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Melin, Carly

House 2011-2012 (District 5B); House 2013-2016 (District 6A)

Party when first elected:  Democratic-Farmer-Labor

Counties Served:  Itasca, St. Louis

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: 8/13/1985
Birth Place: Hibbing, Minnesota
Birth County: St. Louis
Birth Country: United States
Date of Death:
Gender: Female
Religion:
Reported Minority: None Reported
Other Names:
City of Residence (when first elected): Hibbing
Occupation (when first elected): Legal Clerk/Research Attorney, Minnesota Judiciary, Iron Range

EDUCATION

Hibbing Public Schools; Elementary School;
Hibbing High School; Secondary; Graduate, 2003
Bemidji State University; Bachelors Degree; Political Science and Social Work, Magna Cum Laude
Hamline University School of Law; J.D.; May 2010; Passed the Bar Exam, July 2010

OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE

State Legislative Staff: Minnesota House of Representatives (Intern for Representative Tony Sertich); 2010 to 2010
Judicial Administration: Minnesota Judiciary, Hibbing (Law Clerk/Research Attorney); 08/2010 to 20??
State Attorney General Staff: Minnesota Office of the Attorney General (Government Affairs Director); 02/2019 to ?

FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS

Spouse: Zeb Norenberg (married on June 8, 2013)
Children: Two children: Leonard (son) and Theodor (son)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:

GENERAL NOTES

Total Days Served: 2142

SESSIONS SERVED

89th Legislative Session (2015-2016)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 06A
Elected: 11/4/2014
Residence: Hibbing
Term of Office: 1/6/2015 to 1/2/2017
Counties Represented: Itasca, St. Louis
Occupation: Attorney
Party: Democratic-Farmer-Labor
Bills Authored: Chief Author     Author
Committees:

88th Legislative Session (2013-2014)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 06A
Elected: 11/6/2012
Residence: Hibbing
Term of Office: 1/8/2013 to 1/5/2015
Counties Represented: Itasca, St. Louis
Occupation: Attorney
Party: Democratic-Farmer-Labor
Bills Authored: Chief Author     Author
Committees:
  • Capital Investment Minutes
  • Early Childhood and Youth Development Policy Minutes
  • Judiciary Finance and Policy Minutes
  • Rules and Legislative Administration Minutes
  • Taxes Minutes
Leadership Position: Assistant Majority Leader

87th Legislative Session (2011-2012)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 05B
Elected: 2/15/2011
Residence: Hibbing
Term of Office: 2/22/2011 to 1/7/2013 (Special Election)
Counties Represented: St. Louis
Occupation: Legal Clerk/Research Attorney, Minnesota Judiciary, Iron Range
Party: Democratic-Farmer-Labor
Bills Authored: Chief Author     Author
Special Session Bills Authored:     2011 1st Sp.S. - Author
   2012 1st Sp.S. - Author
Committees:
  • Capital Investment Minutes
  • Jobs and Economic Development Finance Minutes
  • Judiciary Policy and Finance Minutes [She was a member in 2011 only.]
  • State Government Finance Minutes [She was a member in 2012 only.]