Senator JoNell A. Bakke
City: Grand Forks
- Special Education Teacher
- BS, MA, Elementary and Special Education, UND
- NCATE Board on Examiners; NCATE ARPA Committee; Board NDEA; Past President and Advocacy Chair, GFEA Mentoring; Coordinator Grand Forks Public Schools; State Mentoring Advisory Board & State Trainer; PRIDE Trainer for Grand Forks County
- Foster Parent; Local President, Council for Exceptional Children; Phi Delta Kappa and Delta Kappa Gamma Educational Organizations
- Married (Gregory); 4 children; 2 grandsons
- Senate since 2007.