House 2007-2012 (District 15A)
Party when first elected: Republican
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Reported Minority: None Reported
City of Residence (when first elected):
Occupation (when first elected):
Communications and Consumer Affairs Director, Coborn's Inc., Grocery Stores/Former Radio Broadcaster, Minnesota Public Radio
St. Charles Borromeo School; Elementary School;
St. John's Preparatory School, Collegeville, Minnesota; Secondary;
College of St. Thomas; B.A.; Journalism and English, 1984
OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE
United States Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps.;
1981 to 1983
St. Cloud, Minnesota (City Council, At Large; Vice-President, 2005);
1997 to 2006
Five children: (4 sons, 1 daughter)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
He grew up in St. Anthony Village, Minnesota.
Religion provided by the Catholic Spirit, January 18, 2007, p. 10.
He announced on January 3, 2013 that he had taken a job as director of state legislative policy with Center for Diagnostic Imaging and would be resigning his legislative seat.
He ran unsuccessfully for Stearns County Commissioner in the 2018 election.