Listed by City of Residence

Name/District/Party: Bill Ingebrigtsen (08, R)
Body: Senate
Relevant Committee Assignment: Capitol Investment Committee
City of Residence: Alexandria
Phone: 651.297.8063
E-mail: sen.bill.ingebrigtsen@senate.mn
Occupation: Retired County Sheriff
College Name: AA, Alexandria Technical College

Name/District/Party: Jeanne Poppe (27B, DFL)
Body: House
Relevant Committee Assignment: Capitol Investment Committee
City of Residence: Austin
Phone: 651.296.4193
E-mail: rep.jeanne.poppe@house.mn
Occupation: Educator/counselor
College Name: B.A., Sociology, University of Wisconsin-River Falls; M.S., Counseling, Winona State University

Name/District/Party: Dan Sparks (27, DFL)
Body: Senate
Relevant Committee Assignment: Capitol Investment Committee
City of Residence: Austin
Phone: 651.296.9248
E-mail: sen.dan.sparks@senate.mn
Occupation: not listed
College Name: St. Cloud State University; University of Minnesota

Name/District/Party: Mary Kiffmeyer (30, R)
Body: Senate
Relevant Committee Assignment: Capitol Investment Committee
City of Residence: Big Lake
Phone: 651.296.5655
E-mail: sen.mary.kiffmeyer@senate.mn
Occupation: RN, Consultant
College Name: St. Gabriel’s School of Nursing

Name/District/Party: Mark Uglem (36A, R)
Body: House
Relevant Committee Assignment: Capitol Investment Committee
City of Residence: Champlin
Phone: 651.296.5513
E-mail: rep.mark.uglem@house.mn
Occupation: Manufacturing business consultant
College Name: B.A., Urban Studies, University of Minnesota-Duluth

Name/District/Party: David J. Tomassoni (06, DFL)
Body: Senate
Relevant Committee Assignment: Capitol Investment Committee
City of Residence: Chisholm
Phone: 651.296.8017
E-mail: www.senate.mn/senatortomassoniemail
Occupation: Legislator
College Name: BSBA, University of Denver

Name/District/Party: Linda Runbeck (38A, R)
Body: House
Relevant Committee Assignment: Capitol Investment Committee
City of Residence: Circle Pines
Phone: 651.296.2907
E-mail: rep.linda.runbeck@house.mn
Occupation: Small Business Owner
College Name: B.A., Sociology/Social Work, Bethel University
 
Name/District/Party: Thomas M. Bakk (03, DFL)
Body: Senate
Relevant Committee Assignment: Majority Leader
City of Residence: Cook
Phone: 651.296.8881
E-mail: www.senate.mn/senatorbakkemail
Occupation: Retired Labor Official
College Name: B.A., University of Minnesota-Duluth

Name/District/Party: Kurt Daudt (31A, R)
Body: House
Relevant Committee Assignment: Speaker of the House
City of Residence: Crown
Phone: 651.296.5364
E-mail: rep.kurt.daudt@house.mn
Occupation: Legislator
College Name: University of North Dakota, Aviation Management

Name/District/Party: Matt Dean (38B, R)
Body: House
Relevant Committee Assignment: Chair, Health and Human Services Finance
City of Residence: Dellwood
Phone: 651.296.3018
E-mail: rep.matt.dean@house.mn
Occupation: Legislator
College Name: B.Arch., University of Minnesota

Name/District/Party: David W. Hann (48, R)
Body: Senate
Relevant Committee Assignment: Minority Leader
City of Residence: Eden Prairie
Phone: 651.296.1749
E-mail: www.senate.mn/senatorhannemail
Occupation: Business process consultant
College Name: B.A., Gustavus Adolphus College; Graduate Studies, University of Chicago

Name/District/Party: Bob Vogel (20A, R)
Body: House
Relevant Committee Assignment: Capitol Investment Committee
City of Residence: Elko New Market
Phone: 651.296.7065
E-mail: rep.bob.vogel@house.mn
Occupation: Small Business Owner
College Name: B.A., Business Administration, University of St. Thomas

Name/District/Party: Vice Chair   Chris Swedzinski (16A, R)
Body: House
Relevant Committee Assignment: Capitol Investment Committee
City of Residence: Ghent
Phone: 651.296.5374
E-mail: rep.chris.swedzinski@house.mn
Occupation: Farmer
College Name: B.S., History, MN State University, Mankato; B.S., Political Science, MN State University, Mankato

Name/District/Party: Dean Urdahl (18A, R)
Body: House
Relevant Committee Assignment: Capitol Investment Committee
City of Residence: Grove City
Phone: 651.296.4344
E-mail: rep.dean.urdahl@house.mn
Occupation: Author, retired educator
College Name: B.S., Social Studies, St. Cloud State University

Name/District/Party: Paul Torkelson (16B, R)
Body: House
Relevant Committee Assignment: Capitol Investment Committee
City of Residence: Hanska
Phone: 651.296.9303
E-mail: rep.paul.torkelson@house.mn
Occupation: Farmer
College Name: B.A., Education, Gustavus Adolphus College

Name/District/Party: Carly Melin (06A, DFL)
Body: House
Relevant Committee Assignment: Capitol Investment Committee
City of Residence: Hibbing
Phone: 651.296.0172
E-mail: rep.carly.melin@house.mn
Occupation: Attorney
College Name: B.S., Bemidji State University; J.D., Hamline University

Name/District/Party: Scott J. Newman (18, R)
Body: Senate
Relevant Committee Assignment: Capitol Investment Committee
City of Residence: Hutchinson
Phone: 651.296.4131
E-mail: sen.scott.newman@senate.mn
College Name: Occupation: Attorney
College Name: B.A., Minnesota State University – Mankato; JD, William Mitchell College of Law

Name/District/Party: Joe Atkins (52B, DFL)
Body: House
Relevant Committee Assignment: Capitol Investment Committee
City of Residence: Inver Grove Heights
Phone: 651.296.4192
E-mail: rep.joe.atkins@house.mn
Occupation: Attorney
College Name: B.A., Political Science, University of Minnesota; J.D., William Mitchell College of Law

Name/District/Party: Tony Lourey (11, DFL)
Body: Senate
Relevant Committee Assignment: Chair, Finance – Health and Human Services Budget Division
City of Residence: Kerrick
Phone: 651.296.0293
E-mail: sen.tony.lourey@senate.mn
Occupation: Farmer, Legislator
College Name: B.A., University of Minnesota; JD, William Mitchell College of Law

Name/District/Party: Bev Scalze (42, DFL)
Body: Senate
Relevant Committee Assignment: Capitol Investment Committee
City of Residence: Little Canada
Phone: 651.296.5537
E-mail: sen.bev.scalze@senate.mn
Occupation: Small Business Owner
College Name: AA, Century College, College of Visual Arts

Name/District/Party: Dennis Smith (34B, R)
Body: House
Relevant Committee Assignment: Capitol Investment Committee
City of Residence: Maple Grove
Phone: 651.296.5502
E-mail: rep.dennis.smith@house.mn
Occupation: Attorney
College Name: B.S., Business, North Dakota State University; J.D., William Mitchell College of Law

Name/District/Party: Jean Wagenius (63B, DFL)
Body: House
Relevant Committee Assignment: Capitol Investment Committee
City of Residence: Minneapolis
Phone: 651.296.4200
E-mail: rep.jean.wagenius@house.mn
Occupation: Legislator
College Name: B.A., George Washington University; J.D., William Mitchell College of Law

Name/District/Party: Paul Thissen (61B, DFL)
Body: House
Relevant Committee Assignment: Minority Leader
City of Residence: Minneapolis
Phone: 651.296.5375
E-mail: rep.paul.thissen@house.mn
Occupation: Attorney
College Name: A.B., Harvard University; J.D., University of Chicago

Name/District/Party: Raymond Dehn (59B, DFL)
Body: House
Relevant Committee Assignment: Capitol Investment Committee
City of Residence: Minneapolis
Phone: 651.296.8659
E-mail: rep.raymond.dehn@house.mn
Occupation: Design/sustainability consultant
College Name: B.A., Architecture, University of Minnesota

Name/District/Party: Bobby Joe Champion (59, DFL)
Body: Senate
Relevant Committee Assignment: Capitol Investment Committee
City of Residence: Minneapolis
Phone: 651.296.9246
E-mail: sen.bobby.champion@senate.mn
Occupation: Attorney
College Name: B.A., Macalester College; JD, William Mitchell College of Law

Name/District/Party: Jeff Hayden (62, DFL)
Body: Senate
Relevant Committee Assignment: Capitol Investment Committee
City of Residence: Minneapolis
Phone: 651.296.4261
E-mail: www.senate.mn/senatorhaydenemail
Occupation: Legislator
College Name: Bethel University

Name/District/Party: Katie Sieben (54, DFL)
Body: Senate
Relevant Committee Assignment: Capitol Investment Committee, Assistant Majority Leader
City of Residence: Newport
Phone: 651.297.8060
E-mail: www.senate.mn/senatorsiebenemail
Occupation: not listed
College Name: B.A., Colorado College; Policy Fellow, HHH Institute of Public Affairs, University of Minnesota; MA in Public Administration, Harvard Kennedy School

Name/District/Party: Leon Lillie (43B, DFL)
Body: House
Relevant Committee Assignment: Capitol Investment Committee
City of Residence: North St. Paul
Phone: 651.296.1188
E-mail: rep.leon.lillie@house.mn
Occupation: Airline employee
College Name: B.S., Political Science, Luther College

Name/District/Party: Jason Rarick (11B, R)
Body: House
Relevant Committee Assignment: Capitol Investment Committee
City of Residence: Pine City
Phone: 651.296.0518
E-mail: rep.jason.rarick@house.mn
Occupation: Electrical Contractor
College Name: A.A.S., Electrical, Dunwoody College of Technology

Name/District/Party: LeRoy A. Stumpf (01, DFL)
Body: Senate
Relevant Committee Assignment: Capitol Investment Committee
City of Residence: Plummer
Phone: 651.296.8660
E-mail: www.senate.mn/senatorstumpfemail
Occupation: Farmer
College Name: B.A., St. Paul Seminary; MPA, Syracuse University

Name/District/Party: Tony Albright (55B, R)
Body: House
Relevant Committee Assignment: Capitol Investment Committee
City of Residence: Prior Lake
Phone: 651.296.5185
E-mail: rep.tony.albright@house.mn
Occupation: Business
College Name: B.S., Business Admin., MN State U., Moorhead

Name/District/Party: Matt Schmit (21, DFL)
Body: Senate
Relevant Committee Assignment: Capitol Investment Committee
City of Residence: Red Wing
Phone: 651.296.4264
E-mail: sen.matt.schmit@senate.mn
Occupation: Small Business Owner
College Name: B.A., St. John’s University; MPP, University of MN

Name/District/Party: Carla J. Nelson (26, R)
Body: Senate
Relevant Committee Assignment: Capitol Investment Committee
City of Residence: Rochester
Phone: 651.296.4848
E-mail: sen.carla.nelson@senate.mn
Occupation: Business owner – Insurance, Financial Services
College Name: BE, Drake University; ME, University of Minnesota

Name/District/Party: David H. Senjem (25, R)
Body: Senate
Relevant Committee Assignment: Capitol Investment Committee
City of Residence: Rochester
Phone: 651.296.3903
E-mail: sen.david.senjem@senate.mn
Occupation: Retired Environmental Affairs Officer, Mayo Clinic
College Name: B.A., Luther College

Name/District/Party: Jeff Howe (13A, R)
Body: House
Relevant Committee Assignment: Capitol Investment Committee
City of Residence: Rockville
Phone: 651.296.4373
E-mail: rep.jeff.howe@house.mn
Occupation: Business owner; Lt. Col., MN Nat’l Guard
College Name: B.A., Elective Studies, St. Cloud State University

Name/District/Party: Joyce Peppin (34A, R)
Body: House
Relevant Committee Assignment: Majority Leader
City of Residence: Rogers
Phone: 651.296.7806
E-mail: rep.joyce.peppin@house.mn
Occupation: Attorney
College Name: B.A., Political Science & Speech Communications, University of Minnesota Duluth; M.B.A. Management, U. of St. Thomas; J.D., William Mitchell College of Law

Name/District/Party: Tim O’Driscoll (13B, R)
Body: House
Relevant Committee Assignment: Capitol Investment Committee
City of Residence: Sartell
Phone: 651.296.7808
E-mail: rep.tim.odriscoll@house.mn
Occupation: Corporate Trainer
College Name: B.S., Real Estate & Business Ed., St. Cloud State University

Name/District/Party: Rick Hansen (52A, DFL)
Body: House
Relevant Committee Assignment: Capitol Investment Committee
City of Residence: South St. Paul
Phone: 651.296.6828
E-mail: rep.rick.hansen@house.mn
Occupation: Business
College Name: B.S., Biology, Upper Iowa University; M.S., Soil Management, Iowa State University

Name/District/Party: James P. Metzen (52, DFL)
Body: Senate
Relevant Committee Assignment: Capitol Investment Committee
City of Residence: South St. Paul
Phone: 651.296.4370
E-mail: sen.jim.metzen@senate.mn
Occupation: Business
College Name: University of Minnesota

Name/District/Party: Tama Theis (14A, R)
Body: House
Relevant Committee Assignment: Capitol Investment Committee
City of Residence: St. Cloud
Phone: 651.296.6316
E-mail: rep.tama.theis@house.mn
Occupation: Small Business Owner
College Name: A.A.S., Microcomputer, St. Cloud Technical College

Name/District/Party: John C. Pederson (14, R)
Body: Senate
Relevant Committee Assignment: Capitol Investment Committee
City of Residence: St. Cloud
Phone: 651.296.6455
E-mail: sen.john.oederson@senate.mn
Occupation: Amcon Block and Precast Inc.
College Name: B.A., Northwestern College; MBA, Cardinal Stritch University

Name/District/Party: Alice Hausman (66A, DFL)
Body: House
Relevant Committee Assignment: Capitol Investment Committee
City of Residence: St. Paul
Phone: 651.296.3824
E-mail: rep.alice.hausman@house.mn
Occupation: Legislator
College Name: B.S. & M.A., Education, Concordia University

Name/District/Party: Richard Cohen (64, DFL)
Body: Senate
Relevant Committee Assignment: Capitol Investment Committee
City of Residence: St. Paul
Phone: 651.296.5931
E-mail: www.senate.mn/senatorcohenemail
Occupation: Attorney
College Name: B.A., Northwestern University; JD, William Mitchell College of Law

Name/District/Party: Sandra L. Pappas (65, DFL)
Body: Senate
Relevant Committee Assignment: Capitol Investment Committee
City of Residence: St. Paul
Phone: 651.296.1802
E-mail: www.senate.mn/senatorpappasemail
Occupation: VP, Women Legislators’ Lobby
College Name: B.A., Metropolitan State University; MPA, John F. Kennedy School of Government-Harvard University

Name/District/Party: Kent Eken (04, DFL)
Body: Senate
Relevant Committee Assignment: Capitol Investment Committee
City of Residence: Twin Valley
Phone: 651.296.3205
E-mail: sen.kent.eken@senate.mn
Occupation: Educator
College Name: B.A., Concordia College; MA, St. Cloud State University

Name/District/Party: Julie A. Rosen (23, R)
Body: Senate
Relevant Committee Assignment: Capitol Investment Committee
City of Residence: Vernon Center
Phone: 651.296.5713
E-mail: sen.julie.rosen@senate.mn
Occupation: not listed
College Name: BS, Colorado State University

Name/District/Party: Gene Pelowski Jr. (28A, DFL)
Body: House
Relevant Committee Assignment: Capitol Investment Committee
City of Residence: Winona
Phone: 651.296.8637
E-mail: rep.gene.pelowski@house.mn
Occupation: Educator
College Name: B.S., Social Studies, Winona State University; M.S., Education, Winona State University

Name/District/Party: Jeremy R. Miller (28, R)
Body: Senate
Relevant Committee Assignment: Capitol Investment Committee
City of Residence: Winona
Phone: 651.296.5649
E-mail: sen.jeremy.miller@senate.mn
Occupation: Small Business Owner
College Name: AAS, Minnesota State College Southeast Technical