Shawn Pfaff joined the Madison Area Technical College District Board on July 8, 2013. He was elected Board Vice Chair in July 2014. He is the owner of Pfaff Public Affairs. Mr. Pfaff was the mayor of the City of Fitchburg from 2011 to 2015. Mr. Pfaff is a member of the University of Wisconsin Idea Scholars Program, Director of the Wisconsin FFA Foundation Board of Sponsors, and Director of the UW-Eau Claire Alumni Association.