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Tamara Yon

Teaching Specialist
Business Department
(218) 281-8176

Associated Majors

Awards, Distinctions, and Honors

  • 2006 Volunteer of the Year, Friends of the Crookston Public Library, Inc.

  • Named a 2004 “Rising Star” in Minnesota Law & Politics

  • Editor-in Chief, North Dakota Law Review (1993 - 1994).

Educational Background

  • J.D., University of North Dakota School of Law, Grand Forks, ND

  • B.A., summa cum laude Political Science and Business Administration, Concordia College, Moorhead, MN


Practicing attorney in the law firm of Johannson, Rust, Yon, Stock & Rasmusson, P.A. from August 1994 to April 2006

President, 14th District Bar Association

Licensed to practice law in both Minnesota and North Dakota

Judge, Ninth Judicial District of Minnesota, April 2006 to present

Director, Legal Services of Northwest Minnesota

Director/Treasurer, Crookston Friends of the Library

Board Member, Crookston Education Foundation