Les Seiler

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Les Seiler
Member of the Nebraska Senate
from the 33rd district
Assumed office
Preceded by Dennis Utter
Personal details
Born (1941-03-10) March 10, 1941 (age 73)
Red Cloud, Nebraska, U.S.
Political party non-partisan
Spouse(s) Joann
Residence Hastings, Nebraska
Alma mater Wayne State College,
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Occupation lawyer

Les Seiler (born March 10, 1941) is a Nebraska state senator from Hastings, Nebraska in the Nebraska Legislature.

Personal life[edit]

He was born on March 10, 1941 in Red Cloud, Nebraska. He attended Wayne State College, earning a B.A. in 1960. He received his J.D. from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Law in 1966. In 1966-67, he worked as a Nebraska Assistant Attorney General and in 1968-69 he worked as the Assistant General Counsel for the Metropolitan Utilities District. He currently serves as a lawyer at Seiler & Parker, P.C., in Hastings, Nebraska. He is married and has three grown children. Prior to being appointed to the State Legislature, he served on the board of trustees of First Presbyterian Church in Hastings, as well as president of the church board of deacons.[1]

State legislature[edit]

Seiler was appointed to represent the 33rd Nebraska legislative district, replacing Senator Dennis Utter who died December 27, 2011.[2]  Seiler was sworn in on January 14, 2012, following the second week of the 2012 legislative session.[3]  Seiler is a member of the Education committee and the Government, Military and Veterans Affairs committee.[4]


  1. ^ "Nebraska Unicameral Legislature". Sen. Les Seiler. Retrieved May 25, 2012. 
  2. ^ Map of Legislative District 33 Nebraska Legislature website. Retrieved May 25, 2012.
  3. ^ "Les Seiler Sworn In As State Senator". 10/11 News. January 14, 2012. 
  4. ^ Nebraska Unicameral Legislature Sen. Les Seiler
Preceded by
Dennis Utter
Nebraska state senator – District 33