Hoeven Announces New Regional Director in Bismarck

BISMARCK, N.D. – Senator John Hoeven today announced that Clare Carlson has joined his U.S. Senate office in Bismarck as regional director for south-central North Dakota.

Carlson most recently served as North Dakota State Director for the U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development, a role he held for more than 11 years across two separate terms. He also worked as the Deputy Director for North Dakota Workforce Safety and Insurance, in Hoeven’s office during his time as Governor and in the offices of U.S. Senator Mark Andrews and North Dakota Governor Ed Schafer. Carlson also served in the North Dakota House of Representatives during the 53rd General Assembly.

“After a long history of serving North Dakotans across a variety of roles and administrations, we’re excited to have Clare join our office,” said Hoeven. “His depth of experience and familiarity with issues important to our state and communities will help ensure he serves the Bismarck region well.”

Carlson will be working from Hoeven’s office at 220 East Rosser Avenue, Room 312 in Bismarck and can be reached at 701-250-4618 or clare_carlson@hoeven.senate.gov