Appointed to Nebraska Legislature: 2010; elected to Legislature 2012
Born Jan. 9, 1946, in Sioux City, Iowa.
Education: Graduate of Jackson District #5 K-8 “Timber School,” 1960; South Sioux City High School, 1964.
Family: Married Dee Boeckenhauer; four children: Christina Mundil, Charles Bloomfield, Beth Brader and Mark Bloomfield.
Occupation: Semi-retired farmer.
Former: Truck driver.
Military service: U.S. Army (1966-68); Vietnam veteran.
Member: Winside American Legion; Wayne County Republican Party (chairman)
Former member: Jackson School Board.