Judge Nathaniel Welte


Appointed May 11, 2020, by Governor Tim Walz. Elected in 2022. Current term expires Jan. 2029.


JD, Hamline University School of Law
BA, University of Minnesota – Duluth

Past Employment:

  • Assistant county attorney, Becker County Attorney’s Office
  • Private practice
  • Part-time assistant public defender, State of Minnesota

Community Activities:

  • Assistant scoutmaster, Perham Boy Scout Troop 321
  • President, New York Mills Lions
  • Member, Perham Rotary Club
  • Former board member, New York Mills Cultural Center