Name: Samuel D. 'Sam' Brownback
Born: September 12, 1956 in Parker, Kansas
Religion: Roman Catholic
Education: JD, University of Kansas, 1982; BS, Agricultural Economics, Kansas State University, 1979.
Professional Experience: Attorney/Teacher/Broadcaster, 1983-1986.
Senator, United States Senate, 1997-present
Representative, United States House of Representatives, 1995-1996
Vice Chair, Riley County Republican Party, 1984
Secretary of Agriculture.