Michelle Fischbach

Born:November 3, 1965 (age 55)
Career:Minnesota lieutenant governor, 2018-2019
Minnesota Senate, 1997-2018
Paynesville (Minn,) City Council, 1995-1996
Education:B.A., St. Cloud State University
J.D., William Mitchell College of Law

Michelle Fischbach is U.S. representative-elect for Minnesota's 7th Congressional District.

Fischbach was born on November 3, 1965. She earned a Bachelor of Arts in political science from St. Cloud State University in 1989 and a Doctor of Jurisprudence degree from William Mitchell College of Law in 2011.

Fischbach served on the Paynesville, Minnesota, City Council from 1995-1996 and then in the Minnesota Senate from 1997-2018, the first woman to serve as president of that body. She served as the lieutenant governor of Minnesota from 2018-2019, assuming the position following Tina Smith's resignation to become a U.S. senator.


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Minnesota Legislature. (n.d.) Fischback, Michelle L. Retrieved on Nov. 18, 2020, from https://www.leg.mn.gov/legdb/fulldetail?id=10180.