Madison City Council, 8th District, WI
Matthew Mitnick is an 18-year old freshman at the University of Wisconsin - Madison. Matthew believes that residents in his heavily student populated district should be represented by a peer in local government who will advocate on their behalf. He is fighting for affordable housing, public safety, LGBTQ+ & women's rights, sustainable development, quality mass transportation, environmental sustainability, and student engagement. Among Matthew's passions are helping underserved kids and promoting public health, as he formed a nonprofit chapter to help low income youth and enjoys running marathons in his free time.