Biography

Elected to Nebraska Legislature: 2008; re-elected 2012

Born Jan. 15, 1971, in Fremont.

Education: Graduate of Logan View High School, 1989; Wayne State College (B.S.), 1997.

Family: Married Ellen Fauss, Sept. 10, 2010; four children: Charlie, Jr., Betsy Anne, Scarlett Charlize and Dane.

Occupation: Chairman and CEO, RTG Medical.

Former: U.S. Navy search and rescue swimmer.

Military service: U.S. Navy (1989-93).

Member: St. Patrick’s Catholic Church; Fremont Area Chamber of Commerce; board of directors, Fremont Area United Way; board of directors, Greater Fremont Development Council; senior vice-commander, VFW.

Former member: Fremont City Council; Fremont Veterans Club (president).

Read the Unicameral Update’s feature article on Sen. Janssen.