David Hergenroeder was appointed to the Board of Education in 2013. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the United States Military Academy at West Point, Master of Science degrees in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Washington in Seattle and in Resource Strategy from the National Defense University in Washington, DC, and is a licensed Professional Engineer. A strategic planner with an engineering background, he is currently employed as a Program Manager at Redstone Arsenal.
The Hergenroeders have been residents of Madison since 2004. He and his wife, Melanie, have two sons, John and David, and one daughter, Laura, all graduates of the Madison City School system.