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Douglas Allan Kristensen

Douglas Allan Kristensen, American former state legislator. Bar: United States Supreme Court. Henry Toll fellow, 1991; recipient President' award Nebraska Association County Officials, 1987. President Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference, 2005—2006; Member Nebraska Bar Association (award of special merit 2002), Iowa Bar Association, Nebraska County Attorney's Association (board directors 1985-1988), Rotary International, Optimists Club.

Background

  • Kristensen, Douglas Allan was born on January 4, 1955 in Kearney, Nebraska, United States. Son of Donald M. and Mary Lou (Martin) Kristensen.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Nebraska, 1977. Juris Doctor, Drake University, 1980.

    Career

    • Partner Lieske & Kristensen, 1981—2002. Attorney Kearney County, 1982-1988. Member Nebraska Legislature from 37th district, Lincoln, since 1988.

      Chairman transportation committee Nebraska Legislature, 1991-1998, member intergovernmental cooperative and revenue committees, member executive board, chair transportation committee, 1991-1997, speaker of the legislature, 1998—2002. Chancellor University Nebraska, since 2002. Board directors young lawyers ssect.

      Nebraska Bar, 1984-1988, Nebraska Continuing Legal Education Inc., 1986-1990.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: United States Supreme Court.

    Membership

    President Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference, 2005—2006. Member Nebraska Bar Association (award of special merit 2002), Iowa Bar Association, Nebraska County Attorney's Association (board directors 1985-1988), Rotary International, Optimists Club.

    Connections

    • Married Terri S. Harder. Children: Morgan Claire, Paige Nicole.
    • father: Donald M. Kristensen
    • mother: Mary Lou (Martin) Kristensen
    • spouse: Terri S. Harder
    • children: Morgan Claire Kristensen
    • Paige Nicole Kristensen
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    Born January 4, 1955
    (age 61)
    • 1977
      University Nebraska
    • 1980
      Drake University
    • 1981 - 2002
      Partner, Lieske & Kristensen
    • 1982 - 1988
      attorney, Kearney County
    • 1988
      member, Nebraska Legislature from 37th district
      Lincoln, Nebraska, United States
    • 1998 - 2002
      chairman, transportation committee Nebraska Legislature
    • 2002
      chancellor University Nebraska
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