NOEM, Kristi, a Representative from South Dakota; born in Watertown, S. Dak., November 30, 1971; graduated from Hamlin High School, Hayti, S. Dak., 1990; attended Mount Marty College, Yankton, S. Dak.; attended Northern State University, Aberdeen, S. Dak., 1990-1992; attended South Dakota State University, Brookings, S. Dak.; farmer; rancher; member of South Dakota house of representatives, 2007-2010; elected as a Republican to the One Hundred Twelfth Congress (January 3, 2011-present).
Source: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1771-Present