Appointed Dec. 4, 2012, by Governor Mark Dayton. Elected in 2014. Current term expires Jan. 2021.
J.D. and M.A., University of Iowa College of Law/University of Iowa Graduate College in Iowa City, 1984
B.S., Iowa State University in Ames, 1981
General law practice, civil matters and criminal defense
Fairfax City Attorney
Assistant Public Defender, Redwood and Brown counties, Minnesota Board of Public Defense
Assistant Redwood County Attorney
Chair and member, Gibbon Fairfax Winthrop School Board