Alberta Darling represents Wisconsin’s 8th Senate District and is a resident of River Hills. Alberta has 2 children and 3 grandchildren.
A former teacher, Senator Darling entered public service with a commitment to protecting, educating, and improving the lives of children.
Senator Darling serves as the Co-Chair of the Joint Committee on Finance, the state’s budget-writing committee. She has held the title of Co-Chair longer than any other woman in Wisconsin history. She also serves as Vice-Chair of the Senate Education Committee.
Milwaukee Magazine named Senator Darling one of the Most Influential People in Milwaukee. The magazine declared her as “arguably the most powerful woman in state government.”