Ronald Mortensen

County: Meeker
Job Title: County Engineer
District: 8
Office Phone: 320-693-5362
Office Fax: 320-693-5369

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College Attended: University of Minnesota
Interests: Hobby Farming, Hunting,Fishing, Church & Community Activites

Grew up in Cosmos, MN (Center of the Universe). Worked for uncle in road construction business during high school and Jr college. Graduated from Willmar State Jr College in 1970, with Associatate of Science, Pre-Engineering. Served in the U.S. Army (Stationed in Viet Nam) 1971-1972. Worked as a truck driver till 1986. Worked for MnDOT (District 8) as a technician and Senior Engineer 1986 to 2001. Graduated from the University of Minnesota in 1993 with a Degree in Civil Engineering. Became a registered Professional Engineer in 1997. Was appointed Meeker County Engineer in 2001. A member of the Southwest Chapter of MSPE. An active member of the Trinity Lutheran Church, serving many positions. A Paid Up For Life member of the American Legion, Post 126, Cosmos, MN (Presently serving as Gambling Manager since 1995). My wife Shirley and I were married in 1973 and have four children, Brenda, Jeremy, Melissa & Dustin.