401 E. Roberta Ave, Waukesha, WI 53186 262.970.3700 (phone) 262.970.3720 (fax) 262.970.3716 (attendance)

Wall of Fame


Dan P. Vrakas

Class Of: 1974
Inducted In: 2007

After graduating high school, Dan earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology with an Emphasis in Business from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point and graduated with honors. During college and for years afterwards, Dan worked as a cook and manager in his familyís restaurant, Paulís Metropolitan Restaurant, which was a community landmark in downtown Waukesha. He eventually purchased and operated the eating establishment. In 1990, Dan sought public office and was elected to serve in the State of Wisconsin Legislature where he represented the 33rd Assembly District for 15 years. As a State Representative, he was the Assemblyís Majority Caucus Chairman. Continuing his career in the public sector, Dan was elected to serve as County Executive. A City of Waukesha native, Dan makes his home in Waukesha Countyís beautiful Lake Country area where he enjoys spending time with his two daughters. During his free time, he also enjoys boating, golfing, riding Harley Davidson motorcycles, tackling home improvement projects, and bicycling.


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