Erik Paulsen Edit Profile
Bachelor in Mathematics, St. Olaf College, Northfield, Minnesota, 1987.
Marketing manager CVN Company, 1987—1989. Staff member, field director United States senator Rudy Baschwitz, Minnesota, 1989—1990. Legislation assistant to United States Congressman Jim Ramstad, Washington, 1991—1993, state director 3rd. district Minnesota, 1994.
Member district Minnesota House Representatives from District 42B, 1995—2009, majority leader, 2003—2006. Business analyst Target Corporation, Minnesota. Member United States Congress from 3rd Minnesota District, since 2009.
Trustee Minneapolis Institute of Arts. Board directors A Better Chance Foundation, Eden Prairie, Minnesota, Southdale Young Men’s Christian Association. Member of Eden Prairie Chamber of Commerce.
Married Kelly Spowls, 1989. Children: Cassie, Briana, Tayler, Liesl.