Tim Faust

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Tim Faust
Member of the Minnesota House of Representatives
from the 11B district
8B (2007–2011)
In office
January 8, 2013 – January 5, 2015
Preceded by Roger Crawford (District 8B)
Bill Hilty (District 8A)
Succeeded by Jason Rarick
In office
January 3, 2007 – January 3, 2011
Preceded by Judy Soderstrom
Succeeded by Roger Crawford
Personal details
Born (1959-10-01) October 1, 1959 (age 58)
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Political party Minnesota Democratic–Farmer–Labor Party
Children 3
Alma mater North Dakota State University
Occupation pastor

Tim D. Faust (born October 1, 1959) is a Minnesota politician and former member of the Minnesota House of Representatives. A member of the Minnesota Democratic–Farmer–Labor Party (DFL), he represented District 11B, which included portions of Kanabec and Pine counties.

Early life, education, and career[edit]

Faust attended the North Dakota State University, graduating with a Bachelor of Science in agricultural economics.[1] He is the pastor of the Zion Lutheran Churches in Hinckley (Cloverdale) and Markville and a singer who has taken part in several area community-theater musicals.

Minnesota House of Representatives[edit]


Faust was first elected in 2006, and reelected in 2008. He was unseated by Republican Roger Crawford in the 2010 election,[2] but ran for the House again in 2012 and was elected.[1] He was then unseated by Republican Jason Rarick in 2014.

2014 Minnesota State Representative- House 11B[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
DFL Tim Faust (Incumbent) 6488 46.15
Republican Jason Rarick 7545 53.67

Committee Assignments[edit]

During his first four years in the House, Faust was a member of the House Agriculture, Rural Economies and Veterans Affairs Committee, the K-12 Education Policy and Oversight Committee, and the Ways and Means Committee (of which he was vice chair). He also served on the Agriculture, Rural Economies and Veterans Affairs Subcommittee for the Veterans Affairs Division, and the Finance Subcommittee for Agriculture, Rural Economies and Veterans Affairs Finance Division.[1]


  1. ^ a b c "Faust, Tim". Minnesota Legislative Reference Library. Retrieved January 4, 2017. 
  2. ^ http://www.pinecitymn.com/detail/64815.html
  3. ^ "Results for State Representative District 11B". Minnesota Secretary of State. Retrieved January 12, 2015. 

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