|Member of the Minnesota Senate|
from the 6th district
|Assumed office |
January 3, 2001
|Preceded by||Jerry Janezich|
|Member of the Minnesota House of Representatives|
from the 5B district
January 5, 1993 – January 2, 2001
|Preceded by||redrawn district|
|Succeeded by||Tony Sertich|
|Born||December 5, 1952|
|Political party||Minnesota Democratic–Farmer–Labor Party|
|Alma mater||University of Denver|
David Joseph "Dave" Tomassoni (born December 5, 1952) is a Minnesota politician and member of the Minnesota Senate. A member of the Minnesota Democratic–Farmer–Labor Party (DFL), he represents District 6, which includes portions of Itasca and St. Louis counties in the northeastern part of the state. He chaired the Senate Economic Development Committee from 2007-2010. He currently chairs the Environment, Economic Development and Agriculture Finance Division. He is also Co-Chair of the LCCMR and has chaired the IRRRB four different times. He is also vice chair of the Minnesota Amateur Sports Commission.
Early life, education, and career
Tomassoni graduated from Chisholm High School in Chisholm and went on to receive a B.S.B.A. from the University of Denver. He played professional hockey in Italy for 16 years and was a member of the Italian Olympic hockey team in 1984.
Minnesota House of Representatives
Tomassoni and his wife, Charlotte, have three children.
- "Minnesota Legislators Past & Present - Legislator Record - Tomassoni, David J". Venus.library.leg.state.mn.us. Retrieved 2010-07-20.
- "Results for All State Senate Races, 2012". Minnesota Secretary of State. Archived from the original on November 10, 2012. Retrieved February 17, 2013.
- "Results for All State Senate Races, 2010". Minnesota Secretary of State. Archived from the original on April 26, 2013. Retrieved February 17, 2013.
- "Results for All State Senate Races, 2006". Minnesota Secretary of State. Archived from the original on November 10, 2012. Retrieved February 17, 2013.
- "Results for All State Senate Races, 2002". Minnesota Secretary of State. Archived from the original on November 10, 2012. Retrieved February 17, 2013.
- David Tomassoni at Minnesota Legislators Past & Present
- Senator David Tomassoni official Minnesota Senate website
- Minnesota Public Radio Votetracker: Senator Dave Tomassoni
- Senator David Tomassoni official campaign website
| Senator from the 6th district
|Minnesota House of Representatives|
|| Member of the House of Representatives
from the 5B district