Representative Melissa Hortman

Legislative District:

36B

Committees

Rules and Legislative Administration

Representative Hortman received her B.A. in Political Science and Philosophy from Boston University and then earned her J.D. at the University of Minnesota. She lives in Brooklyn Park with her husband; their two kids are currently in college. Her legislative priorities include addressing the problem of rising student debt, developing clean energy jobs, and fighting for women’s equal pay for equal work. Melissa is currently serving as the Minority Leader within the Minnesota State House of Representatives.