Appointed June 28, 2013, by Governor Mark Dayton. Elected in 2014 and 2020. Current term expires Jan. 2027.
J.D., University of Missouri School of Law
Bachelors of Journalism, University of Missouri
Associate Judge, Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe Tribal Court
Tribal attorney, Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe
Solo practitioner, Missouri and Kansas
Former adjunct instructor, Leech Lake Tribal College
Helped found and preside over the Leech Lake-Cass County-Itasca County Wellness Courts, the first joint tribal-state jurisdiction courts in the nation.