Before she was elected to the Minnesota Senate, Susan Kent was a strong advocate for students at South Washington County Schools. She also founded the Twin Cities East Chapter of Mothers & More, a national non-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of mothers through support, education and advocacy.
Sen. LeRoy Stumpf spoke at the Minnesota Housing announcement event alongside Gov. Mark Dayton, Rep. Alice Hausman, Minnesota Housing Commissioner Mary Tingerthal and other advocates.
Testimony from seven former Minnesota Teachers of the Year impressed and impassioned members of the Senate E-12 Finance Committee to take action during the 2015 Legislative Session.