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Donald Betzold's Biography
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Donald 'Don' R. Betzold
Wife: Leesa; 1 Child: Ben
JD, Hamline University School of Law, 1979
BA, Journalism, University of Minnesota, 1972
Candidate, Minnesota State Senate, District 51, 2010
Member, House-Senate Commission on Pensions and Retirement, 1997-present
Member, Minnesota Statehood Sesquicentennial Commission, 2006-2008
Member, Fridley Charter Commission, 1983-1992
Chair, Fridley Planning Commission, 1986-1992
Chair, Fridley Appeals Commission, 1982-1987
Attorney, Private Practice, 1980-present
United States Army, 1972-1976.
Colonel, Judge Advocate General's Corps, United States Army Reserves, 1976-2002
Religious, Civic, and other Memberships
Chair/Member, Media Committee, Minnesota State Bar Association, 1980-present
Member, Board of Directors, Jupicare of Anoka County, 1981-1986
President, Fridley 49-er Days, 1984-1986
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