Appointed in 1990 by Governor Rudy Perpich. Elected in 1992, 1998, 2004 and 2010.
Retired Dec. 31, 2012.
Appointed and assigned to serve statewide as Senior Judge from July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015.
J.D., cum laude, William Mitchell College of Law, 1982
B.A., University of Minnesota, 1972
Attorney- Ruth, Schreiner & Christian, 1984-1990
Assistant Attorney- Steele County, 1982-1990
Steele County Bar Association
Peace Officer Training Committee
Minnesota County Attorney's Association
Board Member- Owatonna Airport Commission
Board Member- Crossroads of Owatonna
Former Board Member- Owatonna YMCA
U.S. Army, Military Police, 1972-1974