Luke Fessler

Background Information

How Long Have You Been a Resident of McFarland?

My wife and I moved our family into the village in 2019. I have considered McFarland home since 2005 when we lived just across Siggelkow Road.

How Many Years Have You Held Elected Office in the Village of McFarland?

My first term as a Trustee began in April of 2023.

Why Did You Decide to Become an Elected Official?

Serving on the board is a way for me to give back to the community that has been my home for so many years.

Can You Describe Your Work History?

I’m an IT Manager at a local Madison insurance company and I have an extensive background in finance, data, and technology. I also own my own technology and software consulting company.

Can You Describe Your Educational History?

I earned a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a focus on Information Systems from the University of Wisconsin - Madison.

What Are Some of Your Favorite Activities or Events in McFarland?

I love to spend time using all the natural resources our village has to offer… biking, walking the trails, seeing the beautiful views (Hidden Farm road at sunset!), and the wildlife. My family and I also love the E.D. Locke library, the McFarland Community Festival, school sporting events (Go Spartans!), and meeting friends out at our favorite McFarland restaurants.

What Do You Enjoy Doing in Your Free Time?

I enjoy playing my guitar, doing projects around the house, playing volleyball, listening to audiobooks, and spending time with my family.

Term expires: April 2025

  1. Luke Fessler

    Luke Fessler

    Trustee