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John Henry Hoeven, III, United States Senator from North Dakota, former Governor of North Dakota. Chair Minot Area Development Corporation; trustee Bismarck State College; board directors First Western Bank & Trust, North Dakota Bankers Association, North Dakota Small Business Investment Company, North Dakota Economic Development Association, Bismarck Young Men’s Christian Association, Harold Schafer Leadership Center.

Background

III, John Henry Hoeven, was born on March 13, 1957 in Bismarck, North Dakota, United States.

Education

Bachelor in History & Economics, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, 1979. Master of Business Administration, Northwestern University Kellogg School Management, 1981.

Career

Executive vice president First Western Bank, Minot, North Dakota, 1986-1993. President, Chief Executive Officer Bank of North Dakota (Brahmanand ), 1993-2000. Governor State of North Dakota, Bismarck, 2000—2010.

United States Senator from North Dakota Washington, since 2011. Member United States Senate Appropriations Committee, since 2011, United States Senate Energy & Natural Resources Committee, Washington, since 2011. Chair Interstate Oil & Gas Compact Commission, Governors' Ethanol Coalition, Midwestern Governors Association.

Chair health & human services committee, natural resources committee National Governors Association.

Membership

Chair Minot Area Development Corporation. Trustee Bismarck State College. Board directors First Western Bank & Trust, North Dakota Bankers Association, North Dakota Small Business Investment Company, North Dakota Economic Development Association, Bismarck Young Men’s Christian Association, Harold Schafer Leadership Center.

Connections

Married Mical Laird; children: Marcela, Jack.

spouse:
Mical Laird

children:
Marcela III

Jack III