Mayor's Biography

David Ament

Mayor David A. Ament

Term: April 2021 - April 2025

Phone: (262) 797-2441



Dave Ament is now serving his third term as Mayor of New Berlin. He was first elected Mayor on April 2, 2013 after serving the citizens of New Berlin as the seventh district alderman for twelve years from 2001 - 2013. The Mayor was then re-elected in April 2017, and again in April 2021 for his third term. Before being elected mayor in 2013, he owned and operated his own business, Ament Industrial Truck for 33 years.


Dave has been a resident of New Berlin for over 69 years and has been married to his wife, Peggy, for over 54 years and counting! They have three grown children, Beth, Sherry and Matt.

Current Boards & Commissions

  • Agenda Review Sub Committee 
  • Alternative Transportation Sub Committee
  • Board of Public Works
  • Code Sub Committee
  • Committee of the Whole (not voting member)
  • Common Council (not voting member)
  • Community Development Authority
  • Finance Committee 
  • Negotiating Committee
  • Parks, Buildings & Grounds Commission
  • Plan Commission
  • Water Resource Management

Other Affiliations

  • AARP
  • New Berlin Memorial Day Ceremony
  • New Berlin Historical Society
  • Holy Apostles Parish Member
  • Miss New Berlin Pageant
  • Waukesha County Historical Society
  • New Berlin Chamber of Commerce
  • New Berlin Veterans Memorial Society
  • New Berlin Senior Citizen's Club
  • New Berlin Police Department Alumni Association
  • Wisconsin League of Municipalities
  • Weston Antique Apple Orchard Foundation 
Mayor and Peggy Christmas Photo
Mayor 4th of July Parade Photo
family photo
Mayor Veterans Day Photo