Cynthia Kaump, a small business owner and financial professional from Madison is on the ballot for Wisconsin State Treasurer on Aug. 14.
Name: Cynthia Kaump
Hometown: Madison, WI
Occupation: Small business owner and financial professional
Please characterize where you fall on the political spectrum:
Kaump is a proud Democrat raised in a union household and the product of a public education. She worked in the Office of State Treasurer under two Republicans and maintains good relationships with lawmakers and officials of both parties. Kaump has strong progressive values but believes people of both parties should "play well in the sandbox" together, especially on issues relating to finance and good government.