Appointed Nov. 9, 2011, by Governor Mark Dayton. Took office Nov. 9, 2011. Elected in 2014. Current term expires Jan. 2021.
J.D., William Mitchell College of Law, 1994
M.S.W., University of Minnesota, 1990
B.A., University of St. Thomas, 1985
Assistant County Attorney and Head of Operations, Anoka County Attorney’s Office
Assistant Hennepin County Attorney
Adjunct professor, William Mitchell College of Law
Worked in a number of areas of law including juvenile, criminal, and civil.
Ethics investigator and past president, 21st District Bar Association
Professional and Community Activities:
Volunteer mediator and Board of Directors member, Mediation Services of Anoka County
Volunteers in church and schools