Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN)

Representative for Minnesota, Democrat, MN-05

Ilhan Omar


Home town: Minneapolis
Born: October 4, 1982
Born in: Mogadishu, Somalia
Occupation: Health Educator, Political Aide, Advocacy Nonprofit Executive
Religion: Muslim
Marital status: M
Spouse: Tim Mynett
Previous political experience: MN House, 2017-19; US House, 2019-present
Elected in year: 2018
Next election in year: 2022
Family: 3 children
Education: BS ND St. Univ., 2011
Ethnicity: African American


Twitter Handle:
Facebook Address: RepIlhan



Education and Labor

  • Higher Education and Workforce Investment
  • Workforce Protections

Foreign Affairs

  • Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations
  • International Development, International Organizations and Global Corporate Social Impact


Washington, D.C. Office:

1730 Longworth House Office Building
Washington, DC 20515
Phone: 202-225-4755

Minneapolis Office:

404 3rd Avenue North, Suite 203
Minneapolis, MN 55401
Phone: 612-333-1272