire in April of 2018.