Bryan Maersch grew up in West Allis, WI and attended St. Rita’s Catholic grade school. Bryan is a 1973 graduate of West Allis Central High School. The University of Wisconsin Oshkosh is where he pursued his BA in Radio, TV and Film along with minoring in Political Science.
Bryan worked as a reporter in Radio at Milwaukee station WEMP / WMYX and later at Racine stations WWEG/WRKR as an on air news reporter.
He spent time as a Manager for Radio Shack in two West Allis stores and returned to school in his 30′s to pursue an education in IT.
He has worked the past 21 years for a large insurance company as a Systems and Project specialist. He has served on the Franklin Technology commission since 2007 and recently had an unsuccessful attempt at the 5th District Alderman position in Franklin in 2010.
Married for 30 years, he, his wife and two children enjoy living in Franklin, WI. Both Bryan and his wife have been residents of Franklin since 1989.
Bryan continues to believe that Franklin is a great place to live but believes that “In Franklin, when it comes to local politics, Franklin leaders like to WAG THE DOG“.