House 2003-08 (District 13A)
Party when first elected: Republican
Kandiyohi, Pope, Stearns
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Reported Minority: None Reported
City of Residence (when first elected):
Occupation (when first elected):
Business, Charlie's Cafe/Former English Teacher and Coach, Brooten Belgrade Elrosa High School
St. John's Prep. High School; Secondary;
St. Cloud State University; B.S.; English; History, Social Studies, and Political Science
OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE
Freeport, Minnesota (School Board);
Brooten, Minnesota (City Council);
1984 to 1988
Freeport, Minnesota (City Council);
2000 to 2002
Four children: Scott, Holly, Kyle, and Brent
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
He ran unsuccessfully as the Democratic-Farmer-Labor party endorsed candidate for the Minnesota House of Representatives in the 1988 election. He lost to Sylvester Uphus by 153 votes.
He switched to the Republican party in 2002.
Religion provided by Politics in Minnesota the Directory, 2005-2006.