|Minnesota House of Representatives District 53A|
| Term in office began|
| Term in office ended|
|Political party||Democratic Farmer-Labor|
Gardner earned his MPA in Public Affairs from the Humphrey Institute of Public Affairs at the University of Minnesota, and B.A. in History from Grinnell College.
Prior to his election to the House, Gardner served as Executive Director of the Recycling Association of Minnesota from 1997-2006. He has also been an Administrator for Compatible Technology International and worked in Program Administration for Legacy International.
Gardner is married and has 2 children.
Prior to leaving the house, he served on the following committees:
- Environment Policy and Oversight (Vice Chair)
- Healthcare and Human Services Policy and Oversight
- Telecommunications Regulation and Infrastructure Division
Paul Gardner raised $45,507 for his campaign.
|Minnesota House of Representatives, District 53A (2008)|
|Paul Gardner (DFL)||11,524||52.28%|
|John Kappler (R)||10,488||47.58%|
Listed below are the two largest contributors to Paul Gardner's 2008 campaign.
|53rd Senate District Democrat-Farmer-Labor||$5,900|
- Paul Gardner's campaign website
- Minnesota House of Representatives - Rep. Paul Gardner
- Legislative Profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2006, 2004
|Minnesota State House District 53A
| Succeeded by|
Linda Runbeck (R)
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