House 2009-2012 (District 51A); House 2013-2016 (District 37B)
Party when first elected: Republican
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities; B.A.; Political Science
Farrah (married in 2005)
Three children: Everett (when first elected), and Winston (born in 2010, while he was in office), (sons); Audrey Adelle (born in 2011, while he was in office), (daughter)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
He was raised on the Wright Patterson Air Force Base near Dayton, Ohio and in Kenosha, Wisconsin.He was a member of Emmanuel Christian Center.Religion provided by the Star Tribune Voter's Guide, 2008; and Politics in Minnesota, the Directory, 2009-2010.