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Two candidates competing for supervisor seat on Center Town Board

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staff, Gazette
March 28, 2013

— Two candidates—incumbent Dennis Knudson, Evansville, and challenger Greg Swanson, Janesville—are seeking a seat on the Center Town Board.

Knudson sees farmland preservation as a major campaign issue, while Swanson said fiscal responsibility is necessary during these difficult economic times.

Dennis A. Knudson (I)

Age: 67

Address: 9516 W. County A, Evansville.

Job: Car wash owner

Education: Bachelor’s degree from Concordia University

Community service: Past adjutant American Legion, Footville.

Elected posts: Evansville School Board member, current town of Center supervisor.

Major campaign issues: Farmland preservation

Gregory J. Swanson

Age: 50

Address: 7143 W. Thornapple Drive, Janesville.

Job: Transportation manager of operations at True Value.

Education: Bachelor’s degree in economics and political science from UW-Eau Claire and master’s degree in business with a focus on finance/IT management from UW-Whitewater.

Community service: None

Elected posts: None

Major campaign issue: Fiscally responsible management.

“With my many years of budgetary and leadership experience in the private sector, I feel I can make the difference in these difficult times and would provide an impartial voice for all townships residents.”



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