Arlyn Halvorson joined the Madison Area Technical College District Board in July 2012. He was elected Board Treasurer in July 2014, having previously served as Board Secretary. He works for the Dane County Highway Department and is president of the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees Union Local #65. Mr. Halvorson has been a member of the McFarland K-12 School Board since 1995, currently serving as Board President. During his spare time he tends to the family farm in the Town of Dunn.