Jeanne Poppe is your representative for Minnesota House of Representatives 27B. Jeanne cares about her district and would like to hear your thoughts and concerns.
REPRESENTATIVE JEANNE POPPE District 27B; Elected 2004; born July 6, 1957, Houston, MN; home 900 4th St NW Austin, MN; education Houston High School, Diploma 1975; University of Wisconsin – River Falls, B.A. 1980; Winona State University, M.S. 1985.
College Counselor, Riverland Community College since 1999; Admissions Director, Riverland Community College 1995 – 1999; Women’s Center Director, MN Riverland Technical College 1992 – 1995; Career Counselor, Private Industry Council 1989 – 1992; Senior Citizens Paralegal, Southern MN Regional Legal Services 1984 – 1989.
Austin City Council, member 2nd Ward, 1994 – 2002; Austin Human Rights commission member, 2002 – 2004; Austin Area Foundation trustee, 2003 – 2009.
Higher education funding and policy matters, rural economic development including bio-science and agriculture, civic and community engagement.
Effective Leadership and Legislative Action
Representative Jeanne Poppe is well respected by other MN Representatives, and as a result resides on these many committees:
Governmental Operations, Reform, Technology and Elections (vice chair); Higher Education and Work Force Development Policy and Finance Division; State Government Finance Division; Bioscience and Workforce Development Policy Committee.
Representative Jeanne Poppe recently authored several Bills. For more information, please see Representative Jeanne Poppe’s Minnesota House of Representatives webpage.