Dodge County Board Members Sworn-In, Russ Kottke Re-Elected As Board Chairman

(Juneau) Members of the Dodge County Board were sworn-in during their meeting Tuesday. A few of the new members include Travis Schultz who unseated incumbent William Hoekstra, Mayville Mayor Rob Boelk, former Beaver Dam Fire Chief Del Yaroch and Jenifer Hedrick from Watertown. The board also voted to Russel Kottke as the county board chairman. Supervisors Jeff Schmitt and Donna Maly were also nominated for the position. Also returning as first vice chair is Dave Frohling while Joseph Marsik retained his second vice chair seat. Twelve people were nominated and it took four rounds of voting to determine who was going to be on the Dodge County Board’s Executive Committee. Joining Kottke, Frohling and Marsik are Jeff Schmitt, Thomas Schaefer, Dan Hilbert and Kira Sheahan-Malloy.