Joan Heckaman

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Joan Heckaman
Minority Leader of the North Dakota Senate
Assumed office
December 5, 2016
Preceded byMac Schneider
Member of the North Dakota Senate
from the 23rd district
Assumed office
January 3, 2007
Preceded byMichael A. Every
Personal details
Born (1946-05-30) May 30, 1946 (age 73)
New Rockford, North Dakota, U.S.
Political partyDemocratic
Spouse(s)Duane
EducationValley City State University (BA)
Minot State University (MA)

Joan Heckaman (born May 30, 1946) is a North Dakota Democratic-NPL Party member of the North Dakota Senate, representing the 23rd district since 2007. She is also the Senate Minority Leader, a position she has held since December 2016.

She was the Democratic-NPL nominee for Lieutenant Governor of North Dakota in 2016, running with Marvin Nelson. They lost in the general election to Doug Burgum and Brent Sanford.

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North Dakota Senate
Preceded by
Mac Schneider
Minority Leader of the North Dakota Senate
2016–present
Incumbent