Senate 2007-2010 (District 17)
Party when first elected: Democratic-Farmer-Labor
Anoka, Chisago, Isanti
Date of Birth:
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Date of Death:
Reported Minority: None Reported
City of Residence (when first elected):
Occupation (when first elected):
Legislator/Truck and Trailer Repair Estimator, Fridley
White Bear Mariner High School; Secondary;
916 Vocational-Technical College; Vocational-Technical School; Body Work and Painting
OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE
North Branch, Minnesota (School Board);
1991 to 2001
Chisago County, Minnesota (District 2, County Commissioner);
2002 to 2006
Two children: Cristina and Becki (daughters)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
He ran unsuccessfully as the Democratic-Farmer-Labor party endorsed candidate for Minnesota House District 32B in the 2012 election.
Special Legislative Concerns: transportation, education, health care, property tax relief.
He grew up in White Bear Lake, Minnesota.
Religion provided by the 2006 WCCO TV Voters' Guide.