Mike Nelson (Minnesota politician)

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Mike Nelson
Member of the Minnesota House of Representatives
from the 40A district
46A (2003–2013)
Assumed office
January 7, 2003
Preceded by redrawn district
Personal details
Born (1954-06-02) June 2, 1954 (age 64)
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Political party Minnesota Democratic–Farmer–Labor Party
Spouse(s) Kathleen
Children 3
Residence Brooklyn Park, Minnesota
Alma mater Hennepin Technical College
Occupation business agent, carpenter, legislator

Michael V. "Mike" Nelson (born June 2, 1954) is a Minnesota politician and member of the Minnesota House of Representatives. A member of the Minnesota Democratic–Farmer–Labor Party (DFL), he represents District 40A, which includes Hennepin County in the Twin Cities metropolitan area. He is a carpenter by profession.[1]

Early life, education, and career[edit]

Nelson attended Hennepin Technical College in Brooklyn Park for Carpentry in 1974. In addition to his work as a carpenter, he is a trades business agent for the Lakes and Plains Regional Council of Carpenters and Joiners.[1][2]

Minnesota House of Representatives[edit]

Nelson was first elected in 2002 and has been re-elected every two years since then.

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