House 2011-2012 (District 2B); House 2015-2016 (District 2A)
Party when first elected: Republican
Beltrami, Clearwater, Hubbard, Lake of the Woods, Pennington, Polk
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Evangelical Christian, Non-denominational
Reported Minority: None Reported
City of Residence (when first elected):
Occupation (when first elected):
Business; General Manager, Northwest Tire/Former Small Business Owner, R & D Tire and Automotive Center
Secondary; Graduate, 1963
Anderson University; B.A.; History, 1968
OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE
United States Army (Fort Sill, Oklahoma; Operating Room Technician and Combat Medic);
1969 to 1971
Pat (married on June 17, 1967)
Two children: Nathan and Jason (sons)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
He moved to Bemidji, Minnesota in the spring of 1973.
He was a youth baseball and basketball coach.
He was a member of Cornerstone Community Church.
Religion provided by his 2010 campaign website and Politics in Minnesota, The Directory, 2011-2012.