Tom Fabel, 2-year Council Candidate
Resume of Thomas Lincoln Fabel (Tom Fabel)
Undergraduate: St. Paul Public Schools (Central High School, 1964)
A.B. degree: Carleton College, Northfield, Minnesota, 1968
J.D. degree: University Of Chicago Law School, Chicago, Illinois, 1971
Special Assistant and Deputy Attorney General, State of Minnesota, 1971–1987
Supervisor, Office of Public Protection, 1980 – ’87
Partner, Lindquist & Vennum, L.L.P., 1987-1997, 1999-2008 (Commercial and Constitutional litigation)
Deputy Mayor, City of St. Paul, 1998 (under Mayor Norman Coleman)
Assistant County Attorney, Hennepin County, 2008-2014 (Complex crime prosecutions)
Appellate Judge, Lower Sioux and Prairie Island Indian Communities, 2010-2016
Board of Directors, YMCA of Greater St. Paul (chair, 2005-2006)
Board of Directors, Ramsey County Historical Society, Youth Service Bureau, Minnesota Lawyers’ International Human Rights Committee.
Numerous Church Offices, Olivet Congregational Church, St. Paul, MN.
Adjunct Faculty, William Mitchell College Of Law
Community Theater Actor, 2011-present
Playwright: “Not In Our Neighborhood” (co-playwright), 2019; “Obscenity On Trial”, 2021
Johanna Shores Care Centers (bi-weekly musical program since 2009)
Habitat For Humanity
Feeding Frogtown Food Shelf Program
Youth baseball and basketball
Spouse: Jean M. Fabel (married 54 years)
Children: Jessica Fabel, Anne Cheatham (Jereb), Leah Young (Jeffrey), Theodore Fabel (Jessy). All children are graduates of Mounds View public schools.