Tim Kelly (politician)

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Tim Kelly
Member of the Minnesota House of Representatives
from the 21A district
28A (2009–2013)
Assumed office
January 6, 2009
Preceded by Sandy Wollschlager
Personal details
Born (1964-02-26) February 26, 1964 (age 50)
Welch, Minnesota
Political party Republican Party of Minnesota
Spouse(s) Sue
Children 4
Residence Red Wing, Minnesota
Alma mater Mankato State University
Occupation financial advisor, business owner, legislator
Religion Catholic

Timothy J. "Tim" Kelly (born February 26, 1964) is a Minnesota politician and member of the Minnesota House of Representatives. A member of the Republican Party of Minnesota, he represents District 21A, which includes all or portions of Goodhue and Wabasha counties in the southeastern part of the state. He is also a financial advisor.[1]

Early life, education, and career[edit]

Kelly graduated from Red Wing High School in Red Wing, then went on to Mankato State University in Mankato, earning his B.S. cum laude, majoring in Marketing Management and Industrial Relations, and minoring in Economics. While in college, he was a strong safety on the MSU football team. He joined the investment advisory and financial planning firm of Discovery Financial Centers in 1996, becoming a Partner in 1999. He served on the Red Wing School Board from 2005-2009.[2][3]

Minnesota House of Representatives[edit]

Kelly was first elected in 2008, unseating first-term Rep. Sandy Wollschlager, and was re-elected in 2010 and 2012.[4]


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