Mike Dunleavy (politician)
|12th Governor of Alaska|
|Assumed office |
December 3, 2018
|Preceded by||Bill Walker|
|Member of the Alaska Senate|
from the E district
D district (2013–2015)
January 15, 2013 – January 15, 2018
|Succeeded by||Mike Shower|
|Born||May 5, 1961|
Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.
|Education||Misericordia University (BA)|
University of Alaska Fairbanks (MEd)
In 2017, he announced he would run for Governor of Alaska in 2018, but left the race in September 2017. In December 2017, Dunleavy announced his return to the race for governor. He would go on to defeat Democrat Mark Begich.
Personal life[change | change source]
He is married to Rose who is from the Kobuk River Valley community in Noorvik. They have three children together named Maggie, Catherine, and Ceil. All of them were raised in both urban and rural Alaska.
References[change | change source]
- "Biography of Alaska Governor Mike Dunleavy – Mike Dunleavy". gov.alaska.gov. Retrieved 2020-06-04.
- "Mike Dunleavy". Juneau, Alaska: Alaska Legislature. Retrieved October 30, 2013.
- Dunleavy suspends campaign for Alaska governor as Huggins files to run, Alaska Dispatch News, Nathaniel Herz, September 12, 2017. Retrieved September 13, 2017.
- Denleavy back in race for governor, Mat-Su Valley Frontiersman, December 22, 2017.
Other websites[change | change source]
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