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Jennifer Shilling (Jennifer Ehlenfeldt) was born on 4 July, 1969 in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, United States, is an American politician, Wisconsin Senator. Discover Jennifer Shilling's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is She in this year and how She spends money? Also learn how She earned most of networth at the age of 51 years old?

Popular As Jennifer Ehlenfeldt
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Age 52 years old
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Born 4 July 1969
Birthday 4 July
Birthplace Oshkosh, Wisconsin, United States
Nationality United States

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In 2020, Shilling announced she would step down as Minority Leader and would not seek re-election in 2020. On May 15, 2020, Shilling resigned from the Wisconsin Senate.


Shilling was reelected in the November 2016 election.


In 2014, Shilling was elected Senate Minority Leader by fellow Democrats. Her top priorities include increasing spending on education, both at the K-12 and college level.


In March 2012, Bill Feehan, a La Crosse businessman and county board supervisor, announced that he would run against Shilling in the 2012 general election. In the newly redistricted district, Shilling took over 58% of the vote, with 51,091 votes to Feehan's 36,527.


Shilling was a Democratic member of the Wisconsin State Senate first elected to represent the 32nd District in 2011 from La Crosse, Wisconsin. She was Senate Minority Leader for the Democrats from 2015 until 2020.

On April 9, 2011, Shilling formally announced her intention to run in the Senate recall election against Republican Dan Kapanke. That summer, she defeated him in the recall election winning 55% of the vote, and took office August 26, 2011.


Re-elected in 2002, she remained on the financial institutions, health and insurance committees, and was also assigned to the committees on colleges and universities, and on highway safety. In 2008, running unopposed, Shilling won 97% of the vote.


In the meantime, Shilling graduated from the Bowhay Institute on Legislative Leadership Development and the Citizen's Police Academy in La Crosse. In addition, she was also a member of the Wisconsin Technology Council Board of Directors. In 2001, she was selected to participate in the American Council of Young Political Leaders delegation to the Philippines, and in 2002 was the commencement speaker for graduation ceremonies at UW–La Crosse.


In 2000, Ehlenfeldt was elected to succeed her boss, Mark Meyer, in the 95th Assembly District (Meyer was making a successful bid for the State Senate). She won her primary election with ease and won the general election with 13,789 votes to 11,530 for Republican nominee Deb Suchla. Subsequent to the November election, she married and changed her name to Jennifer Shilling. She was assigned to the Assembly's standing committees on financial institutions, health, insurance and personal privacy, as well as the Legislative Advisory Committee to the Wisconsin-Minnesota Boundary Commission.


During her first week of work as an aide for Meyer, on January 8, 1993, Shilling's parents and five employees were murdered at the family's restaurant in Palatine, Illinois, during a robbery-murder now known as the Brown's Chicken massacre. Both of Shilling's younger sisters were also scheduled to be at the restaurant that night, but happened not to be present at the time of the killing.


Jennifer Shilling (née Ehlenfeldt; born July 4, 1969) is an American politician.

Shilling was born Jennifer Ehlenfeldt on July 4, 1969, in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, to Richard and Lynn Ehlenfeldt. She graduated from Buffalo Grove High School in Buffalo Grove, Illinois. She served as a La Crosse County Supervisor from 1990 to 1992, and earned a joint B.A. in political science and public administration at the University of Wisconsin–La Crosse, graduating in 1992. Prior to being elected to the State Assembly, she worked as a legislative aide for Democratic United States Representative Ron Kind and later for State Representative Mark Meyer.