By Jeff Sherman Staff Writer Published Jan 05, 2009 at 9:05 PM

Season 13 of "The Bachelor" debuted tonight on ABC. It featured a Milwaukee connection in 24-year-old Molly Malaney, who is contending for the heart of single dad Jason Mesnick.

Malaney, according to her bio, is from Grand Rapids, Mich., and currently resides in Milwaukee. notes that she is an executive for "the Kohl's store in Milwaukee."

The 2003 season of the show featured Oconomowoc native Tina Panas. 

"The Bachelor" airs at 8 p.m. Monday on ABC and online at

Jeff Sherman Staff Writer

A life-long and passionate community leader and Milwaukeean, Jeff Sherman is a co-founder of OnMilwaukee.

He grew up in Wauwatosa and graduated from Marquette University, as a Warrior. He holds an MBA from Cardinal Stritch University, and is the founding president of Young Professionals of Milwaukee (YPM)/Fuel Milwaukee.

Early in his career, Sherman was one of youngest members of the Greater Milwaukee Committee, and currently is involved in numerous civic and community groups - including board positions at The Wisconsin Center District, Wisconsin Club and Marcus Center for the Performing Arts.  He's honored to have been named to The Business Journal's "30 under 30" and Milwaukee Magazine's "35 under 35" lists.  

He owns a condo in Downtown and lives in greater Milwaukee with his wife Stephanie, his son, Jake, and daughter Pierce. He's a political, music, sports and news junkie and thinks, for what it's worth, that all new movies should be released in theaters, on demand, online and on DVD simultaneously.

He also thinks you should read OnMilwaukee each and every day.