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Gerald Lange's Biography
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Gerald F. Lange
Wife: Alice; 4 Children: Bob, Marilyn, Jill, Heidi
Devils Lake, ND
PhD, University of Navarra, 1964
Attended, Georgetown University, 1957
PhB, University of North Dakota, 1951
Candidate, South Dakota House of Representatives, District 8, 2010
Senator, South Dakota State Senate, 1990-2000
Candidate, South Dakota State House, 1984
Lake Central School Board, 1981-1984
Board Member, South Dakota Committee on the Humanities Foundation, 2002-present
Delegate, National Congressional Conference on Civic Education, 2001-present
Member, Council Against Sexual Assault Local and State Board, 2000-present
Member, South Dakota Natural Resources Coalition, 1970-present
Director, Sioux Valley Energy, 1971-2004
Board of Directors, Sioux Valley-Southwestern Electric Cooperative, 1971-present
Professor, History, Dakota State University, 1964-1990
Professor, English, University of Navarra, 1962-1964
Teacher, Wales, North Dakota School, 1961-1962
Teacher, Nekoma, South Dakota, 1954-1960
Look Out/Trail Work, United States Forest Service, Deerlodge National Forest, 1951-1957
T-3, 126th Signal Service Corps, Army Signal Activity, United States Army, 1946-1947
Religious, Civic, and other Memberships
Member, Democrats for Life, 2002-present
Member, Bethel Letheran Board Foundation, 2000-present
Member, Agriculture Committee, Chamber of Commerce, 1985-present
Member, Madison Chamber of Commerce, 1984-present
Member, American Legion, 1975-present
Member, Peace and Justice Center, 1970-present
Member, Isaac Walton League, 1965-present
Member, Kiwanis International, 1964-present
Member, Organization of American Historians, 1964-present
Member, Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW), 1949-present
Member, Knights of Columbus, 1946-present
Member, Humanities Council and Foundation
Member, Right to Life
Board Member, Bethel Lutheran Nursing Home and Foundation Board, 1994-2004
Member, Center for the Book, Humanities Foundation, 2002-2004
Chair, Lake County Democratic Party, 1989-1990
Member, Student Senate, University of North Dakota, 1949-1950
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