House 2005-2012 (District 30A); House 2013-Present (District 26A)
Party when first elected: Democratic-Farmer-Labor
Amherst Regional High School, Massachusetts; Secondary; University of Minnesota, Twin Cities; B.A.; Spanish, Mangna Cum LaudeUniversity of Massachusetts, Amherst; M.S.; Public HealthBoston University, School of Law; J.D.; Cum Laude
Three children: David and Samuel (sons), Hannah (daughter)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
She ran unsuccessfully as the Democratic-Farmer-Labor party endorsed candidate for the Minnesota House of Representatives in the 2002 election.She announced her intention to run for governor in 2018 on April 2, 2017; she withdrew on March 12, 2018.
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