House 2007-2008 (District 37A)
Party when first elected: Democratic-Farmer-Labor
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
City of Residence (when first elected):
Occupation (when first elected):
East Hampton High School, Connecticut; Secondary;
Middlesex Community College; A.A.; Business Administration
OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE
Paul (when first elected); separated (first reported in 2008)
Two children: Erica (daughter, has spina bifida); Jason (son, has autism/Asperger's Syndrome)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
She ran as the endorsed Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party candidate for the 2nd Congressional District seat in the United States House of Representatives in the 2010 election. She ran and won as an unendorsed candidate in the Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party primary election.
She ran unsuccessfully for the Minnesota House of Representatives in 2004.
Religion provided by the 2006 WCCO TV Voters' Guide.