Ron Erickson

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Ron Erickson
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Montana State Senate District 47
Incumbent
In office
2009-Present
Term ends
January 7, 2013
Years in position 5
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$82.64/day
Per diem$103.69/day
Elections and appointments
First elected2008
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limits8 years in any 16-year period
Prior offices
Montana State House of Representatives
1999-2009
Education
Bachelor'sBradley University, 1955
Ph.D.University of Iowa, 1959
Personal
BirthdayApril 20, 1933
Place of birthPeoria, IL
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Ron Erickson (b. April 20, 1933) is a Democratic member of the Montana State Senate, representing District 47.

Erickson earned his BS from Bradley University in 1955. He went on to receive his PhD from the University of Iowa in 1959.

Erickson worked in various research positions for the University of Texas, NATO, from 1958 to 1961. He then worked as Assistant Professor for Canisius College from 1961 to 1965. He went on to be the Director of Environmental Studies for the University of Montana from 1976 to 1984. From 1965 to 1998 he was Professor and Associate Professor for the University of Montana.

Erickson served in the Montana State House of Representatives from 1999 to 2009. He joined the Montana State Senate in 2009. He has served in that position since, representing the 47th district.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Erickson has been appointed to these committees:

2009-2010

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

Elections

2008

On November 4, 2008, Erickson won election to the 47th District Seat in the Montana State Senate unopposed.[1]

Montana State Senate, District 47 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Ron Erickson (D) 9,439

Campaign donors

In 2008, Erickson collected $15,642 in donations.[2]

His five largest contributors in 2008 were:

Donor Amount
Eric Feaver $200
United Transportation Union $160
Montana Public Employees Association $160
Glacier PAC $160
Ronald Erickson $160

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Personal

Erickson and his wife, Nancy, have two children.

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Montana Senate District 47
2009–present
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