House 1991-92 (District 43A); House 1993-2002 (District 34A): House 2003-2012 (District 33A)
Party when first elected: Independent Republican
Lester Prairie High School; Secondary; University of Minnesota, Twin Cities; B.A.; Political ScienceOklahoma City University School of Law; J.D.;
Cindi (no longer listed in 2005)
One child: Ryan (son)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
He ran unsuccessfully for the Republican party endorsement in House District 33B but ran unendorsed in the 2012 primary election. He lost the primary.Religion provided by the Natural Resources Defense Council's State Directories 2005 and Politics in Minnesota the Directory, 2005-2006.His memorial service was held at Bethel United Methodist Church in Mound, Minnesota on April 14, 2014.