Appointed May 11, 2020, by Governor Tim Walz. Elected in 2022.
Current term expires January 2029.
J.D., William Mitchell College of Law, St. Paul, Minnesota
B.A., Concordia College, Moorhead, Minnesota
- Attorney, Melchert Hubert Sjodin, PLLP
- Shareholder/Managing Partner, Gavin, Donley & Ostlund, Ltd.
- Attorney, Gavin, Winters & Long, Ltd.
- Associate Corporate Counsel, MGEX
- Contract Attorney, Tenth District Public Defender’s Office
Minnesota State Bar Association
Eighth District Bar Association
McLeod County Bar Association
Professional and Community Activities:
- Chair/Member, McLeod/Sibley County Early Case Management Committee
- Member, McLeod County Children’s Justice Initiative
- Member, Waconia-West Carver Rotary
- Former Volunteer Attorney, Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services
- Former Mock Trial Attorney Coach, Minnesota State Bar Association Mock Trial Program