State Representative Rick Hansen is in his sixth term at the Minnesota House of Representatives, representing the areas of West St. Paul, Mendota Heights, and Lilydale.
Rep. Hansen was born in Albert Lea, Minnesota and is married to Suzanne with one son, Evan. He was raised on a family farm in rural Freeborn, Minnesota. Rep. Hansen graduated from Upper Iowa University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and graduated with a Master of Science degree in Soil Management from Iowa State University.
Rep. Hansen currently serves on three committees. He is the DFL Minority Lead on the Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance Committee, and he also serves on the Agriculture Finance Committee and the Capital Investment Committee.
Rick, Suzanne and Evan