Jason Gonzalez was elected Mayor of Fitchburg, WI in 2017 after representing district 3 for four years. Jason was the first Latino elected to the Fitchburg Common Council in 2013, as well as the first Latino Mayor elected in Fitchburg. While on council, Jason served as Chair of the Personnel Committee, was a member of Public Safety & Human Services, City Hall Expansion Oversight, Fire Station and Transportation & Transit committees.
Jason was raised in Dane County and attended local schools. He attended and graduated from the University of Wisconsin School Of Law. He has been a local firefighter, EMT and police intern. Jason is a small business entrepreneur, running a shared law office engaging in public defense and criminal casework.
As mayor, Jason looks forward to being a unifying voice for our growing, diverse community.