Jon Tester is known as the Montana farmer; he is also once a music teacher for two years before he reverted back to the farm. Today however, John Tester is a U.S politician. He is a member of the 114th session of the Senate. Jon is a Democrat by political inclination.
Tester was first elected into the Senate in the year 2006 when he beat his Republican opponent in a closely contested election. Tester had previously served as the president of the Montana Senate. He is dean, Montana Congregational delegation. Jon is a Senior Senator in the Senate as at today- a position he attained in 2014.
Jon’s C.V as a farmer is loaded. At age nine, an unfortunate accident on the farm led to his losing his middle three fingers of his left hand. Jon was born in Havre Montana to Helen Marie (nee Pearson) and David o Tester on the 21st of August 1956. It was during his senior years in College that Jon got married to his beau-Sharta Bitz who also has a rich farming background like Jon. All those activities has changed with time; because what Jon is known for today is his activities on deliberations on the floor of the Senate.
Jon is a graduate of University of Great Falls with a B.S in Music in the year 1978.
Jon is worth an estimated $1.66 million dollars.
Jon is currently serving on the board of five major committees which are divided into sub-committees. He currently chairs the Committee on Indian Affairs.
Jon’s efforts have not gone without notice in the Senate. Awards have come his way. One of such awards is the 2015 Golden Triangle Awards; the award was dully accepted by Jon. Many more will come his way judging by his political antecedents.
- Occupation: Politician.
- Age: 60.
- Date of Birth: 21-08-1956.
- Place of birth: Havre Montana
- Gender: Male.
- Height in m: Missing.
- Height in ft: Missing.
- Height in cm: Missing.
- Weight in kg: Not available.
- Weight in pound: Not available.
- Hair color: Missing.
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- Parents: Helen Marie (nee Pearson) and David O Tester
- Siblings: Missing.
- Measurements: Not given.
- Spouse: Sharta Bitz.
- Ethnicity/Race: American
- Nationality: American.