Born on January 23 to Bert Denn and Hildegard (Drummer) Denn.
Works for Bert Denn and Sons Farms in Mankato, MN until 1976.
Works for Kato Engineering Inc. in coil and stator winder technology until 1968 and again from 1971 to 1974.
Serves in the U.S. Army as a Security Agency, Non-Morse Communications Analyst and in Top-Secret Cypto Clearance until 1971.
Works for MetLife Financial Services as a sales representative, marketing specialist and director at various locations through 1985.
Receives the Leaders Conference Award from MetLife Financial Services and again in 1979, 1980 and 1985.
Earns a Bachelor of Science in political science and economics from Minnesota State University, Mankato.
Achieves a Master of Business Administration from Minnesota State University, Mankato; Becomes a chartered life underwriter.
Becomes a chartered financial consultant; Is the SW regional manager of the Catholic Aid Association in St. Paul, MN until 1989.
Receives the Regional Sales Manager Award from the Catholic Aid Association and again in 1988.
Is director of Prudential Financial Services in Sioux Falls, SD and Aberdeen, SD through 1995.
Receives the Rose Award from the National Association of Financial Advisors.
Receives the Career Development Award from the General Agency Managers Association and again in 1993.
Is a financial services executive for MetLife Financial Services in Mankato, MN until retiring in 2000.
Is awarded the Spark Plug from the Aberdeen, SD National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors.
Is involved with the Greater Mankato Chamber Business Committee until 2000.
Volunteers as a state and federal legislative advocate for veterans benefits and continues to do so.
Maintains membership with Key Cities Conservation Club, AAA, Minnesota Valley Corvette Club, National Corvette Museum, FarmAmerica and AARP.
Maintains membership with the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 950, Disabled American Veterans Chap. 10, American Legion Post 475 and NRA.
Holds a National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal and Expert Badge M14 Rifle.