John Mielke

Chapter Presidents Council Liaison
Wisconsin Chapter of Associated Builders and Contractors

John Mielke is president and CEO of ABC of Wisconsin, a position he has held since 2013 He serves as the 2023 chapter presidents council liaison to the ABC national board of directors.

Mielke began his career with ABC of Wisconsin in 1992 as the education coordinator and has also served as director of special projects, director of government relations and vice president.

He is a board member of the Wisconsin Civil Justice Council, has served on the Wisconsin Unemployment Insurance Advisory Council, was a local elected official for more than 10 years and was named a Construction Industry Icon by The Daily Reporter in 2019. Mielke has also served as chapter presidents liaison on several ABC national committees.

Mielke has a degree in political science and communications from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point and attended the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Institute for Organization Management.