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also known as Timothy James Walz

representative , science educator

Tim Walz, United States Representative from Minnesota, former social science educator. Named Nebraska Citizen Soldier of Year, 1989, Outstanding Young Nebraskan, Nebraska Junior Chamber of C., 1993, Mankato Teacher of Year, 2003, Minnesota Teacher of Excellence, 2003; recipient Minnesota Ethics in Education award, 2002.


Walz, Tim was born on April 6, 1964 in West Point, Nebraska, United States.


Bachelor of Science in Social Science Education, Chadron State College, Nebraska, 1989. Master of Science in Education Leadership, St. Mary's University, Winona, Minnesota, 2001.


High school teacher People's Republican China, 1989—1990. Teacher Alliance Public Schools, 1991—1996, Mankato West High School, Mankato, Minnesota, 1996—2006. Member United States Congress from 1st District Minnesota, since 2007.

Advanced to Sergeant Major United States Army National Guard, 1981—2005, served in Operation Enduring Freedom, 2005.


Married Gwen Whipple, 1994. Children: Hope, Gus.

Gwen Whipple

Hope Walz

Gus Walz