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Name Pronunciation Guide for House Members 2017 - 2018

Patty Acomb - A-come
Tony Albright - ALL-bright
Paul Anderson
Jeff Backer
Kristin Bahner - Bah (like a sheep)
Cal Bahr - bar
Dave Baker
Jamie Becker-Finn
Peggy Bennett
Connie Bernardy
Robert Bierman
Greg Boe
Jeff Brand
Hunter Cantrell
Andrew Carlson
Lyndon Carlson Sr.
Michelle (Shelly) Christensen
Anne Claflin - CLAF-lin
John (Jack) Considine Jr.
Brian Daniels
Kurt Daudt - Doubt
Greg Davids
Jim Davnie - DAV-nee
Raymond Dehn - Dean
Lisa Demuth - day-myth
Bob Dettmer
Steve Drazkowski - Draz-cow-ski
Rob Ecklund
Heather Edelson
Steve Elkins
Sondra Erickson
Dan Fabian - Faye-be-n
Peter Fischer
Mary Franson
Mike Freiberg - Fry-berg
Pat Garofalo - Ga-ra-fa-low
Aisha Gomez
Steve Green
Matt Grossell
Glenn Gruenhagen - Grun-hagen
Bob Gunther
Barb Haley - hay lee
Laurie Halverson
Rod Hamilton
Rick Hansen
Hodan Hassan - Hah-SAHN
Alice Hausman
John Heinrich
Josh Heintzeman
Kaohly Her
Jerry Hertaus - Her-toss
Frank Hornstein - HORN-steen
Melissa Hortman
Michael Howard
John Huot - Hewitt
Brian Johnson
Tony Jurgens
Debra Kiel - Keel
Ginny Klevorn - Kle'vorn
Erin Koegel - Kay-guhl
Carlie Kotyza-Witthuhn - Coh-tease-uh Wit-Toon
Jon Koznick
Ron Kresha - Kree-shaw
Mary Kunesh-Podein - koon-esh - poe-deen
Sandy Layman
Fue Lee
John Lesch - LESH
Tina Liebling - LEE-bling
Ben Lien
Leon Lillie
Todd Lippert - Lip(short i) pert(short e)
Dave Lislegard
Diane Loeffler - LAW-fler
Jamie Long
Eric Lucero
Dale Lueck
Tim Mahoney
Alice Mann
Carlos Mariani - Ma-ree-AH-nee
Paul Marquart - MAR-qwort
Sandra Masin - Mason
Joe McDonald
Shane Mekeland - Mehk - land
Tim Miller
Kelly Moller
Rena Moran - Mo-ran
Kelly Morrison
Jeremy Munson
Mary Murphy
Jim Nash
Michael V. Nelson
Anne Neu
Mohamud Noor
Bud Nornes - NOR-ness
Tim O'Driscoll
Liz Olson
Marion O'Neill
Gene Pelowski Jr.
John Persell - Per-CELL
John Petersburg
Nels Pierson
Dave Pinto
Jeanne Poppe - POPP-ee
John Poston - POST-un
Laurie Pryor
Duane Quam
Jason Rarick
Ruth Richardson
Kristin Robbins
Linda Runbeck
Steve Sandell
Julie Sandstede - Sandsted
Duane Sauke - Sowk
Joe Schomacker - Shoe-mah-ker
Jennifer Schultz
Peggy Scott
Zack Stephenson
Mike Sundin - Sundeen
Chris Swedzinski - Swa –zin-ski
Brad Tabke - Tab-Key
Tama Theis - Tice
Paul Torkelson
Dean Urdahl
Samantha Vang
Bob Vogel
Jean Wagenius - wa-GHEEN-yus
Ami Wazlawik - WAZ-la-wik
Nolan West
Ryan Winkler
Dan Wolgamott - Wal-guh-mott
Jay Xiong
Tou Xiong
Cheryl Youakim - U-wa-keem
Nick Zerwas