|United States Senator|
|Assumed office |
January 3, 2018
Serving with Amy Klobuchar
|Appointed by||Mark Dayton|
|Preceded by||Al Franken|
|48th Lieutenant Governor of Minnesota|
January 5, 2015 – January 2, 2018
|Preceded by||Yvonne Prettner Solon|
|Succeeded by||Michelle Fischbach|
March 4, 1958
Albuquerque, New Mexico, U.S.
|Education||Stanford University (BA)|
Dartmouth College (MBA)
Smith was the 48th Lieutenant Governor of Minnesota from 2015 to 2018. She has been a high-profile member of Governor Mark Dayton's administration and a key participant in legislative negotiations. She is a former Chief of Staff to Dayton. She is a member of the Minnesota Democratic–Farmer–Labor Party.
References[change | change source]
- Belden, Doug (February 4, 2014). "Dayton picks chief of staff Tina Smith as running mate". St. Paul Pioneer Press. Retrieved November 29, 2014.
- Grow, Doug (May 9, 2016). "Why there has never been a lieutenant governor like Tina Smith". MinnPost. Retrieved August 12, 2016.
- Orrick, Dave (December 12, 2017). "Mark Dayton will name Franken's replacement Wednesday. Here's what to expect". St. Paul Pioneer Press. Retrieved December 12, 2017.