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Sertich, Anthony "Tony"

House 2001-2011 (District 5B)

Party when first elected:  Democratic-Farmer-Labor

Counties Served:  St. Louis

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: 1/2/1976 Date of Death: 
Birth Place: Minnesota Birth County:  Birth Country: United States
Other Names: Tony
Gender:  Male Religion:  Catholic
City of Residence (when first elected):  Chisholm

Occupation (when first elected):  Legislator

EDUCATION

Chisholm High School; Secondary; Graduate
Hamline University; B.A.; Theatre Arts and Political Science

OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE

State Board/Commission/CouncilMinnesota Iron Range Resources and Rehabilitation Board (Board Member, Appointed by the Speaker of the House)Appointed??/??/???? to 01/??/2011
State Legislative StaffMinnesota Senate (Intern; then Legislative Assistant to Minnesota Senator Jerry Janezich) ??/??/1997 to ??/??/2000
State Board/Commission/CouncilMinnesota Iron Range Resources and Rehabilitation Board (Commissioner, Appointed by Governor Mark Dayton)Appointed01/13/2011 to ??/??/20??
State Board/Commission/CouncilMinnesota Center for Rural Policy and Development (Appointed by Governor Mark Dayton)Appointed06/??/2011 to ??/??/20??

FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS

Spouse: Single (when first elected); Tallie Nelson (married in July 2008)
Children:
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:

GENERAL NOTES

He was a fourth generation Iron Ranger.

Religion provided by Politics in Minnesota the Directory, 2005-2006.


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Map of Chisholm
Chisholm, MN
Total Days Served: 3663

SESSIONS SERVED

87th Legislative Session (2011-2012)

  Session Details
Body: House Elected: 11/2/2010 Term of Office: 1/4/2011 to 1/13/2011 (unfinished term)
District: 05B Residence: Chisholm
Counties Represented: St. Louis
Occupation: Small Business Manager
Party: Democratic-Farmer-Labor
Bills Authored: Chief Author     Author
Committees:
Capital Investment Minutes
Jobs and Economic Development Finance Minutes
Taxes Minutes
Ways and Means Minutes
Reason for unfinished term: Appointed to other office
Session Notes: He was appointed by Governor Mark Dayton to be Commissioner of the Iron Range Resources and Rehabilitation Board.

86th Legislative Session (2009-2010)

  Session Details
Body: House Elected: 11/4/2008 Term of Office: 1/6/2009 to 1/3/2011
District: 05B Residence: Chisholm
Counties Represented: St. Louis
Occupation: Small Business Manager
Party: Democratic-Farmer-Labor
Bills Authored: Chief Author     Author
Special Session Bills Authored:     2010 1st Sp.S. - Author
   2010 2nd Sp.S. - Author
Committees:
Rules and Legislative Administration (Chair) Minutes
Leadership Position: Majority Leader

85th Legislative Session (2007-2008)

  Session Details
Body: House Elected: 11/7/2006 Term of Office: 1/3/2007 to 1/5/2009
District: 05B Residence: Chisholm
Counties Represented: St. Louis
Occupation: Small Business Manager
Party: Democratic-Farmer-Labor
Bills Authored: Chief Author     Author
Committees:
Finance Minutes
Rules and Legislative Administration (Chair) Minutes
Ways and Means Minutes
Leadership Position: Majority Leader

84th Legislative Session (2005-2006)

  Session Details
Body: House Elected: 11/2/2004 Term of Office: 1/4/2005 to 1/2/2007
District: 05B Residence: Chisholm
Counties Represented: St. Louis
Occupation: Legislator
Party: Democratic-Farmer-Labor
Bills Authored: Chief Author     Author
Special Session Bills Authored:  2005 1st Sp.S. - Chief Author    2005 1st Sp.S. - Author
Committees:
Commerce and Financial Institutions Minutes
Jobs and Economic Opportunity Policy and Finance Minutes
Rules and Legislative Administration Minutes
Leadership Position: Assistant Minority Leader Leadership Position: Minority Whip

83rd Legislative Session (2003-2004)

  Session Details
Body: House Elected: 11/5/2002 Term of Office: 1/7/2003 to 1/3/2005
District: 05B Residence: Chisholm
Counties Represented: St. Louis
Occupation: Legislator
Party: Democratic-Farmer-Labor
Bills Authored: Chief Author     Author
Special Session Bills Authored:     2003 1st Sp.S. - Author
Committees:
Commerce, Jobs, and Economic Development
Commerce, Jobs, and Economic Development Subcommittee: Economic Development and Tourism Division
Jobs and Economic Development Finance
Leadership Position: Assistant Minority Leader

82nd Legislative Session (2001-2002)

  Session Details
Body: House Elected: 11/7/2000 Term of Office: 1/3/2001 to 1/6/2003
District: 05B Residence: Chisholm
Counties Represented: St. Louis
Occupation: Legislator
Party: Democratic-Farmer-Labor
Bills Authored: Chief Author     Author
Committees:
Commerce, Jobs, and Economic Development
Commerce, Jobs, and Economic Development Subcommittee: Economic Development and Tourism Division
Jobs and Economic Development Finance

Articles & Books About
Walker, Jonas M. "A New Generation." Session Weekly, St. Paul: Minnesota House of Representatives Information Office, January 12, 2001, p. 15.




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