Ardell Brede

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Ardell Brede
Ardell Brede.jpg
Current Mayor of Rochester, Minnesota
Incumbent
Assumed office
January 6, 2003
Preceded by Chuck Canfield
Personal details
Born ( 1939 -06-23) June 23, 1939 (age 75)
Austin, Minnesota
Spouse(s) Judy Brede
Alma mater Austin Junior College
Religion Lutheran

Ardell F. Brede (born June 23, 1939) is the current mayor of Rochester, Minnesota in the United States. Before he was elected, he worked as an administrator for the Mayo Clinic.

Brede first became mayor of Rochester on January 6, 2003.[1] He was preceded by Chuck Canfield. Born in Austin, Minnesota, Brede has lived in Rochester for 43 years.[2]

Politics[edit]

In 2007, Brede supported Tim Walz for U.S. Representative for Minnesota's 1st congressional district: Rochester's district.[3]

Education[edit]

Brede attended Austin Junior College and graduated with an Associates degree in commerce.

Personal life[edit]

He and his wife, Judy, have three children.

References[edit]

Preceded by
Chuck Canfield
Mayor of Rochester, Minnesota
2003–present
Incumbent

See also[edit]