Trustee Alfredo Oliveira
Congressional District #6
Legislative District #19A
Term Dates: August 6, 2012, through
June 30, 2014
900 7th Avenue South, Apt. 302
St. Cloud, MN 56301
Alfredo Oliveira, St. Cloud, is originally from Brazil. He is a student at St. Cloud State University pursuing a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and a minor in International Relations, where he will graduate in May 2014. Oliveira was the recipient of the Deeann Griebel Scholarship in 2012. He is a peer mentor as well as an academic advisor in the Honors Office. Oliveira graduated from St. Cloud Technical and Community College in 2010 and 2013, where he earned an A.A.S. in Sales and Management, and an A.S. in Business Management, respectively. His long-term goals are to earn a Ph.D. in Political Science and teach college-level classes.
This past summer, Oliveira moved to Washington, D.C. for his internship with U.S. Senator Al Franken. This spring, he will be interning at the Minnesota Senate. Oliveira was the president of the St. Cloud Technical and Community College Student Senate from 2009 to 2010, and served as student senate vice president from 2008 to 2009. While a student at SCTCC, he was a member of the Quality Crew Committee, Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society, and Collegiate DECA, where he received recognition for serving as Chapter Vice President.
Oliveira was first appointed to the Board of Trustees by Governor Tim Pawlenty in 2010 and was reappointed by Governor Mark Dayton in 2012 for a two-year term expiring June 30, 2014. Oliveira represents technical college students on the Board of Trustees.