Richard and Audrey Costerisan, Siren, Wi, are the Chairman and Treasurer respectively of the Burnett County Democrats. They have worked tirelessly for progressive causes. Richard informs all the Burnett County Democrats of important issues, hosts fundraisers for progressive candidates, and he and Audrey even put up yard signs. Richard is a Vietnam Veteran. Both Richard and Audrey have been active in labor unions. Although Burnett County has a small population, Richard and Audrey have made the Democratic Party an active and growing force in local politics.