Dane County Executive

Employer / Organization

Dane County

Next Election

Apr 06, 2021

Filing Window

Dec 01, 2020 - Jan 08, 2021


The executive is the chief officer of the county's executive branch. The executive manages the county, implementing policy, directing executive staff, and administering county functions and services.

Application Guidelines
If you would like to be included on the ballot for county office, follow these three steps. 1) Contact the county clerk's office. The clerk can provide information about the availability of filing papers and answer questions regarding nominating petitions and other ballot procedures. 2) Arrange to pick up required paperwork. 3) Return your completed paperwork within the designated filing window. The filing deadline shown is the final deadline if the incumbent does not file for candidacy. If the incumbent does file, the deadline is three days earlier.

Submit application to:
Dane County Clerk, City-County Building, Madison, WI, 53703, US