Nathan Salas grew up in Watertown WI and is a 1998 graduate of WHS. While in High School, Nathan participated in the National Honor Society and Student Council; plus, he was a member of the football, basketball, and track teams. After graduation, Nathan entered Basic Training at the United States Air Force Academy prior to entering his freshman year at the Academy, and graduated from basic training in August of 1998.
While at the Academy, Nathan successfully completed skydiving training, glyder training, and survival school training. He graduated from the United States Air Force Academy in May 2002 with a Bachelor of Science degree in General Engineering with a major in Political Science. Upon graduation, Nathan entered federal agent training at the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center and completed the federal investigator course with fellow agents from the Secret Service, ATF, DEA, US Marshals, and State Department.
Nathan went on to serve in the Air Force at Aviano Air Base in Italy until 2005, and then he left the military and joined the business world. Since leaving the Air Force, he has held various management and leadership positions in the financial industry, and is currently President of Partnership Bank. Since 2005, Nathan earned a MBA in Finance and Management from UW-Whitewater and graduated from the Graduate School of Banking at UW-Madison.
Nathan resides in Watertown, WI with his wife Nikki and his three children: Sofia, Ava, and Brody. Nathan enjoys spending time with his family, kettlebelling, movies of all genres and watching the Green Bay Packers, UW Badgers and Air Force Falcon football. Nathan is actively involved in various community groups and events in the Watertown community, such as: YES! Watertown, Watertown City Branding Commission, Watertown Education Foundation, Leadership Watertown, Main St. Board and the GHDP for Jefferson and Dodge Counties. Nathan is passionate about the community and is dedicated to making Watertown a remarkable community.