The Town of Madison is a "Town Meeting/Manager" form of government. The annual Town Meeting is the true governing body. The elected Select Board appoints a Town Manager who serves as the chief executive officer for the town. The Town Manager works under the Board's direction, and Select Board meetings are held on the second and fourth Mondays of the month.
Denise Ducharme is Madison's current town manager. She was appointed by the Select Board on August 14th, 2023.