Your Village Government

The Village Board

Pepin is one of 395 villages in Wisconsin. We use the president-village board form of government. Our board has seven members who serve terms of two years. To serve on the board a person must be at least 18 years of age, be a US citizen and, be a resident of the Village of Pepin, Wisconsin.

Current members are:

  • President; Vern Seifert
  • Board Members; Joel Wener, Bill Wroblewski, Damon Ellison, Paul Riesgraf, David Brassfield

    • Attorney; Jon Seifert
    • Building Inspector; Dan Fedie
    • Assessor; Bill Briggs - Appraisal Services, Inc.

Village Administration and Staff

The Village Clerk/Treasurer is appointed by the village board and serves as Administrative Assistant to the board.

The Clerk/Treasurer maintains all village board minutes, ordinances, resolutions, contracts, deeds, leases, records and agreements. In addition to record keeping duties, the Clerk/Treasurer maintains the village calendar and schedules appointments, supervises Municipal Elections, provides Educational Training and serves as a liaison between the public and elected officials.

Our Mission is to provide reliable, responsive, quality services that enhance the safety, livability and prosperity of our community.


Cindy began work for the Village of Pepin in 1988 as Clerk, took a couple years off, returned in 1998 as Deputy Clerk/Treasurer, and beginning June 1, 2015 was appointed as Clerk/Treasurer.

Cindy says "The Village and our offices have changed a great deal since I started. One thing that hasn't changed is the variety. You never know what the day will bring and that keeps the job fresh and interesting."

Cindy has two sons, two beautiful daughters-in-law and five very active grandchildren. In addition to her job in Pepin, she is the Clerk/Treasurer for the Village of Stockholm, Wisconsin. A job she has held since 1998.

Cindy enjoys reading, oil painting, good movies, traveling and spending quality time with friends and family.

Tracey Seifert Photo

Police Department Administrative Assistant

In addition to her job as Administrative Assistant to the Pepin Police Department, Tracey is an EMT and serves as Treasurer for the Pepin Ambulance Service.
She enjoys working at Harbor View Cafe, as well as being involved in Cub Scouts, 4-H, Church and School activities.

Tracey and her husband Jon have 3 daughters and 1 son.