House 2007-2012 (District 29B); House 2013-2016 (District 25B)
Party when first elected: Democratic-Farmer-Labor
Teaching certificate; Certified Teacher in Nebraska and ColoradoUniversity of Nebraska, Lincoln; B.S.; Human Development and Special Education, Specialized in Early Childhood EducationAttended Graduate School; Deaf Education, Behavioral Impairments, and Curriculum
Steven; Single (first listed in 2009)
Four children: Christian and Andrew "Cody" (sons); Katherine and Kelsey (daughters)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
She ran unsuccessfully for the Minnesota House of Representatives in the 2004 election.Religion provided by the 2006 WCCO TV Voters' Guide.
Minnesota Legislative Reference Library, 645 State Office Building, Saint Paul, MN 55155