Faculty & Staff Profile
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).
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