Larry Hosch

Larry Hosch DEMDemocrat

American politician

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Larry HoschDEMDemocrat American politician
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Years of Age
11
Years of Experience
MNResidence (state)

Larry Hosch (born October 16, 1977) is a Minnesota politician and a former member of the Minnesota House of Representatives who represented District 14B, which includes portions of Stearns County in the central part of the state. A Democrat, he was first elected in 2004, and was re-elected in 2006, 2008 and 2010. He previously served as the mayor of Saint Joseph from 2001 to 2005. He retired from the House after the 2012 elections. Hosch was a member of the House Commerce and Labor Committee, and also served on the Finance subcommittees for the Agriculture, Rural Economies and Veterans Affairs Finance Division, the Health Care and Human Services Finance Division, and the Public Safety Finance Division. He was an assistant majority leader. On November 16, 2010, incoming Minority Leader Paul Thissen announced that he will be one of four Minority Whips during the 2011-2012 legislative session.Hosch has been the co-owner of Lamar Homes & Remodeling since 2003. He was previously a roofer with Granite City Roofing from 1998 to 2003, and Manager of Sal's Bar and Grill in St. Joseph from 1999 to 2001.

Education4 - 4 of 2
Augsburg College
MSW
2004
Saint John's University, Collegeville
BA Social Work
2000
Past Positions1 - 7 of 7
Minority Whip
Minnesota State House of Representatives
2010 - 2012
Representative
Minnesota State House of Representatives
2004 - 2012
Mayor
City of Saint Joseph
2001 - 2005
Former Assistant Majority Leader
Minnesota State House of Representatives
Owner
Lamar Homes and Remodeling, Limited Liability Corporation
2003 - Current
Roofer
Granite City Roofing
1998 - 2003
Manager
Sal's Bar and Grill
1999 - 2001
Other Experience1 - 13 of 13
Member
Saint Joseph Chamber of Commerce
2004 - Current
Member
National Association of Social Workers
2003 - Current
Member
Saint Joseph Jaycees
2002 - Current
Member
Roofers Local 96
1998 - Current
Member
Lasallian Youth
1995 - 1996
Former Volunteer
God Child Project
Member
Saint Joseph the Baptist Catholic Parish, present
Board Member
Saint Joseph Fire Board
2003 - Current
Chair
Saint Joseph School Committee
2003 - Current
Board Member
Life Cycle Housing Board
2002 - Current
Board Member
Saint Cloud Area Joint Planning District
2001 - Current
Board Member
Saint Joseph Economic Development Authority
2001 - Current
Executive Board Member
Area Planning Organization
2001 - Current