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Her, Kaohly

House 2019-Present (District 64A)

Party when first elected:  Democratic-Farmer-Labor

Counties Served:  Ramsey

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: ??/??/1973 (uncertain)
Birth Place: ,
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Gender: Female
Religion:
Reported Minority: Hmong
Other Names:
City of Residence (when first elected): Saint Paul
Occupation (when first elected): Policy director at Office of St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter

EDUCATION

University of Wisconsin, Madison; B.B.A.; Finance
University of St. Thomas; Attended Graduate School; Education Leadership
Northeastern University; M.B.A.; International Management

OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE

School Board/Administration: Saint Paul Public Schools, Minnesota (Administrator of the Board of Education); 03/2016 to 07/2017
Municipal Government: Saint Paul, Minnesota (Policy Director); 01/2018 to ?

FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS

Spouse: Kong
Children: Two children
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:

GENERAL NOTES

She is "co-founder [with Susan Vue and KaYing Yang] of Maiv-PAC, the nation's first-ever Hmong American political action committee." (Minnesota Public Radio, October 5, 2016)

Total Days Served: 315

SESSIONS SERVED

91st Legislative Session (2019-2020)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 64A
Elected: 11/6/2018
Residence: Saint Paul
Term of Office: 1/8/2019 to 1/5/2021
Counties Represented: Ramsey
Occupation: Policy director at Office of St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter
Party: Democratic-Farmer-Labor
Bills Authored: Chief Author     Author
Special Session Bills Authored:     2019 1st Sp.S. - Author
Committees:
  • Education Policy Minutes
  • Rules and Legislative Administration Minutes
  • Taxes: Property and Local Tax Division Minutes
  • Ways & Means: Housing Finance & Policy Division Minutes
  • Ways & Means: Judiciary Finance and Civil Law Division Minutes
Session Interviews
Session Interview (Video) 2019 House Interview



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