Watertown, South Dakota , United States
|| September 03, 1929
Jul 11, 2019 01:49am
|Info||[In two elections, 2000 (AZ-01) and 2002 (SD-AL)] Tollefson got 1 percent of the vote in ... unsuccessful bid(s) in the Republican primary for the U.S. House. |
Tollefson has served as an assistant to Gov. Sigurd Anderson and U.S. Rep. E.Y. Berry. He has served as assistant to U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Ezra Taft Benson in the Eisenhower administration, assistant administrator for the U.S. Agency for International Development in the State Department and U.S. Aid Mission director in Nairobi, Kenya.
Before returning to South Dakota, Tollefson had been a real estate agent in Phoenix since 1972