Omar (Omar) Fateh (D-62)

State Senator Omar Fateh

Omar (Omar) Fateh (D-62)
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Capitol: 651.296.4261
FAX: 651.296.6511
District: 612.406.8816
Room 2325 MN Senate Office Building 95 University Avenue West
St. Paul, MN 55155
95 University Avenue West
St. Paul, MN 55155
Residence:Minneapolis, MN

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Senator Omar Fateh was first elected to the Minnesota Senate in 2021. He represents Senate District 62, which covers the community of South Minneapolis. Fateh is the son of hard-working immigrant parents from Somalia. He has a Master's Degree in Public Administration and is an Ambassador with Change of the Narrative and a mentor with Tusaalo Mentoring. He is also active with local organizations and initiatives such as Neighborhoods Organizing for Change, VoteYes4Kids, 15Now, Minnesota Association of Public Employees, and the DFL Somali Caucus. Fateh and his wife, Kaltum Mohamed, currently rent an apartment in the Phillips neighborhood. Sen. Fateh currently serves on the State Government and Elections Committee, Human Services Licensing Committee, Human Services Reform Finance and Policy Committee, and is the DFL lead on the Technology and Reform Committee.

Election / Personal Info

First Elected: 2020    Next Election: 2024
Spouse: Kaltum Mohamed   
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