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Julie BlahaDEMDemocrat Auditor
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MNResidence (state)

Julie Blaha is an American educator and politician who is serving as the 19th State Auditor of Minnesota. Blaha earned her Bachelor of Science from St. Cloud State University and her Master of Arts in education from Saint Mary's University of Minnesota. She worked as a middle school math teacher and secretary-treasurer of the Minnesota AFL–CIO. In the 2018 elections, Blaha ran for Minnesota State Auditor and defeated Republican Pam Myhra in the general election. She was sworn into office on January 7, 2019. She is running for reelection in 2022.Blaha and her husband, Roger, live in Ramsey, Minnesota.

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Education4 - 4 of 2
Saint Mary's University of Minnesota
MEd Curriculum/Instruction
2005 - 2007
Saint Cloud State University
BS Elementary Education
1988 - 1992
Past Positions1 - 5 of 5
Auditor
State of Minnesota
2019 - Current
Sixth Grade Mathematics Teacher
Anoka-Hennepin Independent School District #11
2014 - 2016
President
Anoka-Hennepin Education Minnesota
2002 - 2014
Seventh Grade Mathematics Teacher
Anoka-Hennepin Independent School District #11
1999 - 2010
Secretary Treasurer and Former General Board Member
Minnesota American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations
2008 - Current
Other Experience1 - 6 of 6
Member
Education Minnesota
2002 - 2016
Record Clerk
Minneapolis Central Labor Union Council, American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
2006 - 2016
Member
Minnesota Coalition for the Homeless Board
2015 - Current
Council Member
Minnesota Safe Schools Technical Assistance Council
2014 - Current
Precinct Chair, Convention Delegate, and Volunteer
Democratic Farmer Labor Party
1988 - 2010
Member
Minnesota Governor’s School Finance Task Force