|Member of the Minnesota Senate
from the 25th district
January 4, 2011 – January 1, 2013
|Preceded by||Kevin Dahle|
|Succeeded by||Kevin Dahle|
|Born||February 3, 1956|
|Political party||Republican Party of Minnesota|
|Residence||Madison Lake, Minnesota|
|Alma mater||University of Minnesota|
|Occupation||consultant, business owner, legislator|
Allan DeKruif represented District 25 which included:
DeKruif was first elected in 2010. He was a member of the Education, the Jobs and Economic Growth, and the Transportation committees. His special legislative concerns included the state's business climate and building the state budget with long term growth in mind. On May 21, 2011, he joined the Senate Republican Majority in voting for a constitutional amendment to define marriage as a legal bond exclusively between a man and woman.
Dekruif was a member of the following legislative committees:
As a Republican, he is a consultant and owner of DeKruif Enterprises, Inc., This company not only handles the planning and permitting of super load moves across America, but it also runs the moving of large electric transformers into nuclear and coal-fired power plants and substations. He is also the owner of Sakatah Trail Resort in Madison Lake. He is a member of the Minnesota Patriot Guard, and served as a ride captain for two years.
DeKruif is married to Carol, and together they have two children named Jason and Melissa.
Al DeKruif has been a member of the following organizations:
- Al DeKruif at Minnesota Legislators Past & Present
- Senator Al DeKruif Web Page
- Project Vote Smart - Senator Al DeKruif Profile
- Al DeKruif Campaign Web Site
- Sakatah Trail Resort Web Site