House 2009-2012 (District 28A); House 2013-2016 (District 21A)
Party when first elected: Republican
Red Wing High School; Secondary; GraduateMinnesota State University, Mankato; B.S.; Marketing, Management and Industrial Relations, Major; Economics, Minor; Cum Laude
Four children: Jess and Macy (daughters); Cole and Tait (sons)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
He was one of ten children. His dad served as Mayor of Hastings, Minnesota in the 1960s.He was a strong safety on the Minnesota State University, Mankato football team.He was a member of the Church of St. Joseph in Red Wing, Minnesota.Religion provided by Politics in Minnesota, The Directory, 2009-2010.