House 2007-2012 (District 43A); House 2013-2018 (District 44A)
Party when first elected: Republican
Atwater-Grove City High School; Secondary; University of Minnesota, Duluth; B.A.; Political Science, Sociology, and Communications
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
She is the yourngest of 13 children. (Finance & Commerce, August 17, 2007)She was raised on a farm in Atwater, Minnesota.Religion provided by the Minneapolis Star Tribune Candidate Profile, November 7, 2006.