Nate Otto Portrait

My political career goes all the way back to November, 2021. A friend asked me to apply for the vacant Eau Claire County Board seat in District 11. The Board appointed me. I was a longshot candidate, but that April I won reelection. By 10-votes.

Yep, every vote counts.

Community Leader

  • Cub Scout leader, 2018-2022.
  • Congregational President, UUC, 2021-2022.
  • Public leadership in Lions Club, Pure Water Paddlers, Toastmasters.


  • CVTC Adjunct Instructor, CVTC, 2018-present.
  • Boat builder and author of "Your Fifty Dollar Kayak".
  • Presenter at Chippewa Valley Code Camp, 2017.


  • Master's degree, Public Policy, Minnesota Humphrey Institute, 2011.
  • North High and UWEC graduate, late 1990's.
  • Software developer (C#, SQL, HTML/JS/CSS, PHP) since 2012.
  • Real estate investor since 2010.