August 5 Speaker: Julia Coleman, MN State Senator

Kevin Hegland introduced state senator Julia Coleman, who represents District 47 and Carver County.  She was elected in November 2020 to the seat formerly held by Dr. Scott Jensen.  She is the daughter-in-law of former U.S. Senator Norm Coleman, and a graduate of the University of Minnesota, majoring in political science and sociology. She has held positions as a news reporter, a public relations manager, and elected member of the Chanhassen City Council.  Ms. Coleman shared dramatic stories of her personal life encompassing the demands of motherhood and politics. She declared that she feels free to vote her personal choice in legislative matters and that she supports bipartisan cooperation.

To contact Senator Coleman:

Capitol Office

95 University Avenue W.

Minnesota Senate Bldg., Room 2101

St. Paul, MN 55155

651-296-4837

E-mail: sen.julia.coleman@senate.mn