|Southeast Judicial District|
Born in 1953, Breckenridge, MN. Raised in Wahpeton, ND. B.S., University of Nebraska, 1975; J.D. with Distinction, University of Nebraska College of Law 1984. Previous positions: Assistant Attorney General for State of North Dakota; Chief Prosecutor for City of Wahpeton; Public Defender, 8th Judicial District, State of Minnesota; instructor in criminal law, business organization law, and administrative agency law at Interstate Business College, Fargo, ND; Professor of Pharmacy Law, NDSU. Elected Southeast Judicial District judge in 1994, reelected in 2000, 2006; defeated in Nov. 6, 2012, election.
Biographical Sketches of the North Dakota District Court Judges