Janet Beihoffer was elected as the National Committeewoman from Minnesota in May 2012. Retired from her career at IBM, she currently teaches Management Information Systems part-time at Metropolitan State University. Beihoffer earned a B.S. in Education from Miami University of Ohio, an MBA in Accounting from the George Washington University and became a registered CPA (now inactive) in Virginia. She has been the Statewide Director of Election Operations for the MN GOP since 2010, and served as the Chair of the Minnesota 2nd Congressional District from 2008-2009. Beihoffer was on the Board of Directors for the Volunteers Enlisted to Assist People from 1990-1998 and the Mount Olivet Lutheran Church Board of Life and Growth from 1998-2004. She resides in Lakeville, MN with her husband, Dale, and is the mother of four children, Elaine, Linda, Mark, and Eric.