|South Central Judicial District|
Born in 1950, Mott, ND. Holds B.S. (Social Studies/Speech) and M.S. (Counseling and Guidance) from UND. Former school guidance counselor and teacher. JD from UND in 1978. Sole practitioner and state's attorney 1978-86. Former solicitor general and chief deputy, ND Attorney General's Office 1987-94. Elected district judge 1994. President, Big Muddy Bar Association 1995. Wife, Pam. Children: Reed and Meredith. Left office December 31, 2000.
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