Karl lives in Grand Forks with wife, Twila, and their three children.
Born and raised in Bremen, North Dakota.
Received his B.A. in agricultural economics from North Dakota State University.
Is a Certified Financial Planner.
Board member and past chair of the Regional Economic Development Corporation.
Grand Forks Chamber of Commerce board member.
Altru Health Resources board member.
Empire Arts Center board member.
Active volunteer for the Boy Scouts of America and Calvary Lutheran Church.
Enjoys spending time outdoors and being with his family at the lake.