Senator Hann is in his third term representing Eden Prairie and Minnetonka in the Minnesota State Senate, and serves as Chairman of the Senate Health and Human Services Committee, a member of the K-12 Education Committee, and a member of the Finance Committee. He is now a partnering agent with Boys and Tyler Financial Group Inc. after spending 25 years with Eden Prairie based E.A. Sween Company.
In his second year at Gustavus Adolphus College, Hann enlisted in the U..S. Army and served a tour of duty in Vietnam. After completing his degree in Religion, he did graduate work at the University of Chicago. He served eight years on the Eden Prairie School Board prior to his election to the state senate. Hann has been recognized by the Minnesota School Board Association for his service to education in the legislature, and has been named "Best Friend of the Taxpayer" four times by the Taxpayers League. He and his wife, Anne, have four children.