John Lehman (Democrat) was a candidate who sought election to the Wisconsin State Assembly to represent District 62. Lehman lost the general election on November 6, 2018, after advancing from the primary on August 14, 2018.
Lehman is a former Democratic member of the Wisconsin State Senate, representing District 21 from 2012, when he won the recall election against incumbent Senator Van Wanggaard, until 2015. He was sworn in on July 16, 2012. Lehman did not seek re-election to the Wisconsin State Senate in 2014.
Lehman previously represented District 21 from 2006 to 2011 and served as Majority Caucus Leader. He served in the Wisconsin State Assembly from 1997 to 2007.
Lehman was running for Lieutenant Governor of Wisconsin in 2014. John Lehman lost the general election on November 4, 2014.
Lehman attended the Universities of Wisconsin-Madison and Parkside and earned his B.A. from Luther College and M.Ed. from Carthage College.
Lehman's professional experience includes work as a history and economics high school teacher in the Racine Unified School District.
From 1988 to 2000, he was a City Council Member and President of the City of Racine.