Jeff is a Hennepin County Commissioner and founder of Midwest Employment Resources, a firm providing HR training and workplace investigations throughout the country.
He is a former attorney with Cargill, Inc. and law firms in Minneapolis and Chicago and has conducted over 100 investigations of harassment, discrimination or workplace misconduct claims and trained thousands of managers and employees in business, human resources and employment law topics.
Jeff previously served in the Minnesota House of Representatives and was the Republican candidate for Minnesota governor in 2014 and 2018. He graduated from Concordia College and Georgetown Law School.
Jeff is the author of "Connecting: How to Build Your Business, Sell Your Organization, Pitch Your Campaign or Jumpstart Your Love Life"
He and his wife, Sondi, live in the Twin Cities with their sons, Thor and Rolf, and their bulldog, Chester.