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Jon Lynn Christensen

Personal data
Date of birthFebruary 20, 1963(age 48)
Place of birthSt. Paul, Nebraska
Political partyRepublican
SpouseTara Dawn Holland
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Nebraska's 2nd district
In officeJanuary 3, 1995 - January 3, 1999
Succeeded byLee Terry
Preceded byPeter Hoagland

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Jon Lynn Christensen (born February 20, 1963, in St. Paul, Nebraska) is a former member of the United States House of Representatives.

Christensen graduated from St. Paul High School, earned his undergraduate degree from Midland Lutheran College, and his Juris Doctor from South Texas College of Law in Houston. He was admitted to the bar in Nebraska in 1992.

Christensen was vice president of COMREP, Inc. He was the marketing director for Connecticut Mutual Insurance Company. For his last several years prior to serving in Congress, he was an insurance executive and helped form the Aquila Group, Inc.

Christensen was elected as a Republican to the 104th and 105th United States Congresses serving from January 3, 1995 to January 3, 1999. In 1998, he ran for Governor of Nebraska but was defeated in a landslide to Mike Johanns.

He has been married twice. His current marriage is to the former Miss America, Tara Dawn Holland, who he married on November 21, 1998; they have one child. He met her on February 14, 1997, while Miss Holland was visiting Omaha, Nebraska as part of George Bush's promotion of literacy, "Literacy in America, Power of One."

Rep. Christensen was married to Meredith Stewart Maxfield, but they divorced in 1996.

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Editorial: Capo still playing musical chairs - OCRegister Tweet this news
OCRegister--Children First, the teachers union and the staff union also ousted incumbent Larry -Christensen-, who will be replaced by -Lynn- Hatton. ... - Date : Fri, 05 Nov 2010 09:00:33 GMT+00:00
Recalls Successful: Voters Elect Three New Capistrano Unified Trustees, Change ... - San Clemente Times Tweet this news
San Clemente Times--by -Jonathan- Volzke Voters recalled Ken Lopez Maddox and Mike Winsten and refused to return Larry -Christensen- to his seat on the Capistrano Unified School ... - Date : Wed, 03 Nov 2010 08:36:13 GMT+00:00
Cunningham's list of endorsements grows - News & Observer Tweet this news
News & Observer--"The legislative branch had more to do with it than any other branch of government," Edmisten said. By staff writers Rob -Christensen-, Jane Stancill and -Lynn- ... - Date : Tue, 25 May 2010 06:02:40 GMT+00:00
Coyote attacks increasing in Seal Beach, Rossmoor - OCRegister Tweet this news
OCRegister--A cockapoo and a dachshund were both killed recently in their own backyards, -Christensen- reported. Two other daschunds and a westie were also attacked but ... - Date : Mon, 17 May 2010 18:55:41 GMT+00:00
GrassRoots TV expands to Carbondale and Glenwood - Aspen Daily News Tweet this news
Aspen Daily News--“It's going to be a slow roll-out,” -Christensen- said, “but eventually it will truly be a valleywide network.” But longtime Glenwood Springs resident -Lynn- ... - Date : Fri, 07 May 2010 10:19:11 GMT+00:00
Caring for the city's furry residents - Santa Rosa Press Democrat Tweet this news
Santa Rosa Press Democrat--“They are Tim -Christensen-; Jack Eliot; Grant Garl; June Gerron; -Jonathan- Long; who is our vice chair and very active; Pamela Morris; Barbara Van Gennep; ... - Date : Thu, 29 Apr 2010 22:05:58 GMT+00:00
Actress Lynn Redgrave dead at 67 - Globe and Mail Tweet this news
Globe and Mail--JEFF -CHRISTENSEN-/REUTERS New York - The Associated Press Published on Monday, May. 03, 2010 11:40AM EDT Last updated on Monday, May. ... - Date : Mon, 03 May 2010 15:52:12 GMT+00:00

United States House of Representatives
Preceded by
Peter Hoagland (D)
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Nebraska's 2 congressional district

January 3, 1995 - January 3, 1999
Succeeded by
Lee Terry (R)

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