Rowley, Colleen

Rowley, Colleen – 



at Georgetown University, 2014

BORN December 20, 1954 (age 62)
New Hampton, Iowa, United States
RESIDENCE Apple Valley, Minnesota
OCCUPATION Political activist, retired FBI special agent
YEARS ACTIVE 2006–present
POLITICAL PARTY Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party
SPOUSE(S) Ross Rowley

Coleen Rowley (born December 20, 1954) is an American former FBI special agent and whistleblower, and was a Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party (DFL) candidate for Congress in Minnesota’s 2nd congressional district, one of eight congressional districts in Minnesota in 2006. She lost the general election to Republican incumbent John Kline.[1]

Early life and education

Rowley grew up in New Hampton, Iowa and graduated valedictorian of her high school class in 1973. Her father was a letter carrier for 31 years.[citation needed] She graduated with honors from Wartburg College in Waverly, Iowa in 1977 with a degree in French. In 1980, she received her law degree from the University of Iowa College of Law and passed the IowaBar Exam that summer.[2]

Source: Coleen Rowley – Wikipedia