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Kendall Van Dyk
Montana State Senate District 25
In office
Term ends
January 5, 2015
Years in position 3
Base salary$82.64/day
Per diem$105.31/day
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits8 years in any 16-year period
Prior offices
Montana State House of Representatives
Bachelor'sMontana State University, Bozeman, 2003
BirthdayMarch 21, 1980
Place of birthThree Forks, MT
ProfessionWestern Energy Coordinator, Trout Unlimited
ReligionNon Denominational Christian
Office website
Kendall Van Dyk (b. March 21, 1980) is a Democratic member of the Montana State Senate. He has represented District 25 since 2011.

Van Dyk previously served in the Montana House of Representatives from 2007-2011.

Van Dyk received his BA in political science at Montana State University, Bozeman in 2003.

Committee assignments


At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Van Dyk served on the following committees:

Montana Committee Assignments, 2013
Business, Labor, and Economic Affairs
Fish and Game
State Administration


In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Van Dyk served on these committees:


In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Van Dyk served on these committees:



See also: Montana State Senate elections, 2010

On November 2, 2010, Van Dyk won election to the Montana State Senate, defeating Roy Brown by 4 votes after a recount.[1] He defeated Linda Wetzel in the June 8 primary by a margin of 1,208-332.

Montana State Senate, District 25 General election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Kendall Van Dyk (D) 3,109
Roy Brown (R) 3,101


On November 4, 2008 Kendall Van Dyk won the seat to the Montana House of Representatives for District 49, receiving 2,198 votes.

Van Dyk raised $15,313 for his campaign.[2]

Montana House of Representatives, District 49
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Kendall Van Dyk (D) 2,279
Kassidy Olson (R) 1,286

Campaign donors


In 2010, a year in which Dyk was up for re-election, he collected $147,822 in donations.[3]

No contributions to his campaign were over $1,000.

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Van Dyk has been highlighted as a "critical progressive candidate" by the People for the American Way.[4]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Roy Brown
Montana Senate District 25
Succeeded by
Preceded by
Montana State House District 49
Succeeded by
Mary McNally