First Person Singular: Secretary of State Max Maxfield
Wyoming’s 20th secretary of state chooses not to seek third term

Although he was born and raised in Wisconsin, Wyoming Secretary of State Max Maxfield has dedicated much of his adult life to serving the residents of The Cowboy State.

Before being elected secretary in 2006 (and subsequently re-elected in 2010), Maxfield spent 23 years serving the public as executive director of the YMCA, head of the Wyoming Make-A-Wish-Foundation and leading the Wyoming Recreation Commission and the Wyoming Department of Commerce.

His first elected position was as state auditor where he served for two terms before running for secretary of state.

"Serving as Wyoming Secretary of State has been a long time dream. I am honored and humbled that my dream has come true,” Maxfield said. Read More…