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Biography

Having grown up and lived in Prior Lake for most of his life, Kevin understands the needs and interests of this district. A graduate of Prior Lake public schools, Kevin attended St. Cloud State University where he served in student government and majored in accounting.

After graduation Kevin initially worked as a CPA in the Minneapolis-based Big Four firms of KPMG and Deloitte & Touche. In 1996 his entrepreneurial spirit drove him to start his own creative, marketing and digital firm, StepStoneGroup. Kevin enjoyed the communication arts, was intrigued by the Internet as a marketing vehicle, and had an entrepreneurial spirit. He wanted to create jobs in his community and leverage his knowledge of accounting, business and law for the many small- and medium-sized businesses in and around his South of the River community.

As a business owner he joined and became active in the non-profit leadership group, Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) where his fellow entrepreneurs elected him President of EO’s Minnesota Chapter because they recognized his business success and dedication to service.

Kevin is also an avid philanthropic leader in the Twin Cities and has served on numerous nonprofit and for-profit boards. Most notably, Kevin has raised almost $250K for Parkinson’s disease through his skydiving efforts.

Although Kevin has had many successes, he’s driven to accomplish more. Kevin is passionate about work and about putting people over party.

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